“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
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 email@example.com.
Practices and choir singing at Masses are suspended due to covid-19
The Adult Choir sings at the 9:00 a.m. Sunday liturgy each week and rehearses on Thursday evenings at from 7:00- 8:00 p.m. 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 7:15 p.m. in the choir loft, also from September to May. All children in grades K-8 are invited to participate! Practices are most Thursday evenings.
The Contemporary Music Group
The The Contemporary Music Group sings at the 11:00 a.m. Sunday liturgy every other week and rehearses that Sunday beginning at 9:15 a.m. in the Parish Center Music Room. For information or to participate please contact Dianne Spotts, 215.855.9740 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Funeral Choir sings, on request, at funerals held in the Church.
The Summer Choir sings at the 9:00 a.m. Sunday liturgy each week from Pentecost to September. Rehearsals take place at 8:40 a.m. before Mass on Sundays in the choir loft in the Church.