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Master of Sacred Arts at Pontifex University With a Concentration in the Theology of the Body Taught by Christopher West

Master of Sacred Arts at Pontifex University With a Concentration in the Theology of the Body Taught by Christopher West

This is the program by which you learn to paint the ultimate picture of Christ in which you are both the artist and the image! As Pope St John Paul II put it: ‘Through his “artistic creativity” man accomplishes above all in shaping the wondrous “material” of his humanity.’ 

Can You Paint a Holy Icon of Someone Not Yet Canonized? The Answer is Yes!

Can You Paint a Holy Icon of Someone Not Yet Canonized? The Answer is Yes!

The painting of the image is part of the natural process of growing devotion that always occurs prior to canonization. This is the process by which we collectively and organically recognize the sanctity of someone. The official canonization comes after this and does not make someone a saint, it merely accepts what is already known.