A happy St. Patrick’s Day for you Catholic and Orthodox who celebrate his feast. The day has a special meaning… Read more [Music] “The Deer’s Cry”, or St. Patrick’s Breastplate, sung by Angelina
David Bentley Hart is most well-known as an American Eastern Orthodox philosophical theologian and polemicist, as well as author of… Read more [Literature/Theology/Sports] ‘A Perfect Game: The Metaphysical Meaning of Baseball’ by David Bentley Hart
We celebrate the victory over death by Jesus Christ. Christ is Risen! Truly, He is Risen!
Les Grandes Voix Bulgares perform what is, to my ears, the perfect version of the refrain, “Lord Have Mercy” (Kyrie… Read more [Music] Les Grandes Voix Bulgares – Chœr d’Hommes – Gospodi Pomilui
Cristóbal de Morales is among my favorite Spanish composers of the Renaissance era. Saint Isodore of Seville, the patron saint… Read more [Music] Cristóbal de Morales – Mass for the feast of St. Isidore of Seville
We finally end the Christmas season with the Feast of the Nativity using the Julian Calendar. We wish you who… Read more [Music] Vocal School Choir of the Novodevichy Convent – Today Christ Is Born By The Virgin In Bethlehem
An early Christmas present for my friends on the Gregorian calendar, courtesy of Fairuz.
UCLA professor Sharon Gerstel’s work in studying how Byzantine church architecture helped to enhance the sound of liturgical chants was… Read more [Music] Measuring The Sound Of Angels Singing
One of Lebanon’s jewels, Abir Nehme is singing here in Syriac.
Behind only Laibach and Bijelo Dugme (White Button), Mizar were the most powerful name in the Balkan rock music scene,… Read more [Music] Mizar – Svjat Dreams