International Declaration on Sacred Music "Cantate Domino"

Posted March 5, 2017 1:48 pm by Peter Kwasniewski

International Declaration on Sacred Music "Cantate Domino"

Today, March 5, in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Instruction Musicam Sacram (promulgated March 5, 1967), a Declaration on Sacred Music Cantate Domino, signed by over 200 musicians, pastors, and scholars from around the world, has been published in six languages (English, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, and German). This declaration argues for the continued relevance and importance of traditional sacred music and critiques the numerous serious deviations from it that have plagued the Catholic Church for the past half-century.Readers of NLM are encouraged to read the text (reproduced below in full) and to disseminate it far and wide as

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