I've been a supporter of Weakland, one who has been disappointed by him surely. But this does seem like an odd choice.Reminiscent of the follow-through of a pre-conciliar nun who just launched an eraser at a student in the back row.
The Mary Mother of the Church statue above the relief panel, by Chicago artists Jeffrey and Anna Koh-Varilla, is striking, though.
Friday, January 15, 2010
In the striking zone
Heidi Schlumpf at the National Catholic Reporter weighs in on the Cathedral Bronze Controversy.