Savall conducts Beethoven’s “titanic” ‘Missa Solemnis’ for the first time

Addressing the entirety of Beethoven’s symphonies has been for Jordi Savall the previous step to debut now, calmly, the Missa solemnis (18th, at L’Auditori), a “titanic work, full of love, spirituality and magic” to which the genius from Bonn dedicated four years. He finished it just two centuries ago and premiered it the following year, … Read more

Are you going to dress the Child God for the first time? Check what you should do

The February 2 is Candlemas Day and it is not only a date to eat tamales, because there are those who keep the tradition of dressing your child gaveyes. Therefore, in excelsior We tell you what the clothing of this religious image represents. Perhaps some of them remember their grandmothers or aunts going to the … Read more

The Pope: in bringing the Gospel, consecrated life must adapt to the circumstances of the time

In the audience with the Primatial Council of the Confederation of Canons Regular of Saint Augustine, Francis recalls that consecrating oneself to God means making the Gospel one’s rule of life, loving Christ and the Church his body: the congregations do not isolate themselves, but live in the present opening up to the future. The … Read more

“For behold, the winter is past; The rain stopped, it went away. The flowers appear on the earth, The time to sing has arrived. Song 2:11

Share on networks: January 12, 2023Sylviane & Jeanine JOIN US ! Download the Christians TV app. Sur cette terre craquelée sans fleurs ni verdure, Le désert de mon coeur s’est changé en jardin, Une fontaine scellée, une source d’eau pure Le Divin jardinier l’a créé de sa main. Les chardons et les ronces y … Read more

Pierfrancesco Favino, actor in “Nostalgia”: “The idea of ​​aging interests me, it’s exciting to see where time takes us”

Nostalgia tells of Felice’s return to Naples. How did you prepare for this role? The starting point of the film is a novel by writer Ermanno Rea. He was an important guide even if Mario Martone, the director, and Ippolita Di Majo, the screenwriter, made a lot of changes. We had the chance to talk … Read more

Parolin at the Festival of Spirituality: the challenges of this time concern us all

May the event promoted in Rome, entitled “L’Anima e il Tempo”, today in its second day, bear fruit. The Vatican secretary of state wishes it in a message in which he welcomes the initiative proposed by three publishers, which intends to combine the spiritual element with the concrete one of reality. “Our time – underlines … Read more

The “little Thérèse”, an immense treasure for our time

On January 2, 2023, the Church celebrates the 150th anniversary of the birth of Saint Thérèse of Lisieux, on January 2, 1873 in Alençon. An anniversary with which Unesco is associated for the 2022-2023 biennium. A strong sign, which shows that Thérèse’s influence extends far beyond the Church and believers: as a woman of peace, … Read more