Episode 5

For all the Saints, who from their labors rest.... with Preston Dibble and John Kalinowski


November 11th, 2022

44 mins 47 secs

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About this Episode

Preston Dibble is the Diocesan Director of Music for the Diocese of Paterson, and the Director of Music at Our Lady of Sorrows in South Orange, he serves in pivotal roles in the American Guild of Organists and the National Association of Pastoral Musicians.

John Kalinowski is a Board Certified Hospital Chaplain and the Coordinator for the ministries of Loss and Healing at the Archdiocese of Newark.

Both men speak of the importance of evangelization and accompaniment of those that they meet especially in times of grief.
Topics discussed:
Funeral liturgies as an opportunity for encounter, discernment of what goes into choosing good hymns for liturgies, pastoral considerations with concerns to the music of David Haas.
Hospital Chaplaincy in a Catholic context, the spiritual journey of a chaplain, and the ways in which our Catholic identity shape health care and end of life decisions.

Our original theme music is "Meditation" by Eric Hunter. - www.erichuntermusic.com