Sunday, 6 December 2020

It's the Second Sunday of Advent

It is the Second Sunday of Advent and the Introit is Populus Sion.

PEOPLE of Sion, behold the Lord shall come to save the nations: and the Lord shall make the glory of His voice to be heard, in the joy of your heart. Ps. Give ear, O Thou that rulest Israel: Thou that leadest Joseph like a sheep. ℣. Glory be to the Father.

But you won't here it because Cardinal Thomas Collins has decreed that there will be:

Please enjoy this setting of the Introit by Heinrich Isaac, 1450-1517.


Anonymous said...

Ironically you will hear it at the archbishop’s own liturgy today, which was broadcast on YouTube. The ad hominem attacks on him are unjustified and shameful.

Vox Cantoris said...

What is shameful is that the Premier of Ontario reduced church attendance to 10 when there is no evidence it is being transmitted at Mass, not with all the precautions being taken.

What is more shameful is that our bishops are outdoing the government diktats by being even more restrictive and in some cases violating provincial law and human rights. How? By demanding that those who claim they cannot wear a mask for medical reasons provide evidence of this and advise the Ministry of Disinfection or they will not be admitted to church. This is a violation of privacy and the emergency order.

Please, save your clutching of pearls for someone else.

Anonymous said...

Okay maybe you are right.