Assumption Mass
2015 August 03 by Fr. David Friel

A Solemn High Mass in the Extraordinary Form next Friday evening in Philadelphia.

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Maestro Colin Mawby — the Newest Blogger
2015 August 02 by Andrew Leung

Maestro Mawby is now a contributor for «CASTAWAY» and some of his articles may interest you…

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Vesting Prayers • Part 5 of 8
2015 August 02 by Fr. David Friel

The Cincture

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Teaching chant to your children
2015 August 01 by Veronica Brandt

Just a little each day. As Confucius says: “It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.”

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Personal Issues Manifested in the Mass
2015 July 31 by Richard J. Clark

Personal tensions can rise to the highest boiling point during Mass and no other place.
Why is this? As it turns out, there’s a pretty interesting reason.

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A Few More Thoughts on the Chorister Audition
2015 July 30 by Lucas Tappan

At the end of the audition, most of the students experience a great sense of accomplishment and really consider it an honor to be accepted into the choir!

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Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen On Gregorian Chant
2015 July 30 by Jeff Ostrowski

“I did my best to give utterance to all those black notes in the missal.” —Fulton J. Sheen

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The Anglican can dress anything up?
2015 July 29 by Andrew Leung

Recently, I came across a video of a Anglican boys’ choir singing Dan Schutte’s “Here I am Lord”...

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The recessional is bright, happy, and beautiful.

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“When You See Rome, You Will Lose Your Faith.”
2015 July 29 by Aurelio Porfiri

Only the blind can avoid facing this reality: the biggest liturgical crisis is in Rome.

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A Most Devastating Change By Pope Paul VI
2015 July 28 by Jeff Ostrowski

“We strongly resent the implication that we and our children are not sufficiently intelligent to understand the simple Latin of the Mass…” —Manifesto of the Catholic Laity (1943)

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The Church of Our Savior
2015 July 27 by Fr. David Friel

And the Case of the Vanishing Icons

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“Women forced to sell their bodies in desperation and fear” —From a 2013 GIA hymnal

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Vesting Prayers • Part 4 of 8
2015 July 26 by Fr. David Friel

The Alb

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Why it's great to be Catholic
2015 July 25 by Veronica Brandt

The thing that stands out is the enormous breadth of the Church Universal. Through all times, all places, all languages this Mystical Body of Christ is alive and drawing men to God. What other religious tradition can even come close?

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