19th Sunday after Pentecost (Extraordinary Form)

2018 September 28

Then he saith to his servants, “The marriage indeed is ready, but they that were invited were not worthy.”

Scott Hahn: “Thomas More & John Fisher”

2018 September 26

Saint John Fisher (d. 1535) tutored King Henry VIII when he was a boy—but Henry VIII eventually murdered him and placed his head on a stake.

2015 Review • “American Catholic Hymnbook”

2018 September 25

“Hymns that are directed to the Trinity should not be used, no matter how familiar they may be.”

Saint Thérèse Triduum

2018 September 23

An Annual Tradition at the Philadelphia Carmel

Radio Interview • Óscar Romero & New Beginnings

2018 September 21

"I hope my poem also speaks to the role of the church in our society." — E. Ethelbert Miller

18th Sunday after Pentecost (Extraordinary Form)

2018 September 20

“O God, Who, through the august communication of this sacrifice, dost make us partakers of the one supreme divinity…”

Can You Say “Theft” ??

2018 September 19

Robert Campbell is an excellent translator of the Breviary—but even the best steal.

Ronald Knox • His Actual Voice!

2018 September 18

A fascinating radio address by Msgr. Knox covering topics related to the Incarnation.

Guest Article • “Composing a Responsorial Psalm”

2018 September 17

What makes for a good responsorial psalm setting? Is it mere singability, a catchy tune, or something more?

Fearfully and Wonderfully Made • New Work for Trumpet and Organ

2018 September 14

Trumpeter, Richard Kelley's lyricism can be compared to that of an oboe or clarinet. His soul and humanity pours forth in his playing.

Healey Willan on Chant

2018 September 13

Healey Willan has a special interest in plainchant!

The Problem with the Universal Prayer of the Church

2018 September 13

Young people today aren’t yearning for the ancient expressions of the Church’s liturgical life merely due to a distorted view of a supposedly golden former age…

17th Sunday after Pentecost (Extraordinary Form)

2018 September 11

“We implore Thy majesty, O Lord, that the holy mysteries we are celebrating may free us of past and save us from future sins.”

21 Thoughts • “Exterior Actions at Mass”

2018 September 10

“Gentlemen of the congregation—you are the priests of the domestic church.” —Fr. Christopher Smith

A Dramatic Moment

2018 September 10

The Bells, Gloria, and Organ all return at once.

New Season! New Beginning!

2018 September 06

Some laughter and advice for the beginning of a new season.

Masses to Begin at FSSP Parish in Philadelphia

2018 September 04

This weekend will mark the beginning of Masses offered at the parish.

“The Story Of The Adoremus Hymnal”

2018 September 04

Dr. Kurt Poterack served as chairman of the editorial committee.

16th Sunday after Pentecost (Extraordinary Form)

2018 September 03

“When thou art invited to a wedding, sit not down in the first place, lest perhaps one more honorable than thou be invited by him…”