NDPrayercast,a weekly Internet podcast of gospel readings, psalms, meditative songs and homilies will be launched Ash Wednesday (Feb. 21) by Notre Dames Office of Campus Ministry.
The free podcast will be available at http://www.ndprayercast.org/ .The link will be activated at9 a.m.Wednesday morning.
The program, which will be updated weekly, includes music by the Notre Dame Folk Choir, a meditation on the Sunday liturgical readings, a sung version of the weekly responsorial psalm, the Gospel reading and a corresponding homily by one of Notre Dames Holy Cross priests, prayers for the week, and the Lords Prayer as it is regularly sung at the 11:45 a.m. Sunday Mass in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart.
NDPrayercastwas conceived by Steven Warner, director of the Notre Dame Folk Choir and member of the Campus Ministry staff.He is assisted by Joshua Stagni, campus ministry intern, and Emmeline Schoen, a 2003 alumnus of Notre Dame and former member of the Folk Choir.
Warner hopes soon to produce separate podcasts for Morning Prayer, Evening Prayer, and Compline.
* Contact: * _Steven Warner at 574-631-5652 or firstname.lastname@example.org _