Environment And Art In Worship: A Roman Catholic Document On Art In Worship Part I

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

This statement is the result of the cooperative effort on the part of the Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions and the Bishops' Committee of the Roman Catholic Church. It addresses both theological and practical considerations regarding almost every aspect of the visual arts in worship.

1. Faith involves a good tension between human modes of expressive communications and God himself, whom our human tools can never adequately grasp. God transcends. God is mystery. God cannot be...


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