Is this the solution to Catholics' 'desperate' musical situation?

Hundreds of musicians and pastors from around the world have signed a document urging parishes and publishers should take care to develop the Church’s rich musical traditions, not discard them. They did so after outlining trends within the Church’s musical traditions in the past five decades that they deem harmful to the Church’s liturgical life… Continue reading Is this the solution to Catholics' 'desperate' musical situation?

Pope Francis’s traditionalists

John Paul II couldn’t strike a deal that satisfied the SSPX. Nor could Benedict. Enter the unlikeliest of bridge-builders On the weekend that posters of a scowling Pope Francis were plastered over Rome by traditionalists protesting against his “bullying” tactics, news filtered through that Rome is on the verge of signing a deal with the… Continue reading Pope Francis’s traditionalists