A Congregation of Glories
by Janet Tassel (October 2011)
Blessed and Beautiful: Picturing the Saints
by Robert Kiely
Yale University Press, 344 pp.
“Who in this audience is really content with life and has never had a fly fall into his macaroni?”
Thus would the comical 14th-century Saint Bernardino of Siena launch into one of his famously zany sermons. “You…over there…sleeping….I come here to bring you the word of God and you settle yourselves down to sleep so that I have to interrupt my sermon to wake you!” more>>>
Posted on 09/30/2011 3:33 PM by NER