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 We Come to You http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/we-come-to-you Josh Blakesley has crafted a new Communion song that allows us as community to sing humbly of our need for Christ. “We come to you broken, hungry... Make us whole again.” Josh Blakesley Josh Blakesley has crafted a new Communion song that allows us as community to sing humbly of our need for Christ. “We come to you broken, hungry... Make us whole again.” http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/We_Come_To_You.mp4 Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:48:50 -0600 00:08:59 No O Word of Christ http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/o-word-of-christ Utilizing traditional hymn form, Sarah Hart and Dwight Liles have crafted a contemporary song of praise to Christ, the living Word who sends us out to speak his Word to the world. Sarah Hart & Dwight Liles Utilizing traditional hymn form, Sarah Hart and Dwight Liles have crafted a contemporary song of praise to Christ, the living Word who sends us out to speak his Word to the world. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/SARAH_HART_O_WORD_OF_CHRIST_1.mov Wed, 15 Jul 2015 10:41:30 -0600 08:23 No My Soul Rejoices Jackie Francois http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/my-soul-rejoices-jackie-francois Jackie Francois shares "My Soul Rejoices," her moving rendition of Mary's Magnificat. Jackie Francois Jackie Francois shares "My Soul Rejoices," her moving rendition of Mary's Magnificat. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/MySoulRejoices.m4v Sun, 28 Jun 2015 05:01:01 -0600 00:08:34 Mary, Magnificat, Jackie, Francois, My, Soul, rejoices, Catholic, song, music No Hallelujah Is Our Song http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/hallelujah-is-our-song Sarah Hart invited her friends Sarah Kroger, Josh Blakesley and Trey Heffinger to pray together and share what was in their hearts. They came up with this amazing song of hope that will inspire people to sing along in praise and joy. Sarah Hart Sarah Hart invited her friends Sarah Kroger, Josh Blakesley and Trey Heffinger to pray together and share what was in their hearts. They came up with this amazing song of hope that will inspire people to sing along in praise and joy. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/Hallelujah_is_Our_Song.mp4 Tue, 16 Jun 2015 08:29:00 -0600 10:48 No Taste and See http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/taste-and-seeua8c Curtis Stephan offers a fresh new take on Psalm 34, which is one of the most utilized common Responsorial Psalms in the Lectionary. This setting captures the psalmist’s joy in discovering the goodness of the Lord. Curtis Stephan Curtis Stephan offers a fresh new take on Psalm 34, which is one of the most utilized common Responsorial Psalms in the Lectionary. This setting captures the psalmist’s joy in discovering the goodness of the Lord. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/Taste_and_See.mov Fri, 29 May 2015 15:08:51 -0600 08:37 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 Mon, 18 May 2015 15:29:06 -0600 08:45 Sarah Hart, Josh Blakesley, divine praises, benediction, adoration, No Holy Spirit, Come Now http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/holy-spirit-come-now Jesse Manibusan introduces a beautiful song that asks for the gifts of the Holy Spirit to come. Jesse Manibusan Jesse Manibusan introduces a beautiful song that asks for the gifts of the Holy Spirit to come. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/HolySpiritComeNow.m4v Mon, 04 May 2015 00:06:00 -0600 00:09:50 Holy, Spirit, gifts, confirmation, Jesse, Manibusan Catholic, songs, music No One Sacrifice of Christ http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/one-sacrifice-of-christ Rick Modlin and Robert Feduccia collaborated on “One Sacrifice of Christ,” a contemporary Ascension hymn that celebrates our unity in the saving love of Jesus. Rick Modlin & Robert Feduccia Rick Modlin and Robert Feduccia collaborated on “One Sacrifice of Christ,” a contemporary Ascension hymn that celebrates our unity in the saving love of Jesus. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/One_Sacrifice_of_Christ.mp4 Wed, 22 Apr 2015 11:20:36 -0600 10:21 No Hail, Holy Queen http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/hail-holy-queen Josh Blakesley gives this classic Catholic hymn a fresh prayerful arrangement, respecting the melody with guitar-friendly chords that lift the song to new heights. “And when our life-breath leaves us, O Maria! Show us thy Son, Christ Jesus, O Maria!” Josh Blakesley Josh Blakesley gives this classic Catholic hymn a fresh prayerful arrangement, respecting the melody with guitar-friendly chords that lift the song to new heights. “And when our life-breath leaves us, O Maria! Show us thy Son, Christ Jesus, O Maria!” http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/HailHolyQueen.mp4 Thu, 09 Apr 2015 11:28:11 -0600 05:50 Hail Holy Queen, Salve Regina, Josh Blakesley, No Sweet Redeemer http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/sweet-redeemer Steve Angrisano tells the story behind this uplifting song that has quickly become a favorite song in parishes throughout the country. Steve Angrisano Steve Angrisano tells the story behind this uplifting song that has quickly become a favorite song in parishes throughout the country. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/SweetRedeemer.m4v Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:59:35 -0600 00:07:26 Sweet, Redeemer, Praise, worship, Steve, Angrisano, Catholic, song, music No Christians, to the Paschal Victim http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/christians-to-the-paschal-victim Ken Canedo has taken the official text and original Gregorian chant of the Easter Sequence and arranged it for today’s generation. The simple refrain will allow assemblies to sing this essential Easter Sunday hymn immediately. Ken Canedo Ken Canedo has taken the official text and original Gregorian chant of the Easter Sequence and arranged it for today’s generation. The simple refrain will allow assemblies to sing this essential Easter Sunday hymn immediately. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/Christians_to_the_Paschal_Victim.mp4 Mon, 09 Mar 2015 15:32:38 -0600 07:50 No Hosanna http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/hosanna With its easily learned Refrain, Michael Avolicino’s “Hosanna” solves the problem of how to teach a new song for the Palm Sunday procession as people gather outside the church. Michael also shares a tip on D tuning that opens up the guitar sound. Michael Avolicino With its easily learned Refrain, Michael Avolicino’s “Hosanna” solves the problem of how to teach a new song for the Palm Sunday procession as people gather outside the church. Michael also shares a tip on D tuning that opens up the guitar sound. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/141213_MICHAEL_AVOLICINO_HOSANNA.mp4 Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:51:51 -0700 08:29 No Tear Through The Veil http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/tear-through-the-veil Inspired by the poetry of Saint John of the Cross, Tom Booth’s new song is a heartfelt prayer to the God who heals us from deep within ourselves. During the recording session, Tom’s studio musicians were moved to tears. Tom Booth Inspired by the poetry of Saint John of the Cross, Tom Booth’s new song is a heartfelt prayer to the God who heals us from deep within ourselves. During the recording session, Tom’s studio musicians were moved to tears. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/TOM_BOOTH_TEAR_THROUGH_THE_VEIL.mp4 Tue, 10 Feb 2015 17:19:11 -0700 07:49 No Cry for Mercy http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/cry-for-mercy The haunting melody and compelling chords of Cry for Mercy will immediately draw you into the psalmist’s yearning for God. Michael Avolicino composed this setting of Psalm 130 for his parish and we are pleased to present it to the whole Church. Michael Avolicino The haunting melody and compelling chords of Cry for Mercy will immediately draw you into the psalmist’s yearning for God. Michael Avolicino composed this setting of Psalm 130 for his parish and we are pleased to present it to the whole Church. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/CryForMercy.mp4 Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:16:04 -0700 08:14 No You Will Be Our God http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/you-will-be-our-god Casey McKinley is a pastoral musician who composes for the needs of his parish and school. “You Will Be Our God” is a ballad for liturgy and praise & worship that reassures us of God’s love even when we are not faithful. Casey McKinley Casey McKinley is a pastoral musician who composes for the needs of his parish and school. “You Will Be Our God” is a ballad for liturgy and praise & worship that reassures us of God’s love even when we are not faithful. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/YouWIllBeOurGod.mp4 Tue, 30 Dec 2014 12:19:39 -0700 07:57 No The Jesus Song http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/the-jesus-song Fresh from his new album, Time Stands Still, Tom shares a song that has been a part of his retreat ministry for many years. “The Jesus Song” blends two iconic prayers together into one heartfelt hymn of surrender and trust. Tom Booth Fresh from his new album, Time Stands Still, Tom shares a song that has been a part of his retreat ministry for many years. “The Jesus Song” blends two iconic prayers together into one heartfelt hymn of surrender and trust. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/The_Jesus_Song_Tom_Booth.mp4 Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:02:04 -0700 06:39 Jesus prayer, divine mercy, Time Stands Still, Tom Booth No The King Has Come http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/the-king-has-come Meet Casey McKinley! Spirit & Song’s newest composer shares his uplifting Communion song for Christ the King, Palm Sunday, and any occasion that celebrates divine mercy. Casey McKinley Meet Casey McKinley! Spirit & Song’s newest composer shares his uplifting Communion song for Christ the King, Palm Sunday, and any occasion that celebrates divine mercy. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/The_Commons_The_King_Has_Come-Casey-McKinley.mp4 Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:26:27 -0700 07:28 No My Soul Rejoices http://www.spiritandsong.com/podcasts/my-soul-rejoices Sarah Hart’s new setting of the Magnificat has a compelling drive not usually associated with Marian hymns. Tender yet strong, My Soul Rejoices sings of Mary’s joy in the saving power of her God. Sarah Hart Sarah Hart’s new setting of the Magnificat has a compelling drive not usually associated with Marian hymns. Tender yet strong, My Soul Rejoices sings of Mary’s joy in the saving power of her God. http://content.ocp.org/spiritandsong.com/podcasts_commons_m4v/Sarah_Hart_My_Soul_Rejoices.mp4 Sat, 01 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0600 09:12 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