NPM has a number of excellent digital and print publications full of current information about relevant topics, articles written by experts in the field, interviews with pastoral musicians, insight into local programming and so much more.

Pastoral Music: Pastoral Music, NPM’s print magazine, is published five times per year. This resource provides educational articles, interviews and reviews for all involved in pastoral ministry. 

Pastoral Music is included for both Standard and Premium NPM membership. 

Enjoy a complimentary article from Pastoral Music:
At the Digital Banquet of the Lord (Fr. Ricky Manalo) (PDF)



The Sunday Word Weekly Reflection: A weekly reflection and prayer written by NPM members, sent by email each Monday morning.  A great resource for meetings and rehearsals.



The Notebook Newsletter:  This twice monthly digital resource provides up to date information regarding news, music reviews, and events in our Church and association. 




Cantor Newsletter: Published according to the liturgical seasons, this newsletter offers links to the weekly Psalms and readings as well as inspirational reflections on the ministry of the cantor as well as vocal tips.


Pastoral Music Archives: We are thrilled to offer access to ten years of archived Pastoral Music magazine issues. PDF copies of our flagship print publication are available here. If you are looking for an older issue, please contact us

Current issues of the magazine are available to NPM Standard and Premium members.






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