McCarthy, A. (2011). Integration of visual art for small worshipping communities. Australian Journal of Liturgy, 12 (4), 197-210.
A difficulty for small worshipping communities is having the resources and personnel to provide suitable enervating opportunities for reflection on the Word during worship that enriches and enlivens their community action. Research has shown that interaction with visual imagery assists contemplation and integration of text and will therefore assist those gathered to consider the Scripture of the day.