Author Archives: Nicholas Haggin

Pure Spiritual Milk

Notre Dame’s Church Life Journal blog has an interesting article on how chant makes the liturgy friendlier for children: Why Chant is Good for Children A couple passages are worth noting in particular: Music in the Roman Rite functions seemingly … Continue reading

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Solemn Requiem and Absolution for Archbishop John Lancaster Spalding

Cathedral of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Peoria, IL 7:15 PM If you’re on Facebook, follow our Facebook event for more timely updates. Ad Missam Introit Requiem æternam Kyrie Kyrie pro defunctis Gradual Requiem æternam Tract Absolve, Domine Sequence … Continue reading

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Ut, A Hymn, A Latin Hymn

Happy Solfège Day! Wait, Happy Nativity of St. John the Baptist! Wait, they’re the same day! Yes, today we celebrate both the last and greatest of the Old Testament prophets and the musical mnemonic that enabled Julie Andrews to caper … Continue reading

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Ten Years of Chant

Ten years ago, the Guild sang at Mass for the first time on this, the feast of the Presentation of the Lord. We’ve been through many changes since then: singers have come and gone, invitations to sing have ebbed and … Continue reading

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Bereavement Mass (All Souls)

Holy Cross Catholic Church Champaign, IL 4:00 PM View the worship aid for this appearance Prelude Requiem æternam Offertory Domine Iesu Christe Communion In paradisum Chorus angelorum

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Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Holy Cross Catholic Church Champaign, IL 5:30 PM View the worship aid for this appearance Prelude Ave maris stella Offertory Kyrie fons bonitatis (trope) Sanctus Sanctus XVIII Memorial Acclamation Mortem tuam Agnus Dei Agnus Dei XVIII Communion Aufer a me

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Triumph of the Cross

Holy Cross Catholic Church Champaign, IL 5:30 PM View the worship aid for this appearance Prelude Nos autem gloriari Offertory Vexilla regis prodeunt Sanctus Sanctus XVIII Memorial Acclamation Mortem tuam Agnus Dei Agnus Dei XVIII Communion Meditation Pange, lingua…prÅ“lium (Fortunatus)

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Ascension

St. Matthew Catholic Church Champaign, IL 11:30 AM View the worship aid for this appearance Introit Viri Galilæi Kyrie Kyrie XVI Gloria Gloria VIII Alleluia Easter Vigil Mode 6 Offertory Ascendit Deus (Short Responsory) Sanctus Sanctus XVIII Memorial Acclamation Mortem … Continue reading

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Third Sunday of Easter

St. Matthew Catholic Church Champaign, IL 11:30 AM View the worship aid for this appearance Introit Cantate Domino (Graduale Simplex) Kyrie Kyrie XVI Gloria Gloria VIII Alleluia Easter Vigil Mode 6 Offertory Exsultemus et lætemur Sanctus Sanctus XVIII Memorial Acclamation … Continue reading

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Third Sunday of Lent

St. Matthew Catholic Church Champaign, IL 11:30 AM View the worship aid for this appearance Introit Attende Domine Kyrie Kyrie XVI Gospel Acclamation Laus tibi, Christe (Haggin) Offertory Miserere et parce Sanctus Sanctus XVIII Memorial Acclamation Mortem tuam Agnus Dei … Continue reading

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