SpiritandSong.com's Commons Podcast http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/series/commons/feed en-us (c) 2009 spiritandsong.com, a division of OCP spiritandsong.com spiritandsong.com liturgy@ocp.org The Commons is unplugged interviews with the top Catholic recording artists. These are candid interviews and intimate performances by the top contemporary Catholic musicians. The Commons is unplugged interviews with the top Catholic recording artists. These are candid interviews and intimate performances by the top contemporary Catholic musicians. No Ready The Way http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/ready-the-way Ready the Way quickly resonated with people of all ages as a contemporary hymn for Advent. Curtis Stephan shares the story behind his song and offers suggestions for its use beyond the Advent season. Curtis Stephan Ready the Way quickly resonated with people of all ages as a contemporary hymn for Advent. Curtis Stephan shares the story behind his song and offers suggestions for its use beyond the Advent season. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/Ready-the-Way-Curtis-Stephan.mp4 Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:39:25 -0600 00:09:34 No Daylight's Ending http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/daylights-ending Steve Angrisano had a beautiful melody in search of the right text. He found it in the Liturgy of the Hours and crafted the perfect song to say goodnight to all the good things the Lord has done through the day. Steve Angrisano Steve Angrisano had a beautiful melody in search of the right text. He found it in the Liturgy of the Hours and crafted the perfect song to say goodnight to all the good things the Lord has done through the day. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/DaylightsEnding.m4v Fri, 03 Oct 2014 02:40:23 -0600 00:12:36 Contemporary Catholic Music, Steve Angrisano, Modern hymn, Daylight's Ending No Divine Praises - Blessed Be God http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/divine-praises-blessed-be-god From their experience of leading Eucharistic adoration at youth events around the world, Josh Blakesley and Sarah Hart share their new setting of the Divine Praises – one of the Catholic prayers commonly said after the Benediction. Josh Blakesley From their experience of leading Eucharistic adoration at youth events around the world, Josh Blakesley and Sarah Hart share their new setting of the Divine Praises – one of the Catholic prayers commonly said after the Benediction. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/divine_praises_blessed_be_Sarah_Hart_Josh_Blakesley.mp4 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:29:06 -0600 08:45 Sarah Hart, Josh Blakesley, divine praises, benediction, adoration, No God, Our Source and Life, Unite Us http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/god-our-source-and-life-unite-us In response to his own experience of loss and grief, Trevor Thomson’s new song God, Our Source and Life, Unite Us is a heartfelt prayer for God’s light and peace. “When our hurt grows deep with anger, transform us with your love.” Trevor Thompson In response to his own experience of loss and grief, Trevor Thomson’s new song God, Our Source and Life, Unite Us is a heartfelt prayer for God’s light and peace. “When our hurt grows deep with anger, transform us with your love.” http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/TREVOR_THOMSON_GOD_OUR_SOURCE.mp4 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:47:39 -0600 09:36 No Take Up Our Cross http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/take-up-our-crossu670 Curtis Stephan brought a song idea to Sarah Hart and to Marc Byrd, the co-writer for God of Wonders. What emerged is a beautiful and powerful song about the cross of Jesus Christ. This segment of "The Commons" features the story behind Curtis Stephan and Sarah Hart Curtis Stephan brought a song idea to Sarah Hart and to Marc Byrd, the co-writer for God of Wonders. What emerged is a beautiful and powerful song about the cross of Jesus Christ. This segment of "The Commons" features the story behind http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/TakeUpOurCross.m4v Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:20:23 -0600 00:11:48 Good Friday song, cross, discipleship song, liturgy, liturgical music No Rain On Me http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/rain-on-me How did Cooper Ray make make fellow Spirit & Song artist, Josh Blakesley, cry? By playing this song! Hear the story and this terrific new song here at The Commons. Cooper Ray How did Cooper Ray make make fellow Spirit & Song artist, Josh Blakesley, cry? By playing this song! Hear the story and this terrific new song here at The Commons. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/RainonMe.m4v Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:59:35 -0600 00:10:33 Cooper Ray, liturgical song, music, Catholic, ministry, Wake the Dawn No Remain In Me, I Am the Vine http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/remain-in-me-i-am-the-vine Jesus Christ is our life! Those remain in him have everlasting life. Curtis Stephan and Steve Angrisano have teamed up to bring this powerful scripture from John chapter 15 to life. Curtis Stephan and Steve Angrisano Jesus Christ is our life! Those remain in him have everlasting life. Curtis Stephan and Steve Angrisano have teamed up to bring this powerful scripture from John chapter 15 to life. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/RemainInMe.m4v Fri, 30 May 2014 16:58:47 -0600 00:11:35 John gospel, Steve Angrisano, Curtis Stephan, vine, branches, liturgy, Catholic worship No Immaculate Mary http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/immaculate-mary May is the month of Mary. Sung by Sarah Kroger and Trevor Thomson, Josh Blakesley has written a fresh arrangement of this classic hymn in honor of our Blessed Mother. Josh Blakesley and Sarah Kroger May is the month of Mary. Sung by Sarah Kroger and Trevor Thomson, Josh Blakesley has written a fresh arrangement of this classic hymn in honor of our Blessed Mother. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/ImmaculateMary.m4v Mon, 28 Apr 2014 10:29:25 -0600 00:07:54 Mary, Marian, Catholic hymn, Josh Blakesley, Catholic worship, contemporary hymn No Alleluia! Love Is Alive http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/alleluia-love-is-alive God is love and love is alive! On the greatest of all feasts, we Christians are filled with the joy that comes from the knowledge that death and pain was defeated on Easter morning when love rose from death. Steve Angrisano God is love and love is alive! On the greatest of all feasts, we Christians are filled with the joy that comes from the knowledge that death and pain was defeated on Easter morning when love rose from death. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/AlleluiaLoveIsAlive.m4v Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:01:07 -0600 00:08:14 Catholic, Easter songs, liturgy, Alleluia, Steve Angrisano, resurrection No Hosanna to the Son of David http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/hosanna-to-the-son-of-david The crowds that called for Jesus tone crucified are the same you hailed him as the Son of David on Palm Sunday. Tom Booth has given the Church a contemporary version of this classic Palm Sunday text. Tom Booth The crowds that called for Jesus tone crucified are the same you hailed him as the Son of David on Palm Sunday. Tom Booth has given the Church a contemporary version of this classic Palm Sunday text. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/HosannaToTheSonOfDavid.m4v Mon, 07 Apr 2014 17:15:51 -0600 00:09:35 Palm Sunday, Hosanna, procession, Catholic, Catholic music, Catholic song, liturgy No What Wondrous Love http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/what-wondrous-love Music minister know that power of hymns and are looking for new arrangements from our spiritual heritage. Sung by Sarah Kroger, Josh Blakesley's version of "What Wondrous Love" represents the best of new arrangements. Josh Blakesley with Sarah Kroger Music minister know that power of hymns and are looking for new arrangements from our spiritual heritage. Sung by Sarah Kroger, Josh Blakesley's version of "What Wondrous Love" represents the best of new arrangements. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/WhatWondrousLove.m4v Fri, 24 Jan 2014 12:59:16 -0700 00:07:03 classic hymn, new hymn arrangement, Josh Blakesley, Sarah Kroger, What Wondrous Love No I Saw Water Flowing http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/i-saw-water-flowing Spirit & Song hymnal has given the Church many pieces of new, contemporary liturgical music. "I Saw Water Flowing" from Curtis Stephan was written especially for the Sprinkling Rite. Curtis Stephan Spirit & Song hymnal has given the Church many pieces of new, contemporary liturgical music. "I Saw Water Flowing" from Curtis Stephan was written especially for the Sprinkling Rite. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/ISawWaterFlowing_1.m4v Tue, 21 Jan 2014 16:20:11 -0700 00:10:37 Sprinkling rite, Curtis Stephan, Mass of Renewal, Catholic music, liturgical music No A Rightful Place http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/a-rightful-place Pope Francis has called us to be missionary disciples. We are sent from the liturgy to proclaim that all people's rightful place is found in the body of Christ. Steve Angrisano's lastest song "A Rightful Place" sends out to proclaim the Good News! Steve Angrisano Pope Francis has called us to be missionary disciples. We are sent from the liturgy to proclaim that all people's rightful place is found in the body of Christ. Steve Angrisano's lastest song "A Rightful Place" sends out to proclaim the Good News! http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/ARightfulPlace.m4v Mon, 16 Dec 2013 12:14:34 -0700 00:10:02 mission, evangelization song. Steve Angrisano, sending forth song, dismissal song No Benedictus http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/benedictus Steve Angrisano and Curtis Stephan teamed up to write contemporary versions of the great Gospel canticles from Morning and Evening Prayer, the Benedictus and the Magnificat. Steve Angrisano and Curtis Stephan Steve Angrisano and Curtis Stephan teamed up to write contemporary versions of the great Gospel canticles from Morning and Evening Prayer, the Benedictus and the Magnificat. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/Benedictus.m4v Tue, 03 Dec 2013 15:24:01 -0700 00:13:15 gospel canticle, Steve Angrisano, Curtis Stephan, Christian worship, Christian song No Come and Set Us Free http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/come-and-set-us-free Among the new songs in the Spirit & Song hymnal, "Come and Set Us Free" stands out as a rich contribution for Advent. Come, Lord Jesus, come! Trevor Thomson Among the new songs in the Spirit & Song hymnal, "Come and Set Us Free" stands out as a rich contribution for Advent. Come, Lord Jesus, come! http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/ComeandSetUsFree_HD.m4v Thu, 14 Nov 2013 16:08:19 -0700 00:09:00 advent music, Catholic songs, new liturgical songs, Trevor Thomson, Spirit & Song No The King Shall Come http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/the-king-shall-come In the middle of a Reconciliation service, Trevor Thomson discovered an ancient Christian text and set it to music. "The King Shall Come" is a modern hymn that stirs the Christian heart with a longing for the Second Coming. Trevor Thomson In the middle of a Reconciliation service, Trevor Thomson discovered an ancient Christian text and set it to music. "The King Shall Come" is a modern hymn that stirs the Christian heart with a longing for the Second Coming. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/the_king_shall_come.m4v Thu, 31 Oct 2013 12:01:43 -0600 00:09:40 Catholic music, Catholic worship, Christian song, Advent No Send Your Glory Down http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/send-your-glory-down Send Your Glory Down is the first song being released from Trevor Thomson's newest album, Christ In Me Arise. The song is based on an ancient hymn to light and is a great companion to the long shadows of Advent as we wait in joy and i Trevor Thomson Send Your Glory Down is the first song being released from Trevor Thomson's newest album, Christ In Me Arise. The song is based on an ancient hymn to light and is a great companion to the long shadows of Advent as we wait in joy and i http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/SendYourGloryDown.m4v Tue, 22 Oct 2013 13:14:20 -0600 00:11:11 advent, trevor thomson, new song, catholic music, catholic worship No More Than Enough http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/more-than-enough The ultimate question for any Christian is, "Is God enough for me?" Sarah Hart has given the Church a song for the Christian heart to sing that declares to God that He is enough, more than enough. Sarah Hart The ultimate question for any Christian is, "Is God enough for me?" Sarah Hart has given the Church a song for the Christian heart to sing that declares to God that He is enough, more than enough. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/MoreThanEnough.m4v Wed, 25 Sep 2013 16:54:29 -0600 00:11:17 Songs for Worship, Ministry Songs, Catholic Worship, Catholic songs, Contemporary Catholic, Christian Music No Cornerstone http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/cornerstone From her upcoming record "Divine Comedy", Jackie François has given the Church a liturgical song that proclaims Jesus Christ is our rock, our surety, and the reason for our life. Jackie FranÇois From her upcoming record "Divine Comedy", Jackie François has given the Church a liturgical song that proclaims Jesus Christ is our rock, our surety, and the reason for our life. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/Cornerstone.m4v Tue, 17 Sep 2013 15:40:20 -0600 00:05:08 Jackie FranÇois, modern hymn, Cornerstone, Catholic songs, Catholic music, liturgical music No Grant Us Peace http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/grant-us-peace Ken Canedo shares his peace anthem for Advent, Christmas, and throughout the year. Ken Canedo Ken Canedo shares his peace anthem for Advent, Christmas, and throughout the year. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/GrantUsPeace.m4v Tue, 03 Sep 2013 13:01:24 -0600 00:09:51 peace, war, conflict, Ken, Canedo, Jesus, Catholic, music, song No