Music for Lent

Christ Church Chancel Choir members are directed by Dr. Rachel Root for this Lenten musical offering. Miserere (full title: Miserere mei, Deus, Latin for “Have mercy on me, O God”) is a setting of Psalm 51 by Italian composer Gregorio Allegri. It was...

Observing Lent

Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a right spirit within me. – Psalm 51:10 From the earliest times of the Church, Christians have gathered with great devotion to recall the story of Jesus’ death and resurrection, and they prepared for this time with a season...