Yearly Archives: 2014

Ero Cras?

by Wilfrid Jones The “Great O Antiphons” which the Church has prescribed in the Roman Liturgy as the antiphons at the Magnificat for the second phase of Advent beginning on the 17th of December and culminating on the 23rd, find their origins before the 9th Century (Carroll. “L’Avent Liturgique”, Revue Bénédictine. 1905.), appearing in the work of Cynewolf (Boenig. Anglo-Saxon Spirituality. 2000.) Each begins with an invocation to Christ under…
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The John Henry Newman Institute of Liturgical Music is pleased to introduce a new academic initiative which will give a platform to some of the ongoing research being undertaken by members of the Institute. We hope that the brief notes which we will publish twice a month on this blog will be of interest to our readers and welcome any feedback on our thoughts. The range of topics within the…
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