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NEWS: The Feast Chime – Jesus of Nazareth Church Bells

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A delightful chime has been tuned for the feast of St Catherine on the bells’ set hanging at the Jesus of Nazareth Church Belltower. The chime heard on the hour by the residents living around the church is a piece … Continue reading

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STREET SHRINES: St Catherine found at Triq Santa Marija

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To no surprise, at Zejtun we find a number of niches dedicated to the patron saint of the town, St Catherine of Alexandria. There are old niches dating back to tens of years ago and other modern ones done by … Continue reading

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MUSICAL HERITAGE: Anthems for St Catherine by the Bands of Zejtun

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During the years we had a number of anthems composed for the feast celebrations of St Catherine.  Besides those sung in the church celebrations, there are others which are played by the musical societies at Zejtun. Since the centenary celebrations … Continue reading

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MUSICAL HERITAGE: The Antiphon Prudens et Vigilans

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As the feast of St Catherine gets closer, one starts listening to musical pieces linked to the feast days and its celebrations. Although band marches are the most popular form of music linked to these celebrations, fortunately at Zejtun, we have a … Continue reading