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The Sixth Penitential Psalm

Is Psalm 129(130) De profundis. (note- if you’ve seen the movie “the Sixth Scense” this is the latin phrase the kid says to the Bruce ¬†Willis character “De profundis clamavi ad te Domine” the opening line of this psalm.)   … Continue reading

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The Fourth Penitential Psalm

Is Psalm 50(51) Miserere mei, Deus. Everything’s been Anglican Chant so far… I had intended on more variety but it’s been hard to find other musical forms, at least in English. Have mercy upon me, O God, after thy great … Continue reading

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Confession: What to say?

My oldest child is preparing for his first penance, so I will likely be writing more on this subject over the next month or two. One thing that is helpful for people in receiving this sacrament is knowing what to … Continue reading

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