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In Defense of XXXXXXXXXXXXXX the Latin Mass

That should be “In Defense of Pope Benedict and the Latin Mass.”

The Week has recently published a hit peace on the new Mass and Vatican II by Michael Brendan Dougherty. 193 more words


"Summorum" After Seven Years

Seven years ago today, Pope Benedict issued a motu proprio (a change to canon law that he initiated himself) known as Summorum Pontificum. Essentially, Pope Benedict allowed for much more widespread and easy access to the Traditional Latin Mass (not to mention other traditional rites and liturgies). 482 more words

Getting Round In Front

Summorum Pontificum at seven

July 7, 2014 Today is the 7th anniversary of Pope Benedict XVI’s  motu proprio Summorum Pontificum that brought back the 1962 Missal of Saint John XXIII back into widespread use as the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite.   166 more words


G'town TLM Community to celebrate Summorum anniversary Mass Monday

The Georgetown Traditional Latin Mass (Extraordinary Form) Community announces that Mass will be offered Monday, July 7, at 7:00 pm in Copley Crypt Chapel at Georgetown University.  59 more words


Francis Openly Contradicts Summorum Pontificum?

From Eponymous Flower

Pope Francis Openly Contradicts Summorum Pontificum?

Edit: this is from the Catholic Neoconservative commerce website, Kath.net. It says that Pope Francis has confirmed he will stay the course as stated by his predecessor, and then makes a statement that seems to clearly contradict it. 352 more words

Eyes Opened

More Crypto-Lefebvrism from Rorate Caeli

New Catholic at Rorate Caeli claims to be taking the high road of honesty under the patronage of the Sol Iustitiae, even though he assiduously avoids permitting, even by way of links, anything that points out the errors made on the blog. 1,253 more words


The Crypto-Lefebvrism of Rorate Caeli

I need to refute certain claims made by Rorate Caeli concerning the audience that some of us (about sixty, not forty, as RC reported) had with the Holy Father on June 10. 1,489 more words