Latin & Gregorian Chant

Latin is the official Language of the Church, used for centuries as the language par excellence for theology and worship. We continue this sacred tradition at Saint Benedict Abbey.

Gregorian Chant is one of the most sublime forms of art and worship, and as Vatican II teaches, it is to be given “pride of place” in liturgies. Each day we join our hearts and voices to sing in this ancient tradition.

Father Marc offers an interesting and well-reasoned explanation of using Latin in worship