New Liturgical Texts Approved

The USCCB’s Committee on Divine Worship and the Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions have announced that the Holy See’s Dicastery for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments recently confirmed several new and newly translated texts for liturgical...

“The Music of Holy Week” Workshop

 “The Music of Holy Week” Workshop – March 4 On Friday, March 4, from 2:00pm-5:30pm, Saint Joseph’s Seminary will host a workshop focusing on the processional chants of Palm Sunday, the antiphons for the washing of feet on Holy...

Workshops

Planning Catholic Funeral Liturgies Workshop Saturday, February 1, 2020 10am-12pm St. Joseph’s Seminary, Yonkers When facing the loss of a loved one, Catholics are often asked to help plan the funeral liturgy for a family member or friend. Questions about music...

Changes to the Sacred Triduum

With the publication of the English translation of the third typical edition of the Roman Missal in 2011, several changes to the liturgies of the Sacred Triduum went into effect.  The most significant of these modifications are listed here: Evening Mass of the...