Lenten Video Series, Part V: “Painting, Crucified,” by Br. Gabriel Torretta, O.P.

///Lenten Video Series, Part V: “Painting, Crucified,” by Br. Gabriel Torretta, O.P.

In Lent 2011, the Dominican student brothers gave a series of conferences, viewing the Cross from a number of different angles.

In the video below, Br. Gabriel Torretta, O.P., explores some key theological themes and developments in representations of the Crucifixion in the history of Western art in his talk, “Painting, Crucified.”

Find the schedule and locations of student-brother conferences for Lent 2012 here.

Image: Pierre-Paul Prudhon, Crucifixion

By | 2015-01-31T19:27:03+00:00 March 24, 2012|Dominican Order, Theology|

About this Brother:

Br. Gabriel Torretta, O.P.
Fr. Gabriel Torretta was ordained to the priesthood in May 2015. He studied pre-modern Japanese literature at Columbia University. On DominicanFriars.org