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Newman on Liturgy
2019 December 01 by Fr. David Friel

What Does Newman Have to Say?

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New Stained Glass Windows of Military Saints
2019 November 11 by Fr. David Friel

Recently installed at the pastoral center of the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA

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The Gratuity of Beauty
2019 November 09 by Fr. David Friel

Thoughts on the Feast of the Dedication of the Lateran Basilica

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Detail from the Missal of Eberhard von Greiffenklau

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Archbishop Cordileone will offer Mass November 16, 2019 at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

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Art of the Beautiful Lecture Series 2019-2020
2019 September 24 by Fr. David Friel

A project of The Catholic Artists Society in NYC

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This Is a Cathedral, Not Disneyland
2019 September 15 by Fr. David Friel

Several English cathedrals hosted peculiar amusements this summer.

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PDF Download • Chant Notation—Nuptial Blessing (EF)
2019 September 08 by Fr. David Friel

With permission from the CDF, the nuptial blessing at a sung EF Mass may be chanted according to this melody.

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Solemn Novena for Our Lady of Mt. Carmel
2019 June 16 by Fr. David Friel

This year’s preacher will be Fr. James Gordon, F.S.S.P.

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The Magnificat Institute of Sacred Music
2019 June 09 by Fr. David Friel

A new undertaking of composer Paul Jernberg

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Exploring the World’s Largest Musical Instrument
2019 June 02 by Fr. David Friel

The Wanamaker Grand Court Organ

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Installation of New Pipe Organ on Capitol Hill
2019 May 19 by Fr. David Friel

Noack Opus 162 built for St. Peter’s Church

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A website exists to disseminate Fr. Samuel Weber’s sacred music resources

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Flash Mob • Franz Biebl’s “Ave Maria”
2019 March 26 by Fr. David Friel

A special celebration of the Annunciation 2019

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The USCCB has provided freely downloadable versions of the musical settings of these newly translated texts.

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The Lorica of St. Patrick
2019 March 17 by Fr. David Friel

A fifth-century hymn preserved in an eleventh-century manuscript

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Square Notes: The Sacred Music Podcast
2019 March 10 by Fr. David Friel

Dedicated to exploring the teaching and vision of the Church on the topic of liturgical music

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Today marks the feast of Mother Katharine Drexel, whom the Holy Father challenged to become a missionary.

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New Resource! • Chant Videos for Treble Voices
2019 February 23 by Fr. David Friel

A new website seeks to record the full Gregorian propers each week using a treble voice.

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Sacred Architecture and Brexit
2019 February 17 by Fr. David Friel

A connecting link in the form of Gothic cathedrals

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