“Beauty, then, is not mere decoration, but rather an essential element of the liturgical action, since it is an attribute of God himself and his revelation. These considerations should make us realize the care which is needed, if the liturgical action is to reflect its innate splendour.”— Pope Benedict XVI.
This is the first post on my new blog for the Performing Beauty: Liturgy, Theology, and Aesthetics course. The next post will be completed by January 17th. Subscribe below to get notified when I post new updates.