Daily Archives: 31 August 2005

Chant: Pride of Place, part 2

Liam and others have good questions and comments on part 1. Clearly, the ideal parish will sing somewhere between all or none where chant is concerned. How much is enough to satisfy “pride of place?” The Vatican doesn’t tell you. … Continue reading

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Chant: Pride of Place or the Only Place? Part 1

Vatican II says it; you can’t get around it: “The Church acknowledges Gregorian chant as specially suited to the Roman liturgy: therefore, other things being equal, it should be given pride of place in liturgical services. But other kinds of … Continue reading

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