Arts

A resounding Hallelujah

November 14, 2016

TOM CASEY :: Leonard Cohen’s song “Hallelujah” stands out from a lot of contemporary pop. It shows the singer's awareness of a key theme of the Bible: surrender.

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The gift of darkness

October 9, 2016

DERMOT ROANTREE :: Leonard Cohen's new album, 'You want it darker', is a fitting conclusion to a life of art that probed the mystery of the divine and the human.

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Shaped by death: Nick Cave’s new album

September 18, 2016

DERMOT ROANTREE :: Everything about 'The Skeleton Tree' is beautiful but heart-breaking. While preparing it, Cave heard that his son had died in an accident.

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The Jesuits and the arts

audio December 3, 2015

Irish Jesuits · John O’Malley SJ on Jesuits and the arts American Jesuit John W O’Malley SJ is a renowned historian and author. In this interview with Pat Coyle of...

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MAR25: Lecture – Jesuits and the Arts in the Tridentine Era

March 25, 2015

John W. O’Malley SJ will present this public lecture ‘Jesuits and the Arts in the Tridentine Era’. John is University Professor at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. His books have...

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