Oratorio Concert Success

Oratorio Concert Success

Our first Oratorio Concert on Saturday evening was a wonderful success, with over 150 people in attendance. The night opened with an introduction by Fr Scot Armstrong, the concert was to be a guided tour through the development of western music out of psalmody;...

Homily for Mass of Thanksgiving

This homily was preached by Rev Dr Scot Armstrong in the Chapel of The Carmel, Lismore, on the occasion of the Mass of Thanksgiving of the newly ordained, Fr Stefan Matuszek. September 15th 2015, Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows The feast of Our Lady of Sorrows is a most...

Reception of the Habit

On Sunday, September 6th 2015, the newest novices of the Brisbane Oratory in Formation received the Oratorian habit from the hands of the Provost of Toronto, Very Rev Fr Jonathan Robinson C.O. This event marked another significant development for the community in...

Mass Ad Orientem Part 2

Fr Andrew Wise PP concludes a reflection upon Mass celebrated ad orientem:   Fr. Uwe Michael Lang, whose work in this area of liturgy has been translated into many languages, links this specifically to the celebration of the Mass when he writes –  ...