Parce, Domine, parce populo tuo: ne in aeternum irascaris nobis.
The great prelude begins tomorrow: before Lent’s first Sunday we have four days to get things realigned spiritually for the Forty Days ahead.
In my new parish, one of my multi-instrumentalists asked about retiring his mandolin for the season. I suggested not; we can adjust our accompaniment as needed. Trumpet, perhaps I could see a fast from that. But only perhaps.
Any good Lenten musical practices this year for you commentators?