Brave choir director posts *live* recording by a volunteer choir!
Affordable Hymnal for Catholic Parishes
Including a live recording of a hymn about a donkey. (Not kidding!)
Do you recognize where these pages were stolen from in 1966, when they hoped nobody would notice?
(Be patient while it loads) —Easy to use, fully complete; what more could you ask?
Covid-19 has forced many parishes to remove all hymnals from their pews: A perfect opportunity for change!
…including several captivating attempts to translate “Victimae Paschali Laudes.”
I find the following pairings reprehensible…
I submit to you that calling the same tune by multiple names in the same hymnal is unacceptable.
What do you think of “eye rhymes” in hymnody?
Very few people have a copy of this incredibly rare Catholic hymnal.
This Catholic hymnal was written by a priest named “Police.” (not kidding)
The fear was that Protestant translators might distort the theology contained in the ancient Catholic hymns…
Such underlay would be considered loathsome by composers like Guerrero. Indeed, it’s an impossibility!
Never purchase another Missalette: Daily Companion approved by the USCCB!
“The origins of some are not known due to the long and nearly untraceable popular usage they have enjoyed.” —Gregorian Institute
“It contains about two hundred hymns—all from approved sources—and covers every phase of Catholic devotion.” —Foreword by the Bishop of La Crosse
Containing literal and poetic translations, author biographies, meter explanations, and much more!
PDF Download: Order of Mass (Latin & English) printed in THE CROWN HYMNAL of 1911.
Approved by the USCCB — 2014 Imprimatur from Bishop Slattery of Tulsa.