Giacomo Cardinal Lercaro (1891-1976)

2017 February 28

“There remains throughout the presence of Bugnini—his bias, his anger, and his prejudice—making one continuously ask the unanswerable question: why?” ~ Msgr. Richard J. Schuler

EF Divine Office Resource • Daily Recordings of Lauds

2017 February 28

“At the crowing of the cock, hope returns...”

The Purpose of Art

2017 February 26

Considerations from Tolstoy

Making rehearsal CDs and finding mp3s

2017 February 25

Burning CDs may seem old-fashioned, but many people still rely on their CD players. All the shortcuts, plus a free recording of Audi Benigne Conditor.

Four Real Reasons for Roman Catholic Funerals

2017 February 24

The real purpose of a Roman Catholic funeral is not what most people think.

7 Points • “The Joy of Lent”

2017 February 23

Does Lent really put people in a bad mood?

“Morae Vocis” acc. to the Vatican Edition

2017 February 22

The «Kyriale» contains very few melismatic morae.

PDF Download • “Cantus Varii” (469 Pages)

2017 February 21

The revolution continues!

Music and the Imagination

2017 February 21

Along the “via pulchritudinis” (the way of beauty) they will come to know Him Who is Beauty itself.

2-1 Suspension in Guerrero Motet

2017 February 20

“Now this is eternal life: That they may know thee, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent.”

Will All Men Be Saved?

2017 February 19

Hope vs. Certainty

Musical Resources • Sexagesima Sunday

2017 February 18

“O God, who seest that we put no trust in ourselves…”

The Pedagogy of the School Mass Liturgy

2017 February 16

The weekly school Mass may be the only Mass some students ever attend.

Feature Video • London Oratory Schola

2017 February 14

A very cool promotion video of the Schola Cantorum of the London Oratory School

Singing for Cardinal Burke's Pontifical Low Mass

2017 February 14

I told Cardinal Burke that is was a blessing for us to sing for the Mass and assured him of our prayers.

Refutations • “Can the Latin Mass be enriched?”

2017 February 13

The OF can enrich the EF, but not the way Fr. Stravinskas describes.

Who I Am

2017 February 11

Vladimir Horowitz was especially known for this ability.

“A Trip to the Sacred Music Symposium” • (Film)

2017 February 09

Two young ladies in high school created this video as part of a school project.

Beauty, Music and the Sacred Liturgy

2017 February 08

Beauty will return to the Sacred Liturgy when we once again turn our hearts to the Lord.

Musical Resources • Septuagesima Sunday

2017 February 07

“Or, is it not lawful for me to do what I will? Is thine eye evil, because I am good?”

Pope Benedict XVI on this Sunday's Introit

2017 February 06

“The virgin mother bound his limbs in swaddling clothes; such bands held the hands and feet of God!”

The Japanese Martyrs

2017 February 06

Extraordinary Strength of Faith

“The Return of the SSPX”

2017 February 05

Reflections by a member of the Priestly Fraternity of Saint Peter.

God Has No Need of Our Music

2017 February 05

A Thought from Saint Irenaeus of Lyons

Did we meet our fundraising goal?

2017 February 03

The answer will amaze!

Invest in your Music Program!

2017 February 02

Financial support is necessary for building a successful parish music program.