Maternity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church


Parishioner Videos

During this time of Sheltering in Place

several of our talented parishioners

from our Music Ministry

share their gifts and talents

with all of you at home

or from the warm-up before the recorded online Mass


Lenten Offerings:






Patrick Lord-Remmert

The Exodus Song


Praying with our Musicians



Bill Etzel - one of our Cantors

Just a Closer Walk






 All Hail the Power/Crown Him

 Handbells - Marie Monterrosso,

Tympani -  Cheryl King,

Suspended Cymbal -  Stephanie Lupo

& Piano -  Chris Lord



Month of Mary

Ave Maria 

Singers Nathaniel Nepomuceno and Cheryl King

Hand Bells Marie Monterosso

Ave Maria instrumental prayer during this month of May

Thank you to our youth ensemble and young adult musicians,



A special music offering for

Mother’s Day weekend

by one of our cantors, Priscilla Dwyer and her daughter

  who is in our MBVM Youth Choir...

Hail Mary Gentle Woman... a favorite Marian song ...let us pray..


A song offered today for our Confirmation Candidates

on this day they were scheduled

to be Confirmed at Maternity BVM,

prior to shelter in place.

Thanks to two of our young cantors,

Ellen & Anna Stephens....let us pray today for our Confirmante

A shelter in place offering from

one of our cantors, Priscilla Dwyer,

and her daughter, Mary Claire

Let us sing and pray together

Let us pray and sing together, even as we shelter in place

A former parishner, Chet Lord-Remmert,

shared this Easter Joy piano

selection by William Gokelman called Risen!

Chet is sheltering in place

in his home in Springfield, IL

.and made this recording for us

at a church he plays for in LIncoln, IL.

Thank you Chet!

Christ is risen indeed and walks amongst us.


This prayer is sung for you 

by our Mother-Daughter duet from our

Adult and Children's Choir. How Beautiful!

Priscilla & Mary Claire