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The Christian Artist

The Artistic Gift

In his 1999 “Letter to Artists,” Pope Saint John Paul II said this. “Not all are called to be artists in the …

A 12th Century Letter To The Artist

Somewhere around the year 1122 AD, Benedictine artist/monk Roger of Helmarshausen, under the pseudonym Theophilus, wrote a treatise on artistic crafts titled …

Love and Sacrifice

To be a Christian in any endeavor, ¬†including art, is to know the meaning of sacrifice. Jesus once told us, His followers, …

Make Better Art

Why is there so much mediocre Christian art? It has gotten to a point where Christian artists shun the label because it …

Our Spiritual Quest

Did you ever consider your life as a quest, a grand adventure? Life as a journey is an apt metaphor. It is …

How Can Abstract Art Be Christian?

A recent conversation I had with an abstract artist who also considers themselves a “Christian artist,” has given me the opportunity to …