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Stunning: London Oratory Boys Choir releases debut album

If you have seen The Lord of the Rings, The Phantom of the Opera, or Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, you have already heard these heavenly voices. 344 more words

Music

Why Chant is good, true and beautiful

“Lo, who has not been startled a thousand times by the accents of this grave music, whose severe char­acter, nevertheless, animates itself with the fires of passion and throws the soul, enlarged, into a reli­gious reverie a thousand times more inebriating than the imposing voices of the great waters of which the Scriptures speak? 862 more words

Catholic Music

Extraordinary Form Mass for Septuagesima Sunday


We invite all of you to the Extraordinary Form Mass (Traditional Latin Mass) of Septuagesima Sunday on February 12, 2017. The Holy Sacrifice will be offered at 8:00 A.M. 212 more words

Gregorian Chant

Winter Feast for the Soul 2017: Day 23 Reboot

I live in Colorado and fortunately, the weather here has been ideal for February. It’s great when the weather is mild because I can take my puppy, Siba (an 8 month old Bernedoodle), for a walk. 424 more words

Greg Katz

NEW Release Highlights the Beauty of Gregorian Chant

In his 2013 pastoral letter to the Diocese of Marquette, Bishop Alexander Sample (now the archbishop of Portland, OR) noted that not all religious music is sacred music, but only that which possesses three qualities: sanctity, beauty and universality. 341 more words

Liturgy

O Emmanuel (Dec 23)

The O Antiphon for Dec 23 sung by the Cantarte Regensburg.

O Emmanuel, Rex et legifer noster, exspectatio gentium, et Salvator earum: veni ad salvandum nos Domine Deus noster.

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O Rex Gentium (Dec 22)

The O Antiphon for Dec 22 sung by the Cantarte Regensburg.

O Rex Gentium, et desideratus earum, lapisque angularis, qui facis utraque unum: veni, et salva hominem, quem de limo formasti.

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