[Podcast] WNYC Radio on Sacred Music in the Catholic Church
  • Hat-tip to Jeff who posted this on The New Liturgical Movement blog:

    Soundcheck: Is Gregorian Chant alive and well?
    The pope says he's dissatisfied with modern sacred music in the Catholic Church, and is looking to force a return to traditional sacred music such as Gregorian Chant. Today, we find out if the days of folk-inspired worship songs are numbered:
    - Web page with writeup, podcast and comment board
    - MP3 download
  • "Force" is not quite the right term used by the copywriter, methinks; "guide" or "steer" may be more appropriate. He's been guiding/steering in this direction for longer than some of us have been alive.
  • Yes, that completely misinformed word could do much damage.