Liturgical Music

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Posted on January 7, 2019
MD Callahan, OSB
If you've ever spent anytime at the Mount, you would recognize the name of Sister Mary David Callahan, OSB. An accomplished musician and a prolific composer, the music of Sister Mary David is a staple when the...

Handbells

Posted on November 19, 2018
Handbells have been around since ancient times. Originally their relatively small size helped tower bell-ringers to practice; however, small groups soon formed to create music of their own. There is a long history...

Rest Within Music

Posted on November 5, 2018
Music
It’s probably a little unusual to write about silence in a post about liturgical music. All the same … The purpose of sacred music is to glorify God and sanctify the faithful (Sacrosanctum Concilium ¶ 112). That’...

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