Catholic Books >  Catholic Culture Books >  Catholic Art and Architecture > 





Catholic Art and Architecture



Browse Catholic Art and Architecture Category Now.
spacer line

Show / Hide Description

Ghiberti's doors on Grace Cathedral.Art gives form to the truth of reality and bears a certain likeness to God's activity in what he has created. (CCC 2501) The Catholic Church has always been a great patron of the arts.  It has enabled the creation of great works like Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel, Ghiberti's golden baptistery doors, the Giotto's murals of St. Francis.  Even in the "dark ages" it was the Church that made possible the building of the European cathedrals and the painting of illuminated manuscripts. 

Explore the connection between beauty, holiness, and art. Learn why churches are full of symbolic art and why icons are not properly referred to as paintings.  Discover why beautiful churches still matter and every thing else about the legacy of art and architecture in the Catholic Church.


New Arrivals
Ugly as Sin
Why They Changed Our Churches from Sacred Places to Meeting Spaces - and How We Can Change Them Back Again
Paperback 
Price: $18.95
This item carries the Aquinas and More Good Faith Guarantee.
Add to order

The Church
Unlocking the Secrets to the Places Catholics Call Home
Hardcover 
Price: $21.95
This item carries the Aquinas and More Good Faith Guarantee.
Add to order

The Open Door
Entering the Sanctuary of Icons and Prayer
Paperback 
Price: $14.95
This item carries the Aquinas and More Good Faith Guarantee.
Add to order

Sacred Doorways
A Beginner's Guide to Icons
Paperback 
Price: $19.95
This item carries the Aquinas and More Good Faith Guarantee.
Add to order

See All Category Items



Related Products

Displaying 1-12 of 30 items.
1 2 3 Go forward one page.
Angels
Hardcover


Item Number: 60729

Price: $21.95
The Beauty of Holiness and the Holiness of Beauty
Paperback


Item Number: 397

Price: $17.95
This item carries the Aquinas and More Good Faith Guarantee.
A Brush with God
Paperback


Item Number: 62828

Price: $25.00
The Church
Hardcover


Item Number: 95859

Price: $21.95
This item carries the Aquinas and More Good Faith Guarantee.
The Evidential Power Of Beauty
Paperback


Item Number: 2369

Price: $17.95
This item carries the Aquinas and More Good Faith Guarantee.
The Fathers: Illustrated Edition Vol. One
Hardcover


Item Number: 22459

Price: $34.95
This item carries the Aquinas and More Good Faith Guarantee.
The Fathers: Illustrated Edition Vol. Two
Hardcover


Item Number: 22460

Price: $24.95
This item carries the Aquinas and More Good Faith Guarantee.
God's Human Face
Paperback


Item Number: 30

Price: $16.95
This item carries the Aquinas and More Good Faith Guarantee.
Icons and Saints
Paperback


Item Number: 62872

Price: $24.95
In Tiers Of Glory
Paperback


Item Number: 20435

Price: $29.95
This item carries the Aquinas and More Good Faith Guarantee.
St. John Damascene on Holy Images: Followed by Three Sermons on the Assumption (1898)
Paperback


Item Number: 62932

Price: $24.95
Light From the East
Paperback


Item Number: 18681

Price: $16.95
This item carries the Aquinas and More Good Faith Guarantee.
1 2 3 Go forward one page.
Displaying 1-12 of 30 items.
 

More Popular Categories
  • Catholic Bibles
  • First Communion Gifts
  • Patron Saint Medals
  • Crosses and Crucifixes
  • Personalized Prayer Cards
  • Catholic Books
  • Rosaries
  • St. Joseph Sunday Missal
  • Daily Roman Missal
  • Magnificat Magazine
  •  
     
    Information
    Nextag Seller

    Aquinas and More Catholic Goods is an Upfront Merchant on TheFind. Click for info.
    By using our site you agree to our terms of use.
    All content copyright 2014.
    Special Features
     

    Get >FREE SHIPPING< and learn more about the Faith with our newsletter.

    Free shipping coupon included with newsletter.

     



    / (mm/dd)

    *



     

    close

    Get our free guide to 100 books your parish should own.

     

    *



    *



     

    close