Aleteia.org has the English translation of Pope Francis’ recent address to participants in a conference on sacred music.
“At times, a certain mediocrity, superficiality and banality have prevailed to the detriment of the beauty and intensity of the liturgical celebrations. That is why the various actors in this field, musicians and composers, conductors and singers in scholae cantorum, and those involved in the liturgy, can make a valuable contribution to the renewal —especially in quality of sacred music …”
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