Offertory Antiphons coming to The Modern Psalmist

Offertory Antiphons Hard work has begun to input all the Offertory Antiphons into the site, starting with the 10th Sunday in Ordinary Time. They will also be set to a simple metered antiphon with psalm tone verses. (This will be my first iteration of the Offertory...

Lenten Updates

Lenten Updates Welcome to the Modern Psalmist newsletter. And happy Lent! (Si prefieres recibir comunicaciones en español, haz clic aquí, por favor.) I hope your Lenten preparations have been fruitful and that you have enjoyed the free downloads available on the...

Multiple Images for a Given Feast Day

Multiple Images for a Given Feast Day As I work on selecting images for each feast day, I think that some feast days just have so many good options to use as the primary image that I find it difficult to choose. I want to enhance the readings and message of the day...

Reflection: The Woman of Canaan at the Feet of Christ

This gospel passage today is one of my favorites. The woman calls out to the Lord for help – but she is a Canaanite woman (i.e. *not* a Hebrew/Jew). She knows this, but her pain for her child is so great – and she KNOWS that Jesus has already healed so...

The Old Meets New: Lenten Song Suggestions

Run to the Father Matt Maher Jesus, Remember Me J. Berthier Lent is such a beautiful time for reflection. We find ourselves preparing for the coming of the Lord with ashes, incense, and candles; all the senses get involved in these Catholic liturgies! But, as a...