Monday, July 31, 2017

Dominican Rite Solemn Mass of St. Dominic, Portland OR (updated)

Solemn Dominican Mass at Holy Rosary
On Thursday, August 4, the traditional Solemnity of Our Holy Father Saint Dominic, there will be a Solemn High Mass in the Dominican Rite in Portland OR. The celebrant will be Fr. Ambrose Sigman, O.P., assisted by Frs. Gabriel Mosher O.P., and  Vincent Kelber, O.P., as deacon and subdeacon, and it will take place at the Priory Parish of the Holy Rosary in Portland Oregon, 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. The preacher will be Fr. Augustine Thompson, O.P., S.T.M., professor of history at the Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology, Berkeley CA.


The music will be provided by Cantores in Ecclesia under the direction of Blake Applegate. The music for that Mass will be Edmund Rubbra's Missa in Honorem Sancti Dominici, sung by Cantores in Ecclesia, with proper chants from the Dominican Gradual. Cantores will also be singing at another Dominican Rite Solemn Mass for the Feast of the Transfiguration on Sunday, August 6, at 11:00 a,m.

Holy Rosary is located at 375 NE Clackamas St, Portland, OR 97232, and there is ample parking.  A reception will follow the Mass in Siena Hall.

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