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PDF Download • “Sanctus” (SATB) by JS Bach!
2018 October 15 by Jeff Ostrowski

Wow … I bet you’ve never heard this piece before!


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Absolute Last Chance: Period!
2018 October 10 by Jeff Ostrowski

My friend, Andrew Motyka, asked me to show the “full version” of this famous hymn.


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Live Recording Snippet • Vespers at Saint Vitus
2018 October 08 by Jeff Ostrowski

We’ve made a very good start, and things will get better and better!


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I recorded all the voices, to demonstrate how it sounds…


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19th Sunday after Pentecost (Extraordinary Form)
2018 September 28 by Jeff Ostrowski

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


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Scott Hahn: “Thomas More & John Fisher”
2018 September 26 by Jeff Ostrowski

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.


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2015 Review • “American Catholic Hymnbook”
2018 September 25 by Jeff Ostrowski

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


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18th Sunday after Pentecost (Extraordinary Form)
2018 September 20 by Jeff Ostrowski

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


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Can You Say “Theft” ??
2018 September 19 by Jeff Ostrowski

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


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Ronald Knox • His Actual Voice!
2018 September 18 by Jeff Ostrowski

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


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17th Sunday after Pentecost (Extraordinary Form)
2018 September 11 by Jeff Ostrowski

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


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A Dramatic Moment
2018 September 10 by Jeff Ostrowski

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


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“The Story Of The Adoremus Hymnal”
2018 September 04 by Jeff Ostrowski

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


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16th Sunday after Pentecost (Extraordinary Form)
2018 September 03 by Jeff Ostrowski

“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…”


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Simple Mass Propers (1909)
2018 August 30 by Jeff Ostrowski

When choirs cannot sing the proper properly…


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PDF • Scottish Catholic Hymnal (453 Pages)
2018 August 27 by Jeff Ostrowski

“Authorized by the archbishops and bishops of Scotland for use in the Scottish dioceses.”


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How can people claim this is a translation of the hymn by St. Thomas Aquinas?


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14th Sunday after Pentecost (Extraordinary Form)
2018 August 21 by Jeff Ostrowski

“Now if God so clothe the grass of the field, which is today, and tomorrow is cast into the oven, how much more you, O ye of little faith!”


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“Vatican II Hymnal” (1974) by Terry L. Haws
2018 August 20 by Jeff Ostrowski

“It is also tragic to note that the hymnal was officially approved by the music commission of the Archdiocese of Seattle.” —Fr. Joseph Roff


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Rehearsal videos • “Gloria” by Father Victoria
2018 August 16 by Jeff Ostrowski

How important is honesty?


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