The Romans called it damnatio memoriae. When we deface or destroy an image of a leader, we reject his rule as illegitimate and call for the ending of his memory.
by Helen Hills
Gabriele Zarri formulated the term recinti sacri or “sacred enclosures” to describe how convents represented sacred spaces that assumed a decidedly female character.
When some of us think of architecture for the poor, we think of the Los Angeles Cathedral.
by David Mills
The Church is people, true. We can get by if we have to with Mass any old place. But the Church requires churches.