Recorded on the 6th of January – Feast of the Epiphany – we study The Adoration of the Magi by the 19th Century Portuguese painter, Domingos Sequeira.
Recorded on December 6th 2023, this episode takes a look at St. Nicholas (not Santa Claus) on his feast day with his life depicted in some fine examples of sacred art.
In this, the 25th episode of St. Luke’s Gallery, we study two churches in Chicago: one offering an incredible holistic sacred experience and the other, the exact opposite following a tragic modernist renovation in the late 1960s.
In this 24th episode of St. Luke’s Gallery, we take a look at this incredibly moving work of art by an unknown 18th Century artist.
In this 23rd episode of St. Luke’s Gallery, we take a look at the very detailed works of Hans Memling, a Flemish painter from the 15th Century.
A run-in with a blasphemous mural on the side of a Catholic school in my neighborhood has inspired me to put together this episode, featuring some beautiful and inspiring images of Our Blessed Mother in sacred art.
Up until now, St. Luke’s Gallery has focused primarily on sacred paintings and icons. In this 21st episode however, we’ll take a more holistic look at some of Philadelphia’s Churches to appreciate the beauty of the exterior, as well as the interior architecture and features.
Recorded during Holy Week 2023, this 20th episode studies Christ’s Descent Into Limbo by the Renaissance painter, Andrea Mantegna. For Easter Meditation, please see episode 7: Christ’s Appearance to Mary Magdalene.
Recorded the Third Sunday of Lent, 2023. In this episode, we meditate upon seven works of art while praying the Chaplet of the Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
In this 18th episode, recorded at the start of Lent, 2023, we study Christ in the Wilderness by the 19th Century Russian painter, Ivan Kramskoi.