"Today Our attention is directed to one of the most common of them (abuses), one of the most difficult to eradicate, and the existence of which is sometimes to be deplored in places where everything else is deserving of the highest praise; the beauty and sumptuousness of the temple, the splendor and the accurate performance of the ceremonies, the attendance of the clergy, the gravity and piety of the officiating ministers. Such is the abuse affecting sacred chant and music."- St. Pius X, Pope
Thank you Father Thomas J. Rosica, CSB. I couldn't have done it without you.
It took ten years to hit 600,000 and then in February 2015, Father Thomas J. Rosica came along. Really, before him, few paid attention to anything I had to say. He likes to describe "The Francis Effect." Well, Father Tom, you should know all about that because what you did is known as "The Streisand Effect," but around here, we call it, The Rosica Effect! And today, less than two years past, this little blog, though still little by the standards of Father Z, Rorate Caeli and OnePeterFive, has just past:
Thank you Father Tom, I couldn't have done it without you.