“The power of sacred music increases the honor given to God by the church in union with Christ, its Head. Sacred music likewise helps to increase the fruits which the faithful, moved by the sacred harmonies, derive from the holy liturgy.”
– Taken from Encyclical of Pope Pius XII on Sacred Music
The weekly Music Schedule for Sunday Mass is available here.
Interested in joining the St. Stanislaus Choir?
We are always seeking choir members of all ages. If you or your child is interested in singing in the Choir, contact Mary Gaus, Director of Music Ministry, at 215-813-7448 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Adult Choir sings at the 9:00am Sunday liturgy each week and rehearses on Thursday evenings September through May from 7:00- 8:00pm in the Church choir loft. All singers ages 14+ are encouraged and invited to participate.
The Children’s Choir, open to students in grades K to 8 in St. Stanislaus Parish School or PREP program praise the Lord with their voices at one Mass per month from October to May: once a month at Sunday Mass and on Christmas and Easter. The children rehearse on Thursdays from 6:15 to 7:15pm in the choir loft, also from September to May. All children in grades K-8 are invited to participate!
The Contemporary Music Group
The The Contemporary Music Group sings at the 11:00am Sunday liturgy every other week and rehearses that Sunday beginning at 9:15am in the Parish Center Music Room. For information or to participate please contact Dianne Spotts, 215-855-9740 or email her at email@example.com.
The Funeral Choir sings, on request, at funerals held in the Church. The choir is open to all and rehearses 45 minutes prior to funerals. This ministry provides comfort and support for those families in our parish dealing with loss. Funerals are typically scheduled in the morning and we work with your availability.
The Summer Choir sings at the 9:00am Sunday liturgy each week from Pentecost to September. Rehearsals take place at 8:30am before Mass on Sundays in the choir loft in the Church.
Many helpful music related websites are available here.