These plaster casts hang in the chancel of Saint Ignatius under the former choir loft. They are after marble pannels by Lucca della Robbia on the Cantoria (or singers' gallery) for the Cathedral in Florence, Italy, and now in the Museo dell'Opera del Duomo.
Brunch to Support the Restoration of our Festal Altar Frontal, Sunday, 18 November 2007
The restored altar frontal. The work was done by Davis d'Ambly of Philadelphia. If you are interested in contributing either to this or future textile restoration projects, please contact
Project mastermind, Charles Knapp, stands on the left. With him are James Marshall (who prepared the wonderful meal), Craig Hutchison, and Theodora Benedict
Feast of All Saints, Sunday, 4 November 2007
Laying on incense
The procession makes its way down the center aisle
After coffee hour James Marshall packs up sandwiches to take to Madison Square Park for Ecclesia Ministries
Sunday, 28 October 2007
We celebrated the baptisms of Grace and Sophie Pritchard
October 25, 2007. The Choir and Orchestra of Saint Ignatius gave a concert to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the death of the German-Danish composer Dietrich Buxtehude. The concert was part of this year's New York Early Music Celebration.