Corpus Christi: An Honored Visit and Glorious Season Close

June 26, 2023

Msgr Gilles Vach, the Prior General and Founder of The Institute of Christ the King, visited Most Precious Blood of Jesus Parish for the feast of Corpus Christi. The Solemn High Mass was graced with a string quartet, Eucharistic procession and benediction, and was a beautiful close to this year’s choir season. Please see the article for audio samples and photos!

Rorate Mass: Advent’s Ancient and Beautiful Secret

December 30, 2022

For the first time, Most Precious Blood of Jesus Parish celebrated a sung Rorate Mass: an early-morning candlelight Votive Mass for Our Lady. This ancient Advent tradition is garnering renewed attention in the Catholic Church. Photos available in the article!

Parish Music Program Expands and Soars into a New Season

September 8, 2022

youth choir
After another successful Chant Camp this August, the youth choirs of Most Precious Blood of Jesus Parish are expanding to accommodate an increased enrollment, varying aptitudes, and a more rigorous liturgical schedule for this upcoming season. More details and pictures from Chant Camp in the full article…

Schola Premieres New Music From Across the Pond

January 18, 2022

Viderunt Omnes
This Christmas, the Schola Cantorum of Most Precious Blood of Jesus Parish premiered a new commissioned work by German composer Christoph Dalitz. This is their third collaboration with contemporary European composers. See the full article for more information about these exciting partnerships, as well as a sample recording!

Film Website Launched

October 4, 2021
White Ball Productions has unveiled, the official website for their new short film, “Grandpa and Shorty”! See the article for some sneak peeks of behind-the-scenes photos of the production…

BVCS Composition Lecture: Music is a Story

February 19, 2021

John was a guest speaker for the Beaver Valley Choral Society WinterSing! Local Legends choral seminar. With a synergic audience ranging from teenagers to grandparents, John shared his compositional and artistic philosophy, focusing on his ultimate motivation of meaningful storytelling. Read more in the full article…