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Second Video Assignment: Immaculate Conception Church Choir

The Immaculate Conception Church Choir has sung at almost every High Mass at Immaculate Conception Church for the past nine years. The adult choir is directed by Wayne Estrado, while the Children’s Choir (which sings more infrequently) is directed by Teresa Paal.

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Gregory the Great's Wise Letter of Exhortation to Augustine of Canterbury

Gregory I, called the great, was born in Rome of a wealthy family,, members of the nobility, probably around 540. His father was a Roman senator, but he died when Gregory was small. 2,185 more words

Inspiration

The Skateboarding Friar Who Took Home an Emmy

“All tricks and vocals are done by Friar Gabriel.”

That’s not something you see every day in a video description. But Friar Gabriel is no ordinary man: not only is he skilled in Gregorian chant, he also performs all of his own stunts on the skateboard. 259 more words

Catholic

Häagen-Dazs is Bad for You!

 Outstanding, Bishop Doerfler!  From a mom whose house and church have always been filled with chant and polyphony, thank you so very much!  http://www.ccwatershed.org/blog/2016/mar/31/sing-lord-all-earth-bishop-john-f-doerfler/ 

I’m sure there will be a lot of wailing and gnashing of teeth at this line: 597 more words

Catholic

Exult, Let Them Exult!

Resurrexit sicut dixit, Alleluia!  He has risen as He said, Alleluia!

The whole of creation joins the entire Church as we rejoice in the Resurrection of Our Lord from the dead.   1,030 more words

Easter