Christopher Burgwald

Chris Burgwald PhD is the Director of Evangelization and Catechesis for the Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls in South Dakota. He earned his doctorate in Dogmatic Theology at the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas in Rome. Email:

Articles by Christopher Burgwald

Saved by Beauty

In Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s novel the Idiot, protagonist Prince Myshkin states, “I believe the world will be saved by beauty.” In the Beauty of Faith, Jem Sullivan makes a similar proposal, arguing that it is imperative that we employ the beauty of Christian art to spread the good news of Jesus Christ and his Church.