Canon O’Connor’s Last Mass in Belfast

Canon O’Connor’s Last Mass in Belfast

This Sunday past we were sad to announce the last Mass of Canon John O’Connor in Belfast. We are very grateful for the dedication shown by he and the other priests of the Institute of Christ the King, who make the long journey from Limerick to say Mass for us each and every month.

Canon O’Connor has been reassigned to the Institute’s newest apostolate in Pittsburgh, USA, where we’re sure he’ll be put to good use.… Read More

Gregorian Chant Workshop

Gregorian Chant Workshop

We are pleased to announce that Latin Mass Belfast will be holding its first Gregorian Chant Workshop.
Led by the esteemed former director of music at St Phillip Neri International Seminary, Florence, Canon Wulfram Lebocq ICKSP, it promises to be an afternoon where beginners and experienced singers can deeply explore the music of the Roman Rite. 
In this session we will explore the technique of solfege (pitching of the notes), rhythmical interpretation of the neumes, the eight modes of Gregorian Chant, and styles in conducting and directing chant.… Read More
Solemn High Mass

Solemn High Mass

On Sunday 29th of October there will be a Solemn High Mass to celebrate the feast day of the Kingship of Our Lord Jesus Christ with the Cathedral Schola joining our own Schola.

 

A Solemn High Mass is the full ceremonial form of the Tridentine Mass. It is celebrated by a Priest with a Deacon and a Sub Deacon. Most parts of the Mass are sung and incense is used.… Read More