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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 resides with his wife and children.
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“We must say it plainly: the Roman rite as we knew it exists no more. It has gone. Some walls of the structure have fallen, others have been altered—we can look at it as a ruin or as the partial foundation of a new building. Think back, if you remember it, to the Latin sung High Mass with Gregorian chant. Compare it with the modern post-Vatican II Mass. It is not only the words, but also the tunes and even certain actions that are different. In fact it is a different liturgy of the Mass.”
— Fr. Joseph Gelineau (1978)

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26 December Wedding (2:00pm)
published 12 December 2013 by Jeff Ostrowski


    * *  Nuptial Mass • Extraordinary Form


EDDING of Monica Razo & Jorge Peña
2:00pm in Orange County
St. John the Baptist Church (1015 Baker Steet, Costa Mesa, CA 92626)
Fr. James Fryar, FSSP, is the celebrant


01

Processional — Organ (Pachelbel’s Canon in D) played by Meaghan


02

A few words are said by Fr. Fryar. Then the actual wedding happens.

The wedding takes place BEFORE MASS BEGINS, since it’s a Solemn High 1962 Extraordinary Form Mass.


03

Prayers at Foot of Altar are begun.

Introit is chanted by men.

Nuptial Introit is called “Deus Israël” and can be found HERE toward the bottom of the page.


04

#4781 • Richard Rice Kyrie

Meaghan will accompany on the organ.


05

#5051 • Zachariis Gloria


06

#4470 • Palestrina Alleluia polyphony

The chant verses are THIS SCORE.


07

Meaghan plays Organ music as priest moves to the pulpit to give his Homily.

Preaching (Homily) by Fr. Fryar happens at the usual time


08

Offertory Antiphon • sung by men


09

#3792 • Beautiful Motet “O Magnum Mysterium” by Victoria


10

#5048 • Palestrina “Hosanna” Polyphony


11

#4801 • Verdelot Agnus Dei polypony

{After the Pater noster—before saying “Libera nos, quaesumus, Domine”—the Celebrant, standing at the Epistle side, faces the Bride and Bridegroom kneeling before the altar, and recites the solemn Nuptial Blessing. This must not be confused with the sacrament of Marriage and cannot be given apart from Mass. This Blessing is not given to a woman contracting a second marriage.}


12

Communion Antiphon • sung by men

Nuptial Communion is called “Ecce sic benedicetur” and can be found HERE toward the bottom of the page.


13

#4428 • “Jesu Dulcis Memoria”


14

Organ music by Meaghan.


14

After Communion Bride & Groom place flowers on the Altar.

#3756 “Ave Maria”


15

Recessional is organ music by Meaghan.