Daily Archives: 18 July 2012

Ordo Cantus Missae

Thanks to Liam for suggesting we look at the introduction to the Ordo Cantus Missae. I’m especially indebted to Richard Chonak who translated the Latin original of the second edition (1988) which, we think, has yet to be officially translated into English. … Continue reading

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Evangelism, Not Ideology

At RNS, Tom Ehrlich takes his turn at Ross Douthat’s misreading of the American religious climate. I think he’s a good bit closer to the mark in suggesting that Christianity is in decline because it is too conservative (in actual … Continue reading

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CCTLS 15: John Paul’s Hopes

Let’s wrap up our examination of John Paul’s chirograph on sacred music. The last entry: 15. I hope that the centenary commemoration of the Motu Proprio Tra le Sollecitudini, through the intercession of their holy Author together with that of St … Continue reading

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