MOCRA discovered

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I mentioned last week that I was using the St. Louis Regional Arts App (Stl Arts in the App Store) to explore the arts in and around St. Louis.  I went to a lot of galleries and museums, but the biggest surprise came when I stumbled upon the Museum of Contemporary and Religious Art (MOCRA) on St. Louis University’s campus. It is an interfaith museum that exhibits works with spiritual or religious themes. It’s the first of its kind in the world and is housed in an old church that was acquired by the university in 1991 and then converted into a museum.

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