Starting off choir practice with a game or two. Then a prayer before choir practice.
Catholic Youth Choirs
Lucy was a friend and mentor to me, and I would like to share with you a little bit of her story.
Fourteen (14) practical ideas for how a priest might transform his celebration of the Ordinary Form
This fall, Most Pure Heart of Mary Catholic School in Kansas will become the third Catholic Choir School in the United States.
“Our pastor called all the students in grades 4-8 together, declaring that he would personally pay for the organ lessons of any student willing to learn…” —Dr. Tappan
Impromptu Address of His Holiness Benedict XVI to the Members of the Pontifical “Sistine” Choir
Starring the almost two year old darling of the family along with miscellaneous siblings egging her on.
Good-hearted and talented people respond quite positively to the philosophy of service to God and others.
There is a prevalent notion that young people somehow need to be accommodated in the work of divine worship. As a former child, I find this to be an errant hankering.
An Interview with Matt Williams
Michael Olbash’s “Mass in Honor of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Star of the Sea” demonstrates the mandate of Pope Saint Pius X that music for the liturgy be Sacred, Beautiful, and Universal.
A strong devotional life in the parish church will naturally support and strengthen its liturgical vitality.
A Gregorian chant workbook for kids (there’s one for adults too).
The Blackstone Valley Catholic Youth Choir, currently preparing for a mid-Atlantic tour, has released a new CD, “Clothed With the Sun.”