“If Mass can be celebrated in Irish on St Patrick’s Day, it can be celebrated in Irish every Sunday.”
“You are the musical animators of the whole congregation. Don’t take its place, depriving the people of God of the chance to sing with you.”
“It is my fervent hope that you will go forward from here to bring joy and hope to the life of the Church in your local parish area and beyond,” says Archbishop Neary.
Priests and bishops need to put more resources into choirs and music, says Ian Callanan of Music Ministry Together.
Feast of music to be presented in St Patrick’s Cathedral by singers drawn from city's two communities.
Mass will celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Cappella Giulia.