Monthly Archives: November 2015

Marian Antiphon for Advent and Christmas: Alma Redemptoris Mater

The four Marian Antiphons (Alma Redemptoris Mater, Ave Regina Cælorum, Regina Cæli, and Salve Regina) have traditionally been sung at the end of Compline (Night Prayer) – each one during a particular season of the Church Year. Alma Redemptoris Mater … Continue reading

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Marriage and Confirmation: new translations

The Bishops of England and Wales have approved the new translations of the texts to be used for Confirmation and Marriage, which have now been given their recognitio by the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Sacraments. These will be … Continue reading

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Liturgical Calendar 2016: Year C – the Year of Luke

The Calendar notes on the Liturgy Office website provide information about feasts and seasons and the Cycle of Prayer intentions. The monthly pages for the liturgical year 2016 are now available. As well as the web pages there is a downloadable … Continue reading

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Music for the Year of Mercy – free downloads!

A gift from Liturgical Press in honour of the Holy Year of Mercy:  music accompaniments and assembly graphics for three Psallite titles: God’s Tender Mercy; Lord, Cleanse My Heart and Merciful and Tender (both the English and Spanish versions) along … Continue reading

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