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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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“Angularis fundamentum” is typically sung at the dedication or consecration of a church and on church anniversaries. For constructions too numerous to list in recent generations, it would be more appropriate to sing that Christ had been made a temporary foundation. A dispirited generation built temporary housing for its Lord, and in the next millnenium, the ease of its removal may be looked back upon as its chief virtue.
— Fr. George Rutler (2016)

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Remarkable! • Amiens Cathedral During World War
published 11 August 2015 by Jeff Ostrowski

SOME WEBSITES CLAIM this image is from World War I, while others say it’s from World War II. I’m not sure, but it seems to be the interior of Amiens Cathedral with sandbag reinforcements against shell damage circa 1918:

409 Amiens Cathedral World War


May God preserve us from the ravages of war. May He grant us the grace to serve Him faithfully until death.


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