Saint Thérèse Triduum
2018 September 23 by Fr. David Friel

An Annual Tradition at the Philadelphia Carmel

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Radio Interview • Óscar Romero & New Beginnings
2018 September 21 by Richard J. Clark

“I hope my poem also speaks to the role of the church in our society.” — E. Ethelbert Miller

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18th Sunday after Pentecost (Extraordinary Form)
2018 September 20 by Jeff Ostrowski

“O God, Who, through the august communication of this sacrifice, dost make us partakers of the one supreme divinity…”

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Can You Say “Theft” ??
2018 September 19 by Jeff Ostrowski

Robert Campbell is an excellent translator of the Breviary—but even the best steal.

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Ronald Knox • His Actual Voice!
2018 September 18 by Jeff Ostrowski

A fascinating radio address by Msgr. Knox covering topics related to the Incarnation.

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Guest Article • “Composing a Responsorial Psalm”
2018 September 17 by Guest Author

What makes for a good responsorial psalm setting? Is it mere singability, a catchy tune, or something more?

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Trumpeter, Richard Kelley’s lyricism can be compared to that of an oboe or clarinet. His soul and humanity pours forth in his playing.

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Healey Willan on Chant
2018 September 13 by Andrew Leung

Healey Willan has a special interest in plainchant!

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The Problem with the Universal Prayer of the Church
2018 September 13 by Lucas Tappan

Young people today aren’t yearning for the ancient expressions of the Church’s liturgical life merely due to a distorted view of a supposedly golden former age…

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17th Sunday after Pentecost (Extraordinary Form)
2018 September 11 by Jeff Ostrowski

“We implore Thy majesty, O Lord, that the holy mysteries we are celebrating may free us of past and save us from future sins.”

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21 Thoughts • “Exterior Actions at Mass”
2018 September 10 by Corpus Christi Watershed

“Gentlemen of the congregation—you are the priests of the domestic church.” —Fr. Christopher Smith

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A Dramatic Moment
2018 September 10 by Jeff Ostrowski

The Bells, Gloria, and Organ all return at once.

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New Season! New Beginning!
2018 September 06 by Andrew Leung

Some laughter and advice for the beginning of a new season.

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Masses to Begin at FSSP Parish in Philadelphia
2018 September 04 by Fr. David Friel

This weekend will mark the beginning of Masses offered at the parish.

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“The Story Of The Adoremus Hymnal”
2018 September 04 by Jeff Ostrowski

Dr. Kurt Poterack served as chairman of the editorial committee.

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16th Sunday after Pentecost (Extraordinary Form)
2018 September 03 by Jeff Ostrowski

“When thou art invited to a wedding, sit not down in the first place, lest perhaps one more honorable than thou be invited by him…”

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New Catholic Choral School…in Detroit!
2018 August 31 by Lucas Tappan

“Qui bene cantat bis orat!”

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Join a Choir! Now!
2018 August 31 by Richard J. Clark

When you sing in a choir, know that you will impact people’s lives in ways you cannot imagine and likely in ways you will never know.

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Simple Mass Propers (1909)
2018 August 30 by Jeff Ostrowski

When choirs cannot sing the proper properly…

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Saving the Church, One Choir at a Time
2018 August 29 by Dr. Alfred Calabrese

On the ground in our parishes and in our choirs is where the truth lies. Let us not retreat.

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