Paul Jernberg’s Mass for persecuted Christians

In this newly released video, composer Paul Jernberg directs the Cor Unum Chorale in a beautiful fully sung choral and congregational Mass in English, offered for the faithful who suffer persecution.

Fr. Alfredo Porras offered the Holy Mass at the Church of St. John the Guardian of Mary in Clinton, Massachusetts; the bishop of Worcester, the Most Rev. Robert McManus, attended in choir, and the homily was presented by Fr. Benedict Kiely, founding director of, which works to make known the needs of Christians in the Middle East.