Advent Hymns for the Liturgy of the Hours

Happy Advent!  To help you enjoy the music of this season, our friend Jared Haselbarth has recorded a number of the Advent hymns included in the Liturgy of the Hours.  Take some time to listen and learn the hymns and practice them throughout the Advent season.  Next year, you’ll know … Read more

Advent Music on Classical Catholic Radio

Dear friends, Today, I am beginning to add music for Advent, which will be playing on Classical Catholic Radio until Christmas. I am adding Gregorian Chant, Renaissance polyphony, classical music and traditional hymns to the ordinary playlists as we celebrate the Advent season. There will be some Christmas music mixed … Read more

Liturgy of the Hours: First Sunday in Advent

CLAA Weekly Guide to the Liturgy of the Hours

Getting Started? For simple instructions on how to pray the Liturgy of the Hours, click here. Liturgy of the Hours Volume IFirst Sunday in Advent (137)Psalter Week I (677) 11/27/2022 – First Sunday of Advent All as in the Ordinary (647), Proper of Seasons (137) 11/28/2022 – Monday of the … Read more

CLAA Apparel from Lands’ End

Attractive and durable clothing is hard to find for children today, but the Classical Liberal Arts Academy has partnered with Lands’ End to provide Academy families with the perfect solution for quality apparel. We have selected a collection of shirts, sweatshirts and more, all of which are available with an … Read more

How to Pray the Liturgy of the Hours

The Liturgy of the Hours is the official prayer of the Catholic Church. If you desire to order your own devotional life and bring your own soul into harmony with the souls of the Pope, bishops, priests, monks, nuns and laymen throughout the world, pray the Liturgy of the Hours! … Read more

Classical Catholic Bookstore

When I was in college, I started a small bookstore that allowed me to purchase school textbooks at a discount for myself and my classmates. The bookstore work I did started to get the attention of others and I began selling books to friends, churches and homeschool families. It was … Read more

Should We Pray the Luminous Mysteries?

Routines can become comfortable and any suggestion of changes can be unpleasant. To me, the recitation of the traditional Rosary and its 15 mysteries is comfortable. I have recited them so many times and have enjoyed many great meditations while doing so. I love praying the 15 mysteries of the … Read more

Gospel of St. John 1:21-25 (Greek)

The lesson below belongs to the Classical Liberal Arts Academy’s Greek Reading I course. In this course, we study the Gospel of St. John in the New Testament. Students wishing to master the lesson below are to complete translation exercises daily from Greek into English and English into Greek, until … Read more