Yesterday evening at the CMAA Colloquium, First Vespers of the Sacred Heart was sung at the St Thomas University Chapel in the Extraordinary Form. The choir, directed by Jonathan Ryan, sang a 17th century setting of the Magnificat attributed to Buxtehude, accompanied by strings. The celebrant was Fr Robert Pasley, chaplain to the CMAA.
LONDON, June 18 (Reuters) - Pakistan enhanced their long-held reputation as one of the most unpredictable teams in world sport with an extraordinary and overwhelming victory over bitter local rivals India in the Champions Trophy final on Sunday.
A reader has written in, asking us to spread the word that St Anthony’s Church in El Segundo, California (720 E. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles County) has established a Sunday Mass in the Extraordinary Form, every week at 1:30 pm. As ElShow More Summary
Our next major photopost will be for Corpus Christi, which is celebrated either tomorrow, Thursday, June 15, or this coming Sunday, June 18; please send your photos (whether of the Ordinary or Extraordinary Form) to firstname.lastname@example.org for inclusion. Show More Summary
A Solemn Massa in the Extraordinary Form will be celebrated at Holy Family, Southampton, in the Diocese of Portsmouth, England, for the feast of Corpus Christi on Thursday, June 15, at 7.30 p.m. The music for the Mass will include Victoria’s Missa O Quam Gloriosum and the complete polyphonic propers for Corpus Christi by William Byrd. Show More Summary
The Trumps’ nine-day journey outside the United States was “incredible, historic…because it truly was an extraordinary week.” It was “unprecedented.” “We’ve never seen before at this point in a presidency such sweeping reassurance of American interest,” said press secretary Sean Spicer. Most of...
Sotheby?s in London is to offer the collection of Lord Ballyedmond, whose extraordinary London home formed the backdrop to life at the highest level of British society. The collection stands as testament to Lord Ballyedmond?s unerring eye as a collector, displaying a lifelong passion for the finest art and antiques, with a rare attention to detail. Show More Summary
This week priests from across the USA and Canada are with the Canons Regular of St John Cantius learning the ceremonies of the Latin Mass. The priests participated in Solemn High Mass for the feast of Mary, Queen of Poland (May 3rd) at Saint John Cantius Church, Chicago IL.Since being asked by Cardinal Francis George, O.M.I. Show More Summary
The only Masses offered across the entire Diocese of Limerick are in the Extraordinary Form.
St Mary’s Church in Norwalk, Connecticut, has scheduled its entire Holy Week Triduum in the Extraordinary Form for the sixth year in a row. The Rev. Richard Cipolla, pastor, is the celebrant of all the Masses and services. Observance of the Triduum begins on Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. Show More Summary
Here are the schedules for Tenebrae and the services of the Sacred Triduum in the Extraordinary Form, at the church of St Anthony of Padua, in Jersey City, New Jersey. The church is located at Monmouth St. between 6th and 7th.- Wednesday,...Show More Summary
"Ars Nova is unusual - creatively, structurally, and otherwise. It's not a traditional theatre company; it's a finder, developer, and nurturer of unconventional artists working in hybrid forms." And yes, it provides medical and dental insurance to its employees.
At this extraordinary juncture in American history and the ninth week of the Donald Trump presidency, let us reflect on where we are: Russia attacked the U.S. in the form of a multi-pronged effort to influence the outcome of the 2016 election by sabotaging Hillary Clinton, a violation that in another time would have provoked [...]Show More Summary
At this extraordinary juncture in American history and the ninth week of the Donald Trump presidency, let’s reflect on where we are: Russia attacked the U.S. in the form of a multi-pronged effort to influence the outcome of the 2016 election by sabotaging Hillary Clinton, a violation that in another time would have provoked a [...]Show More Summary
This article concerns the singing of the Ordinary Form of the Mass, but its main point pertains also to the desirability of sung Masses in the Extraordinary Form. As is well known to historians of the liturgy, the normal practice for the first thousand years of undivided Christianity was to sing the Mass (i.e., High Mass). Show More Summary
Our next photopost will be for Ash Wednesday; please send your photos (whether of the Ordinary or Extraordinary Form) to email@example.com for inclusion. We are also always glad to receive photographs of Lenten celebrations in the Eastern rites, such as the Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts or the Great Canon of St Andrew. Show More Summary
Despite the fact that the extraordinary bead paintings of Melbourne-based artist, Alasdair McLuckie are essentially hybridic forms, simultaneously exotic and familiar, they stand as acts of pure creativity and a welcome antidote to a...Show More Summary
Editor’s note: This article first appeared three years ago as a retrospective of a major event in the return of what is now called the “Extraordinary Form.” The feast of St Peter’s Chair this year marks the 25th anniversary. February...Show More Summary
Catholic World Report probably did not envision the reaction it received when it published an article by Fr Peter Stravinskas entitled, “How the Ordinary Form of the Mass can ‘Enrich’ the Extraordinary Form.” The comments section onShow More Summary
This Sunday, February 5, at 11:00 am, the Archbishop of Detroit will install the new Pastor of St. Joseph Oratory, located at 1828 Jay Street in Detroit. The installation in the Extraordinary Form reveals all the essential duties ofShow More Summary