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Medieval monastery found under English garage

Experts believe they have located the last of the five great monasteries of Gloucester.

Discovery of sourdough bread oven offers insight into a medieval Cistercian monastery

Archaeologists' findings suggest the monastic community was much larger and a lot older than previously thought.

Some of the most beautiful stained glass churches of the world

From Paris to Brasilia, stained glass windows are one of the most beloved features of Catholic architecture

The fascinating story of the Marian National Shrine and Our Lady of the Grotto of Mellieħa, in Malta

One of the oldest traditions is that St. Luke painted this fresco during his sojourn in Malta, way back in AD 60.

Treasured art collection at Princeton now free online for limited time

The Index of Medieval Art is a vast collection and a rich resource.

See the Coventry “Doom” painting, hidden for nearly 500 years

It took two fires, two restorations, and half a millennium for this masterpiece to go on full display.

U.K. rail workers discover a medieval shrine in cave

The 14th-century remains of the place of worship were found on St. Catherine's Hill, also know as Drakehull or "The Hill of the Dragon."

21-foot Last Supper painted by a nun restored to former glory

Sister Plautilla Nelli's paintings were so popular in the 16th-century that just about every villa in Florence featured her enormous works.

Dominicans’ YouTube channel will teach you to chant, for free

Two young friars are bringing Catholic music education to a computer near you.

Remains of Scottish revolutionary-era friar identified from clothes

The rare find was released to modern-day Dominicans for interment and a memorial service.

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