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Why is there a feast day for a chair?

February 22 in the Catholic Church is officially the “Feast of the Chair of Saint Peter.” At first glance the title is a bit strange. Why do we devote an entire day in the calendar to a chair? 495 more words


Carissimi: Today’s Mass; Feast of the Chair of Peter at Antioch

Feast of the Chair of Peter at Antioch: Missa “Státuit ei Dóminus”

That Saint Peter, before he went to Rome, founded the see of Antioch is attested by many Saints of the earliest times, including St. 1,629 more words