Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll loveā€¦ Learn about Reading Desk

All Blogs / Religion / Catholicism / Posts With Audio


It's Been Awhile...

In case there are still some folks who come here looking for blog posts, here is my homily for the First Sunday of Advent. I know it's been awhile since I posted anything, but honestly, I don't know if there is anything I can say that isn't being said by someone else in the blogosphere. Show More Summary

Report from the Catholic Artists Society: Solemn Vespers and Lecture on Beauty

The Catholic Artists Society, as recently mentioned, hosted Fr. U.M. Lang for a lecture on the topic of "Art, Beauty and the Sacred", also celebrating the Solemn First Vespers of All Saints in the Dominican Church of St. Vincent Ferrer in Manhattan. Fr. Show More Summary

Explaining the Third Edition of the Roman Missal

This basic tutorial on the new Missal (in English) is worth listening to and sending around. Msgr. Andrew Wadsworth is not only a liturgist, linguist, and philosopher but also a musician and chant expert. So we have a very interesting coming together of ideals here: liturgy and music. Show More Summary

And With Your Spirit: Guide To Singing the New English Translation of the Mass

And with your spirit A guide to singing the new English translation of the Mass It has been both a privilege and a pleasure to record this CD of music contained in the new English translation of the Missale Romanum editio typica tertia. Show More Summary

Diocese Live - Discussing Dante

Because Dante and modern takes on it were on my mind, that is what I discussed with Leo Brown during my monthly chat, the first of which began with these.I love talking with Leo and he's such a pro that he saves newbies like me when they forget to mention a book name! Or other such errors.Here's the link to the mp3 from at Real Live Radio (from May 19, segment 3).

Joan Lewis Interviews Cardinal Wuerl on the Ordinariate in America

By way of the Ordinariate Portal, I ran into the following interview with Cardinal Donald Wuerl on the Anglican Ordinariate and its development and establishment within the United States. If you prefer, you may listen to the audio version of the interview.

Dominican Music in the Netherlands

I have been in correspondence with Mr. Theo Menting, a member of the Dominican Laity at the Dominican House in Huissen. The laity there have two excellent choirs, which recently sang at Santa Sabina, S. Maria in Trastevere, and other churches in Rome. Show More Summary

Catholic Bloggers Meet in Rome

The reports started on Monday during the meeting itself of course -- what else would one expect from bloggers! -- and from all accounts, the Vatican blogmeet went very well. Here are some photos of the event. A general view Fr. Federico...Show More Summary

University of Illinois St. John's Newman Centre Usus Antiquior

We mentioned this past Monday that a Mass was being planned by the University of Illinois' St. John's Newman Centre with Fr. Michael Driscoll celebrating. In follow-up, we are pleased to present the following images from the Mass. The NLM is told that approximately 150 people attended. To give you a further flavour, the following is a recording of the Kyrie from the Mass:

Fr. Thomas Hopko on the Byzantine Divine Liturgy

Ancient Faith Radio, which operates under the auspices of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America, is a great place to go and listen to the musical treasures of the Byzantine East. Recently, I also noted a rather interesting podcast, Worship in Spirit and Truth presented by Fr. Show More Summary

New Liturgical Music Databases: Introducing Two Sacred Music Initiatives for EF and OF

Guest Article by Jeffrey Ostrowski Some NLM readers will be familiar with Corpus Christi Watershed's video work with the Church Music Association of America, or perhaps the Birmingham Oratory. However, in just three years, Corpus Christi Watershed has also gotten a very good start on numerous Liturgical Initiatives. Show More Summary

Chabanel Psalms Now in Print

A guest article by Watershed composer Jeff Ostrowski I'm very grateful to Mr. Tribe for allowing me to share some information about a brand new Sacred music publication that comes just in time for Year A. Corpus Christi Watershed has...Show More Summary

You Fool!

Well folks, I have FINALLY got around to posting another homily. This one is from all the way back in August. Sorry for the delay, but enjoy it nevertheless. Powered by Podbean.com

Sermon: 15th Sunday of the Year

Powered by Podbean.com Remember, you can subscribe to this podcast on itunes by clicking here.

Sermon: 14th Sunday of the Year

Sorry it has been so long since I last posted. I have been traveling and am currently in Charlotte, NC. You might be wondering about the above photo, well, you will have to listen to the sermon to understand. This week I was visiting the parishes of Kingsbury County, South Dakota. Have a listen: Powered by Podbean.com

Nick Gale on BBC this Past Weekend

Nick Gale sends us a clip of a local BBC interview he gave this past weekend promoting a forthcoming workshop in Lancaster Cathedral.

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC