Choirs

1- English Choir

The English Choir practices on Wednesday evenings and performs at the 10:30 AM and 7:00 PM English masses on Sundays. The English Choir is made up of volunteer singers ages 10+ and includes an array of other ages and voice types. Between both masses, the choir is accompanied on piano by Omar Bino at 10:30 AM and Ihab Al Banna at 7:00 PM. The choir always welcomes new members and is led by the English Choir director, Shelbi Jouni.

2- Arabic Choir

Mother of God Arabic choir was established on 9/14/1997, the feast of the exhalation of the Holy Cross.
The Arabic choir practices every Friday evening, and sings at the 8:30 am Arabic mass on Sundays, and on feast days and Holidays.
This choir sings in Arabic and Chaldean. Members are volunteer men and women who love praising God through the gift of music.

3- Chaldean Choir

The Chaldean Choir at Mother of God Cathedral started back in the 80s, a majority of our current group has been serving the Chaldean mass since 2000.

We serve every Sunday at noon as we meet on Thursdays for our choir practice from 8 pm-10 pm. Followed by the Divine Mercy Chaplet.

Besides singing in Chaldean we sing in Arabic and English as well. we arrange our monthly hymns schedule according to our Chaldean liturgy

We Alternate the feasts and special holidays such as Good Fridays, Assumption of Mary, Holy Cross feast, and other feast days of our beloved saints with the English and Arabic Choirs at our church. Also, Our Choir participates in Concerts that our parish hosts annually during Christmas as well as other concerts that take place in different Chaldean churches.

Special Thanks to our musician Raed George who helps us with music and harmonies and to our musician Thair Shaba, and our choir director Silvana Koja Mezo, as well as our beloved clergies and parishioners for their prayers and supports.