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Andrew Smith’s latest project brings sculpting talents to Clear Creek Monastery

Here’s a great article by a friend about another friend.  The author, Kirk Kramer is a great man, full of life and love.  Andrew Smith is a good artist friend from high school (St. Greg’s). See Andrew’s work and bio (very impressive) at his website August 7, 2010 Andrew Smith’s latest project brings sculpting talents […]

Stunning New Online Photographic Tours of Major Churches in Rome at the Vatican Website

A team from Villanova University has completed online photographic tours of major churches in Rome. Scroll your mouse over the images for 360 degree views from top to bottom.  The photographs are in high resolution. St. Peter’s Basilica Basilica of St. Mary Major Basilica of St. John Lateran Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls […]


Trying to keep myself busy on Good Friday I decided that I should read some of the newsletters from St. Gregory’s Academy.  I ended up falling upon the All Souls Day edition from fall 2009, in which Andrew W. Smith, the resident artist and art instructor at SGA, published the Article “The Artist and the […]