Tagged: Sacred Music


Sacred Music: Sweet Honey in the Rock

I first heard the music of Sweet Honey in the Rock as the introduction to a Sunday School class on loving my neighbor. The instructor asked us to listen to the lyrics of the...


Sacred Music: Glorious

I’m a little ambivalent about the movie, Meet the Mormons, and I’m afraid I don’t quite keep up on the latest pop stars like David Archuleta. But, someone put this song on their Facebook...


Sacred Music Sunday: How Far is it to Bethlehem

Do you have a favorite Christmas carol?  I have too many to name just one.  You probably do, too.  For me, Christmas music is the best thing about this season.  This month the music that’s...


Sacred Music: Simple Song

I had the opportunity to sing in the chorus for a performance of Leonard Bernstein’s MASS when I was a senior in high school. As a young person I had no idea what a...


Sacred Music: She Is Wisdom

When I heard earlier this year that the Heavenly Mother art contest was not receiving as many submissions as it had hoped, I decided to try my hand at writing lyrics for a hymn. ...


International Series: The Trumpet Shall Sound

We are thrilled to feature new voices and new perspectives, many from women who are posting for the first time in English. Their voices have been missing from the conversation about gender and Mormonism,...


Sacred Music: O quam suavis est Domine

I’ve come to love the music of Chiara Margarita Cozzolani, a 17th-century Italian nun. Delightful stuff! Concerti Sacri (1642) by Magnificat – Cozzolani Complete Works Volume II Or listen here: http://music.cozzolani.com/track/o-quam-suavis-est-domine