Thursday, December 17, 2015

Missa Cantata for Ember Friday in, Alexandria, VA

A Missa Cantata for the Ember Friday in Advent will be sung tomorrow at 7:30 pm, at Saint Mary’s in Old Town, located at 310 South Royal St in Alexandria, Virginia. The parish hosts an Extraordinary Form sung Mass once a month, and this month’s celebration will also feature a new setting of the Ordinary of the Mass by Richard Rice, Missa “Es ist ein Ros”, written for the occasion. Following the Mass, parishioners will offer Ember Day appropriate refreshments, including a fourteenth century recipe for a “Tart in Ymbre Day.” All are welcome. More details can be found here:

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