- Transpositions is the official blog of the Institute for Theology, Imagination, and the Arts at the University of St Andrews.
Beyond Lines: The Relationship between the Artist and the Church [Part Three]
30 October 2013 8:00 AM | 2 Comments
Fault Lines: The Relationship between the Artist and the Church [Part Two]
23 October 2013 8:00 AM | 4 Comments
Ghost Lines: The Relationship between the Artist and the Church [Part One]
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The Integrity of Using Art, Part 3
16 September 2013 8:00 AM | 6 Comments
Trinity Sunday – A Sonnet by Malcolm Guite
09 September 2013 8:00 AM | No Comments
Lord, Give Us Shepherds: A Call for Pastors in the Arts
06 September 2013 8:00 AM | 3 Comments
Mediocrity and Excellence: An Issue for Art in the Church
10 July 2013 8:00 AM | 8 Comments
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Posted on 10/02/2014 | No CommentsEditor’s Note: In this 2-part series, Jesse Nickel considers violence in the films of the Coen Brothers. The second part will post on Tuesday 11 February. Over the course of the past three decades, filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen have […]
Posted on 08/02/2014 | No CommentsThe Dorothy L. Sayers Society is delighted to announce it is offering an Award to celebrate the 100th birthday of Barbara Reynolds, President of the Dorothy L. Sayers Society and good friend of Dorothy herself. We are inviting the submission […]
Posted on 07/02/2014 | 1 CommentI’d like to report the results of a meeting held last week at the Actors’ Chapel in New York City. Ten artists – members of the Catholic Artists’ Society, parishioners of the Actors’ Chapel, and friends – met to discuss […]
Posted on 05/02/2014 | 7 CommentsWhat might make a good Sabbath habit for a clergy person in front of the TV or laptop screen? And what could possibly be the relation of this habit to the service of God’s kingdom, or to the human wellness […]
Posted on 03/02/2014 | No CommentsMy aim here is to follow up a previous question addressing whether or not popular music creates overly-sentimental versions of biography for our imaginations or enlivens our imaginations to reconsider some conceptions about last things, especially issues concerning the construction […]
Posted on 01/02/2014 | No CommentsMatthew Levering. The Theology of Augustine: An Introductory Guide to His Most Important Works. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2013, xviii + 204 pp., £15.99/$24.99 paper. In The Theology of Augustine, Matthew Levering, professor of religious studies at the University of […]
Posted on 31/01/2014 | 12 CommentsAs Jeremy Begbie reminds his readers, “All good theology is done on the cliff-edge—one step too far and you tumble into idolatry, one step back and the view is never so good.” In no place is this more true than in […]