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Outreach or outrage: Catholics react to Met Gala fashion

New York City, N.Y., May 9, 2018 CNA.- The papal pomp and Catholic circumstance on display at this year’s Met Gala in New York (aka the ‘Oscars of the East Coast’) was met with a combination of confusion and optimism from Catholic thinkers and writers.

What Catholics can learn about beauty from the Met Gala

New York City, N.Y., May 9, 2018 CNA.- By now, you have likely heard that the theme of this year’s Metropolitan Museum of Art Gala was “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.” I will admit: when I first heard this, I winced. I’m not really sure what I was imagining, but it certainly wasn’t what paraded down the red carpet on Monday night.

Sistine Chapel Choir's Met performance a real 'wow moment'

New York City, N.Y., May 9, 2018 CNA/EWTN News.- A surprise performance by the Sistine Chapel Choir at the Met Gala this week left attendees in awe and helped convey the joy and beauty of the Church, said one of the organizers of the performance.