The Sarabite: Towards an Aesthetic Christianity

There is a continuous attraction, beginning with God, going to the world, and ending at last with God, an attraction which returns to the same place where it began as though in a kind of circle. -Marsilio Ficino

Wednesday, October 11, 2006

Jansenist Chant

Like its Protestant cousin, Calvinism, Jansenism also produced some beautiful works of music. See this link from the Aggiornamento site to hear and read about the plain-chant of the exiled Jansenist clergy in the Cathedral of Auxerre.


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