Sign up for email alerts from The Monitor | Diocese of Trenton
The Monitor | Diocese of Trenton, NJ  
Advanced Search

home : features : arts & media December 13, 2017

Franciscans involved in making of 'The Sultan and the Saint' documentary
Alexander McPherson portrays St. Francis of Assisi in a scene from the documentary
Alexander McPherson portrays St. Francis of Assisi in a scene from the documentary "The Sultan and the Saint, which premieres Dec. 26 on PBS. CNS photo/Jonathan Mount, UPF
WASHINGTON -- A moment in time that has been captured in art has now been captured on film. More ...
Saturday, December 9, 2017

Let There Be Light
NEW YORK -- "Let There Be Light" (Atlas) is an evangelical Christian drama with a familiar plot: A wayward sinner, in this case a famous atheist, experiences a change of heart. More ...
Friday, December 8, 2017
Capital Singers bringing Hanukkah, Christmas music to Trenton
The Capital Singers of Trenton will be performing for the last time under founding conductor Richard Loatman for its Hanukkah and Christmas show, “Winter Songs XI.” More ...
Monday, December 4, 2017
Capital Singers seeking new members
The Capital Singers of Trenton is currently welcoming singers of all voice parts, particularly tenors and basses, to join the group in January 2018. The community chorus serves as the choral voice of the capital region, performing a repertoire of both sacred and secular music. More ...
Monday, December 4, 2017
Diocesan Festival Choir, Red Bank musicians to perform 'Magnificat'
The combined choirs of St. Anthony of Padua Parish, Red Bank, will join the Diocesan Festival Choir and the Orchestra of St. Cecilia for a special Christmas concert at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15 in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 121 Bridge Ave.

The choirs will present English composer John Rutter’s “Magnificat.” 
 More ...
Sunday, December 3, 2017
Philadelphia Boys Choir coming to Belmar parish

St. Rose Parish, Belmar, is welcoming the world-renowned Philadelphia Boys Choir and Chorale to its church to celebrate the Christmas season. Known as “America’s Ambassadors of Song," the choir will perform at 3 p.m., Jan. 7 in the church.

 More ...
Sunday, December 3, 2017
Roman J. Israel, Esq.
NEW YORK -- Writer-director Dan Gilroy's drama "Roman J. Israel, Esq." (Columbia) is a generally intriguing character study pitting idealism against the hard realities of contemporary life and the allure of wealth and comfort. More ...
Friday, December 1, 2017
GCU Community Chorale to host Christmas concert
The Georgian Court University Community Chorale, composed of a diverse group of men and women of all ages, will present its annual Christmas concert Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. in the Dorothy Marron University Community Chapel located on the historic GCU campus in Lakewood. More ...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Lady Bird
NEW YORK -- "Lady Bird" (A24) is writer-director Greta Gerwig's sensitive autobiographical account of growing up in Sacramento, California. More ...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Parishes to host Christmas pageant
The Holy Innocents Society and St. Justin Parish, Toms River, will present their annual Christmas pageant together with the parish Children’s Choir at 10:15 a.m. Dec. 9 at 975 Fisher Blvd., Toms River. More ...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Lawrenceville parish to hold art workshop on Celtic spirituality, Book of Kells
St. Ann Parish, Lawrenceville, will hold a painting workshop/retreat to explore the Holy Spirit through Iona’s Wild Celtic Goose and Ireland’s Book of Kells from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 2 in the Faith Development Center, 1253 Lawrence Road. More ...
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Princeton Seminary celebrates Advent with worship, carols

The message and meaning of Jesus’ birth will be celebrated in words and music throughout the month of December at Princeton Seminary.


 More ...
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Caritas to present a cappella holiday tunes to benefit African school
Dedicated to serving the poorest of the poor through the art of sacred music, Caritas Chamber Chorale will present a series of Christmas concerts to benefit the Adorno Fathers’ African Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo. More ...
Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Subscription Login

From the Bishop
Pope Francis

The Monitor, 701 Lawrenceville Road, P.O. Box 5147, Trenton, NJ 08638-0147 | PHONE: 609-406-7404 | FAX: 609-406-7423 |

Copyright © 2011 | | All Rights Reserved.
Any use of materials on this website, including reproduction, modification or distribution without the prior written consent of the Diocese of Trenton is strictly prohibited.

Software © 1998-2017 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved