Saint Cecilia, Virgin Martyr

Today’s readings For those of you who are musicians, whether you play an instrument or sing, this is your feast day.  Today we celebrate Saint Cecilia, a virgin and martyr  of the early church who is the patron saint of musicians.  Saint Cecilia was a force for good among those who knew her.  She worked… Continue reading Saint Cecilia, Virgin Martyr

Saint Cecilia, Virgin Martyr

Today’s readings I’m sure we have some musicians here in church today: whether you play an instrument or sing, this is your feast day, because today we celebrate Saint Cecilia, a virgin and martyr who is the patron saint of musicians.  Because she is a martyr, we also remember those people of faith throughout history who… Continue reading Saint Cecilia, Virgin Martyr

Saint Cecilia, Virgin and Martyr

Today’s readings [Mass for the school children.] How many of you are musicians: do you play an instrument, or do you sing?  Well, today is your feast day, because today we celebrate Saint Cecilia, a virgin and martyr who is the patron saint of musicians.  Because she is a martyr, we also remember those people… Continue reading Saint Cecilia, Virgin and Martyr