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Waiting

Advent.  The waiting time.  Days shorten, and long evenings are lit by neighborhood displays, crackling fires, and candles. I write this on a dark afternoon promising early nightfall.   112 more words

Alexander Technique

Extraordinary Form Mass for the 4th Sunday of Advent

The Cebuano Summorum Pontificum Society invites all faithful Roman Catholics in Cebu to pray the Extraordinary Form Mass of the Fourth Sunday of Advent.  This will be held at… 524 more words

Gregorian Chant

The Beautiful Mystery - by Louise Penny

I read my first Louise Penny novel – the first one she wrote (Still Life) – thanks to an old college friend of mine. 558 more words

Books

"Mondays with Mary" - Marian Hymns and the Benedictine Monks of St. Maurice & St. Maur

Continuing our theme and journey into Marian hymns through sacred music, this week I am turning to the Benedictine Monks of the Abbey of Saint-Maurice & Saint Maur, Clervaux. 341 more words

Mariology

Music For The Day

Kyrie, from Mass VIII, de Angelis.

Performed here on the organ. Sung version here.

I used to enjoy singing this at the Latin Mass at… 14 more words

Music For The Day

ECCLESIA–EGLISE– , Κ-ΥΡΙΑΚΟΝ/CH-UR(IA)CH/ц-ер(IA)ковь (4)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 21/03/16)

RHYTHMIC EAR TESTS.

1) The teacher sings a brief phrase, but without any gesture. The class listens and decides upon the appropriate rhythmic gesture. 77 more words

Music

Announcement: Lauds blog project

Hear ye, hear ye! — I have gotten started a new blog:

Dominus regnavit « Daily recordings of the Divine Office »

Daily postings of mp3’s for Lauds will begin on November 27th, the First Sunday of Advent, 2016. 17 more words

Gregorian Chant