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A theorist, organist, and conductor, Jeff Ostrowski holds his B.M. in Music Theory from the University of Kansas (2004), and did graduate work in Musicology. He serves as choirmaster for the new FSSP parish in Los Angeles, where he lives with his wife and two children.
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We sternly urge adherence to the established norms by those who raise an uproar or a challenge in the name of a misunderstood creative freedom, and thus inflict so much harm on the Church with their rash innovations, so vulgar, so frivolous—and sometimes even lamentably profane. Otherwise the essence of dogma and obviously of ecclesiastical discipline will be weakened, in line with the famous axiom: "lex orandi, lex credendi." We therefore call for absolute loyalty so that the rule of faith may remain safe.
— Pope Paul VI (27 June 1977)
New Addition to Corpus Christi Watershed
published 30 January 2011 by Jeff Ostrowski

I’m happy to announce that Corpus Christi Watershed has a brand new member!

Almighty God blessed our family with beautiful daughter a few days ago, and we are so proud of her:

And here’s a video of our daughter coming home from the hospital yesterday (below).

As you can see, she’s pretty tired, because I was lecturing her on the different polyphonic schools of the Renaissance: