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Extraordinary Form Mass of the Octave Day of Easter

We invite all of you to the Extraordinary Form Mass (Traditional Latin Mass) of the Octave Day of Easter, also known as Low Sunday, Thomas Sunday, or Quasimodo Sunday.   87 more words

Extraordinary Form

Catholic Music

Given the significance of music in the Mass (i.e. music is an “integral part” or pars integrans), one would think that the Catholic church would have a music peculiar to itself. 191 more words

Music/Lyrics

More Gregorian Neumes!

My new Dutch school session began with listening and speaking and Dutch music. I know next to nothing about American popular music, musicians or groups and definitely nothing about Belgian popular music! 274 more words

Beguinage

Gregorian Chant

Gregorian chant

Reaches deep within my soul

Carries me upward

Poetry

Have Mercy on Me, O God

Psalm 50 of the Douay-Rheims Bible

Have mercy on me, O God, according to thy great mercy. And according to the multitude of thy tender mercies blot out my iniquity. 319 more words

Christianity

Is There Such a Thing as Catholic Music?

A choir loft is a good place to get a whole view of what is going on at Mass. In fact, it is the only place in a Church where a bird’s-eye view is possible. 1,110 more words

Sacred Music