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Crucifixion of St. Andrew

This picture is, as I stated before, by my favorite artist, Caravaggio. It is full of drama and emotion, and his paintings are “messy.” There is no sense of serenity in his paintings, they are fully human. This painting is … Continue reading

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Music from The Saint Matthew Passion by J.S. Bach

The original German of the popular hymn. In true Lutheran fashion, the text is German, not Latin. Fans of Martin Scorsese will recognize the final chorus from the movie Casino. (Which I’ve never seen.) It is the final chorus of … Continue reading

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