Presented by Fr. Jan Michael Joncas, this series of three Virtual Workshops™ will explore the history of the Book of Psalms and survey the role of the psalms in Catholic liturgy. Workshops can be purchased individually for $15 each or as a series for only $40.


The Psalms as Religious Poetry: Cries of the Human Heart

This first workshop in the series will explore the psalm texts as poetic expressions of the depths of our longings.

Tuesday, February 4, 2020
7:30 pm-9:00 pm ET
Order code: VWPRP1 $15




Methods for Singing the Psalms

The session will lay out the strengths and challenges of psalms employing Lutheran tones, Gregorian chant tones, Anglican chant, contemporary English-language tones, Gelineau tones, and through-composed settings.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020
7:30 pm-9:00 pm
Order code: VWMSP $15



The Psalms in Christian Liturgy

This session will explore how these Hebrew texts are employed in the celebration of the sacraments, the Order of Christian Funerals, and the Liturgy of the Hours.

Tuesday, March 3, 2020
7:30 pm-9:00 pm ET
Order code: VWPCL $15