Gloria In Excelsis Deo
We will be using a new setting of the Gloria for all Feasts, Solemnities, and joyful liturgical seasons beginning on the Solemnity of Christ the King. Adapted by Nigerian composer Sir Jude Nnam, "Gloria In Excelsis Deo" pairs the full Latin text of the ancient prayer with an African musical style and is one of Fr. Robert's favorite compositions.
This lyric video is a performance version of the piece and is much longer than the arrangement we will use at Mass. However, please take the time to familiarize yourself with the melody and words so that we can pray it together as a community.
Be Prepared, It is Advent!12-09-2023 | Fr. Robert Aliunzi
In my last article, I emphasized the reality and certainty of Jesus’ coming and the need for us to be always watchful and alert. In this article, I want to emphasize the need to be prepared for His coming especially by being found doing good when He comes. Allow me to share part of an article I read sometime back that highlights the same theme of being always prepared and being found doing the right thing.READ MORE
Parish Picnic 2023
Our parish picnic was a great success! Special thanks to everyone who worked tirelessly to make it a great day. Enjoy this video of the ground blessing ceremony featuring Bishop Emeritus Thomas J. Olmsted.