Old St. Joseph’s, the oldest Catholic Church in Philadelphia founded in 1733 by the Jesuits, will offer Lenten Choral Vespers on Sunday, Feb. 24 at 4 p.m.
This solemn prayer service will include readings and choral accompaniment by the Schola Cantorum and Liturgical Choir.
In addition to the singing of the antiphons and Psalms, the Schola Cantorum will present choral music by Howells and Berger. Organ music will include Barber’s “Adagio for Strings.”
All are welcome to attend. Old St. Joseph’s Catholic Church is located at 321 Willings Alley in Philadelphia.
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