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“Gather Us In” made (almost) acceptable!

When life gives you challenges like lemons, make lemonade.  Right? When liturgists give you dreck like “Gather Us In”, make… toccatas. Remember: The Second Vatican Council gives pride of place to the pipe organ over all other instruments. Fr. Z … Continue reading

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Pipe Organs and a famous Chicago church

There is an interesting video on YouTube about the pipe organ project going on at St. John Cantius in Chicago. If you don’t know much about pipe organs, you could learn a few things from this 12 minute video. Remember: … Continue reading

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