You may be surprised by the answer from musicologist, composer, arranger, author and Sacred Music Department Committee member (Antiochian) Fr. John Finley!
Sing To The Lord:
Host Vladimir Morosan answers some very basic, fundamental questions regarding Orthodox music: Why do we sing in orthodox worship? What is the essence of that singing? And how does singing…
Frederica Here and Now:
A Cappella Music
Frederica reflects on how music can penetrate through the fog of advanced years and even senility to focus our minds on the worship of God.
From the Amvon:
Singing in Scripture
On May 28, Fr. John spoke at a music conference hosted by the Patriarch Tikhon Russian American Music Institute (PaTRAM) at St. Tikhon’s Monastery, South Canaan, Pa.
Postcards from Greece:
The Soul of Greece
Fr. Peter explores the spiritual history of Greece, the origin of the term "Byzantine" and the baptism of Hellenism.