Monthly Archives: February 2018

Music for a Votive Mass of Our Lady and Dedication of Marian Triptych, 7 February 2018

Music for a Votive Mass of Our Lady
and Dedication of the Triptych of Our Lady of Norwalk

Wednesday, 7 February 2018, 6:00 p.m.
Missale Romanum of 1962
Prelude: Improvisation
Hymn at the Procession: Hail Queen of Heaven, the Ocean Star (Stella)
Introit: Salve sancta Parens (plainsong, mode ii)
Missa Beatae Mariae Virginis II (Mantova) (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, c.1525-1594)
Gradual: Benedicta et venerabilis es (plainsong, mode iv] Tract: Gaude Maria Virgo (plainsong, mode ii)
Offertory: Ave Maria (plainsong, mode viii)
Motet at the Offertory: Ave maris stella (Giammateo Asola, 1532-1609)
Communion: Beata viscera (plainsong, mode i, with verses)
Motet at the Communion: Ave Maria (Edward Elgar, 1857-1934)
Postlude: Versets on Ave Maris stella (Op. 18, Nos. 6-9) (Marcel Dupré, 1886-1971)

The St. Mary's Schola Cantorum
The St. Mary's Choir
The St. Cecilia Student Schola
Viri Galilæi

Legion of Mary

The Legion of Mary meets every Saturday at St. Mary Church in Norwalk at 10:00 A.M. You are invited to join us in this dedicated active work of evangelizing our Catholic faith in everyday life in fulfillment of the wishes of the Blessed Mother. Call Gail Ratchford at (203) 849-8189.
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Candlemas

February 2nd is the 40th day after Christmas Day. It is the last day of the Christmas Season. This holy time of year always comes to an end with a very important Church Feast, The Presentation of Our Lord in the Temple, and the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary. On this special day we…
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