Saint Mary the Virgin

Palestrina’s Missa Assumpta est Maria in caelum, from the late sixteenth century:


2 Replies to “Saint Mary the Virgin”

  1. Beautiful (the music and the artwork, too). Thank you for sharing.

    Since our bishops decided to lift the obligation, it being a Monday, morning mass was rather spare, but still uplifting. Post-communion, the gentleman who organized a weekly sung vespers chanted the Magnificat; he has a superb voice. It’s good to be back in a parish where liturgy is truly God-focused.

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