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Candlemas 2014

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Restoring Faith in Fiction: A Visit with Walker Percy and Paul Elie Joseph O’Brien

Fiction

In the Dark Sally Thomas
The Adagio Ian DiFabio
Entreaties Alfred Hanley

Poetry

The New Pope Talks About the Contents of His Briefcase Dante Di Stefano
Welcome Talk Charles Hughes
Cave of the Hands, et. al. Marci Rae Johnson
Paul, On the Road Again Marci Rae Johnson
Fissure Tim Kearns
Chumping Tim Kearns
Creature Song Travis Biddick
The Pregnant Angel’s Tale Ralph La Rosa
Adoration Lawrence O’Brien
Sonnet in Spray Paint Mike Aquilina
The Apocalyptic Rag Mike Aquilina

Reviews

Following the Bellman: A Review of The Oracles Fell Silent Glenn Arbery

Visual Art

Faith Filled Women Patricia Brown
Blessed Elizabeth of the Trinity
Gabby
St. Therese of Lisieux
Edith Stein
Mother Mary Lange
The Mother
My Mother’s Ear (Mary)
Mom on Monday
Beverly

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A Hero for the People: An Inteview with Arthur Powers Nicholas Ripatrazone

Fiction

Richard and Gertrude Jerry Shepherd
Full Circle Karla Bryant
Sacré Coeur Micah Cawber

Essays

The Mother’s Vocation and the Writer’s Life: A Conversation Between Katy Carl and Meredith Mccann

Poetry

Eusebio Francisco Kino, SJ: Apostle to the Pimas Mark Amorose
Gifts James Scannell McCormick
Scene from the Life of St. Godelieve: The Miracle of the Crows James Scannell McCormick
St. Savior in Chora, Istanbul James Scannell McCormick
The Jesus-Prayer James Scannell McCormick
The Third Joyful Mystery James Scannell McCormick
Delilah’s Defense Annabelle Moseley
Mirror Sonnet: Job, at The Garage Sale Annabelle Moseley
Assisted Living Mary M. Brown
Considering Creation In An Olympic Year Mary M. Brown
The Inclination of Snow Mary M. Brown
The Problem with Infant Baptism Mary M. Brown
The Consolation Of Oranges James Matthew Wilson
Orders For Emissaries Bryana Joy
Dénouement Bryana Joy
Pygmalion Gabriel Olearnik
Hussar Gabriel Olearnik
The Shell Gate Gabriel Olearnik
The House Of God Jesse Breite

Visual Art

Time Stands Still Ann Schmalstieg
Inside Ann Schmalstieg
Empty Ann Schmalstieg
Life Ann Schmalstieg
Holding Together Ann Schmalstieg
Yet to Bloom Ann Schmalstieg
Cut Too Short Ann Schmalstieg

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A Bird’s Nest Of Being: A Conversation Between Joshua Hren and Brian Jobe, Author of Birds Nest In Your Hair Joshua Hren

Fiction

The Missionary Joseph Fino
After the Scandal Juned Subhan
A Favor for Cyrus Hammond Michael Bradburn-Ruster

Essays

Abandoned: Chastity as Communal Preservation in ‘Sir Gawain and the Green Knight’ Jeremiah Webster

Poetry

Fall and Spring L.C. Ricardo
After I Had To Get Glasses Joe Benevento
Song Of The Sea Don Russ
Three Drops Of Wine Matthew Hamilton
Oak Elise Hempel
Blood and Water, Smoke and Light Michael Martin
Him to the Night Michael Martin
Signs Michael Martin
The Christmas Dispensation Colin Dodds
Leaving the Garden Colin Dodds
The Leaving Of You John Stocks
On Rome Aeneas Sylvius Piccolomini (Pope Pius II), trans. by Brett Foster
On Rome (2) Aeneas Sylvius Piccolomini (Pope Pius II), trans. by Brett Foster
Spearhead J.B. Toner

Reviews

A Baptist Discovers Tradition: A Review of Booked: Literature in the Soul of Me Chene Heady

Visual Art

Artists William Frank
Poets William Frank
Inscape William Frank
Outside William Frank
Woven Center William Frank
Entangled William Frank
Widening Circles William Frank
Cascading Shapes William Frank
Overlay William Frank

Easter 2013

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Eyes That Pour Forth Karen Britten
Our Essential Disfigurement and the Reparation of Fiction: An Interview with Joseph O’Brien Joshua Hren

Fiction

The Veil Micaela Seidel
The Call M.A. Peterson

Essays

Orders of the Analogical Imagination: An Introduction to ‘Catholicism and Modern American Poetry’ James Matthew Wilson

Poetry

Telecommunications Mike Aquilina
The Perfumer And His Wife David Denny
The Janitor’s Calling Don Russ
The Red Priest Gabriel Olearnik
Angel Of Mercy In A Blue Calico Dress Ann Applegarth
The Core Ann Applegarth
Drowning the Lord Ryan Havely
The Nine Maidens C.P. Nield
A Triolet of Eternity C.P. Nield
Maps Holly Ordway
The Garden Ann Sheils
Truth In Myth D.S. Martin
The Civil Twilight James McCoy
Resisting Lazarus Michael Biehl
Ode On The Morning Of Christ’s Resurrection Kevin McCabe
The Holy Time Timothy Murphy

Visual Art

Nativity of Christ Daniel Mitsui
Adoration of the Magi Daniel Mitsui
Presentation in the Temple Daniel Mitsui
Crucifixion Daniel Mitsui
Pentecost Daniel Mitsui
Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary Daniel Mitsui
Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary Daniel Mitsui
Glorious Mysteries of the Rosary Daniel Mitsui

Candlemas 2013

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A Novel Vocation: A Conversation With Ron Hansen Joseph O’Brien

Fiction

Dragon Kaye Park Hinckley
A Paterian Imaginary Portrait of Robert Southwell, English Martyr and Poet: Selections from the Journal of Father John Deckers, SJ Nicole Coonradt

Essays

The Bell-ringer Soojin A. Kim
The Splendor of Form James Matthew Wilson

Poetry

Kayaking Daniel Patrick Sheehan
Wings Anthony Zick
Hannah in the Waiting Room Annabelle Moseley
Mirror Sonnet: How to Rise From the Dead Annabelle Moseley
How to Go Like Lazarus Annabelle Moseley
The Sacrifice Annabelle Moseley
Mirror Sonnet: Forest with One Tree Annabelle Moseley
Cambridge, January 2001 Sally Thomas
Thomas Sara Simboli
The Perfection Paul Hostovsky
Conversations with My Son Paul Hostovsky
Grace Paul Hostovsky
That Light Paul Hostovsky

Visual Art

Barn Collapsing Lyle Novinski
Public Life Lyle Novinski
Pentecost Lyle Novinski
Incarnation Lyle Novinski
After Rain Lyle Novinski

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Mary, Queen of Angels 2012

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In The Wine Press Chapter III: Résistance Joshua Hren

Fiction

Honey Sheila Sennett
Decoherence Michael Bradburn-Ruster

Essays

Welsh Starlight Meredith Wise
The Blessed Mutter of the Muse Bruce Guernsey
A Woman Down James Vescovi

Poetry

The Marionette in Church: A Sonnet Crown Annabelle Moseley
The Marionette Considers the Jester Doll Annabelle Moseley
Pinocchio Annabelle Moseley
Missa San Joaquin Don Thompson
Day’s End Anthony Zick
8 P.M. in the Hospice Dayroom April Selley
To the Child Who Asks Sally Thomas
Stillbirth Sally Thomas
Lamplight Sally Thomas
Widowhood Sally Thomas
Intensive Care Sally Thomas
Lessons Beyond the Death Camps James M. Wilson

Visual Art

Blessed Beatrice of Nazareth Gwyneth Holston
Dante Kathryn Cárdenas
Citrus Flavors Kathryn Cárdenas
Onions and Kettle Kathryn Cárdenas
St. Jerome Kathryn Cárdenas
St. Isabel Gwyneth Holston
The Ecstasy of St. Theresa Kathryn Cárdenas

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A Fire-Stained and Blackened Cathedral: An Interview with Joshua Hren Meredith Wise

Fiction

Road to Visionary Charlene Logan Burnett
An Excerpt from ‘The Woman Who Was Poor’ Léon Bloy Translated by Joshua Hren
It Only Feels Like Waking Up Kate LaDew
Wade Karl O’Hanlon
The Ones Who Went To See Him Tanya Jacob

Poetry

Thompson Was My Only Failure James McCoy
Paper Napkins Len Krisak
Clean-Up Len Krisak
The Child Victor Hugo, translated by Len Krisak
The Peacocks of Andalusia Christopher J. Scalia
Byzantine Icons Christopher J. Scalia
Roman Diptych Stephen Milne
Llanrhychwyn Stephen Milne
Dolgam Stephen Milne
An tSíocháin E. A. Ransom
Surveillance Jeremiah Webster
He Prayed One Might Know An Eclogue By Heart Jeremiah Webster
Chevalier Davina Allison
Holy Hill Terry Savoie
Sister Dorothy Stang Is Assassinated by Loggers Liz Dolan
Lenten Casserole Patrick Cook
Roxbury Thomas DeFreitas

Visual Art

July, Forthcoming David Anthony Harman
Steady, Now David Anthony Harman
Old Evening David Anthony Harman
Summer Save Me David Anthony Harman
Gin, Study David Anthony Harman
Still, Still David Anthony Harman
January, Okay David Anthony Harman
July, Alight David Anthony Harman
Elm Street David Anthony Harman
You Came, We Went David Anthony Harman

 

Pentecost 2012

Dappled Things literary magazineFeature

“Little Volcanoes”: An Interview with Amy WelbornDorian Speed

Fiction

Seen from the Palace of Justice - Tony France
Terminal - Paul Stapleton

Poetry

Team Run, October  - Maryann Corbett
A Primary Education  - Maryann Corbett
As Little Children  - Maryann Corbett
Canticle  - José Luis Gutiérrez
Liner Notes – Don Russ
Genesis – Abigail Carroll
Hallowed Be – Abigail Carroll
St. Paul – John Gosslee
Judas – John Gosslee
I Longed to Be as Lovely – Liz Dolan
How I Loved the Way Sister Hitched Up – Liz Dolan
Winter Perfect – Geoffrey Smagacz
The Lilies Grow So Fast – Geoffrey Smagacz
Someone To Bring Back – Joseph Thompson
Year of the Dragon – Tim Murphy
Tulips for ElsieJonathan Potter

Essays

No Vague Believer: The Specificity of the Person of Christ According to Flannery O’Connor and Benedict XVIDamian J. Ference

Reviews

Beauty Will Save the World: Recovering the Human in an Ideological Age
- Joseph O’Brien
Framed in Silence-  Nick Ripatrazone

Visual Art

Woman At the WellDoug Weaver
NicodemusDoug Weaver
Judas IscariotDoug Weaver

Christmas 2011

Feature

Flannery O’Connor and “The Enduring Chill” Paul O’Reilly

Fiction

Old Grace and New Beauty Julie McGurn
The Roofer Marking Time Todd Flynn
Fidelity’s End: A Fable Adam Walter
The Party John Jalsevac

Poetry

Third Person Tim Murphy
The Sea of Faith Tim Murphy
Starting Over Tim Murphy
Faith Gabriel Olearnik
Saffron Gabriel Olearnik
Temptation Gabriel Olearnik
Rossetti’s changeling Gabriel Olearnik
Candlemas Gabriel Olearnik
Barnum James Matthew Wilson
Tabernacle Joanna Kurowska

Essays

The Salvelinus fontinalis and Daniel Webster Mattie Quesenberry Smith
Flannery O’Connor, Women, and the Home Barbara Wheeler
Naming Sin: Flannery O’Connor’s Mark on Bruce Springsteen Damian J. Ference

Art & Photography

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Volcán Galeras Leonor Cerón de García
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Feature

“Coming Awake in Love”: A Discussion on the Struggle for Holiness and the Writing of Shirt of Flame: My Year with St. Therese of Lisieux - Heather King

Fiction
Ghost Pain –  E. R. Womelsduff
Red Bird - Kaye Park Hinckley
Anymore - Steven Stafford
The Good ThiefJoshua Hren
A Train in Germany - Dena Hunt

Poetry
Dark Places - J. M. Wilson
Francisco - David Athey
Good King - David Athey
St. Levan’s Well: A Triolet - Jacob Riyeff
Sonnet of Youth DepartingAnne Babson
The VigilAnne Babson
I Was Born Human - Charity Gingerich
This Is My Song - Charity Gingerich
Proof of the Immortality of the Soul, with Reference to Beeswax SoapJoshua Hren
Starting Seeds - John Milbury-Steen
Blue and Green Passion - Hannah Woldum

Art & Photography
View from the SchoolDeborah Conlon
Lone Pine – Marrieta ValleyDeborah Conlon
Pretty BoyDeborah Conlon
UntitledDeborah Conlon
RelinquishedNaomi Arielle
Last Days of WinterDeborah Conlon
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Tea and OrangesDeborah Conlon

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