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TOP 7 PLACES TO PRAY IN ST PETER’S

TOP 7 PLACES TO PRAY IN ST PETER’S

Whether you’re Catholic, christian or spiritual, you might desire to have a prayerful experience in St Peter’s Basilica. A moment of quiet reflection in such a beautiful and sacred place shouldn’t offend anyone.  It’s easy to find images of...
THE VATICAN PIETÀ BY MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI

THE VATICAN PIETÀ BY MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI

Michelangelo’s Pietà is one of the most beautiful sculptures in the history of art and one of the most representative works of the Renaissance ideal. It is one of the most important pieces the Florentine artist ever produced, possibly only matched in its significance...