Music & Liturgy July 2024

Music & Liturgy July 2024

The latest edition (July 2024) of Music & Liturgy, the journal of the Society of St Gregory, has arrived.  As well as the liturgy planner which runs until the feast of Christ the King, there are articles by Brian Ching CSC on the crucifix in the worship space,...
Macmillan on chant

Macmillan on chant

To attract an audience of 300-plus on a cold and rainy midweek night for a lecture on the somewhat niche topic of the origins of western music in plainsong is an astonishing feat.  But the draw this past week was Sir …

Believing not belonging

Believing not belonging

This research paper from the Margaret Beaufort Institute of Theology, Cambridge was commissioned by the Diocese of Brentwood and explores the reasons Catholics have become alienated from the Church.  In the summer of 2023, Bishop Alan Williams sm issued a personal...