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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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“The authority of the Pope is not unlimited. It is at the service of Sacred Tradition. Still less is any kind of general ‘freedom’ of manufacture, degenerating into spontaneous improvisation, compatible with the essence of faith and liturgy. The greatness of the liturgy depends—we shall have to repeat this frequently—on its lack of spontaneity.”
— Josef Cardinal Ratzinger (2000)

In Memoriam • Sister Clare Crockett
published 18 April 2016 by Jeff Ostrowski

This short video has a few shots of Sr. Clare Crockett, Servant Sister of the Home of the Mother, who passed away when the community’s house collapsed during the earthquake that hit the Ecuadorian coast on 16 April 2016:

May God welcome her into His loving arms.

Hat tip: the blog of Mr. John Sonnen.