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Music for the Soul: Gregorian Chants

There is nothing quite so transcendentally spiritual as a Gregorian chant. It resonates within the body, and one cannot help but smell incense as he listens. 26 more words

God

ECCLESIA–EGLISE– , Κ-ΥΡΙΑΚΟΝ/CH-UR(IA)CH/ц-ер(IA)ковь (1)

GREGORIAN CHANT

INTRODUCTION

Bien chère Madame J. Ward,
Vous me demandez de presenter au public américain votre premier livre sur le Chant Grégorien,« Gregorian Chant»— le quatrième de votre série rnusicale—destine aux enfants fréquentant les Ecoîes Catholiques. 5,148 more words

Music

Small Steps Back to the Winter Man Cave

Current wisdom, especially that propagated by the various schools of psychoanalysis, assumes that man is a social being who neeeds the companionship and affection of other human beings from cradle to grave.,  It is widely believed that interpersonal relationships of an intimate kind are the chief, if not the only, source of human happiness.   472 more words

Watercolor

“In real life, I assure you, there is no such thing as algebra. ”

The weather today is perfect. The morning is cool, the sun bright, a breeze stirs the air and the sky is brilliant blue with just a few clouds, small and wispy. 611 more words

Musings

Happy Birthday Mama Mary !

 September 8, the birthday of the Blessed Virgin Mary

This Blog invites our readers to celebrate the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary this September 8, 2014, with the following 3 videos featuring the prayer song Salve Regina /  Hail Holy Queen.  450 more words

Entrance Antiphon at 10am Choral Mass

One of several additions this year at the 10am Mass will be the singing of the Entrance Antiphon during the entirety of the entrance procession. 277 more words

Interview 003 - Chris Jasper on the history of Gregorian Chant

http://athanasiuscmdotorg.files.wordpress.com/2014/09/interview_003_chris_jasper_gregorian_chant.mp3

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Gregorian chant is forgotten, secular music is entering the liturgy. Tradition is despised, and unworthy musical pieces multiply faster than the Church can check them. 30 more words

History