Daily Archives: 11 July 2007

MP Statement of Diocese of Orange

From the Diocese of Orange in California comes this official statement about the Motu Proprio.  A statement from this diocese is of particular interest in that there has not been strong support for celebrations of the older form of Mass … Continue reading

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“…young people are also attracted by the old formula…

Something hilarious from The Curmudgeon:
The Coca Cola Company allows production of "Coca Cola Classic"By Coca Cola News Service
ATLANTA (CNS) — In a long-awaited overture to disaffected soda traditionalists, the president of the Coca Cola Company allowed limited production of "Coca … Continue reading

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About mixing the rites

Vatican Radio interviewed my friend Mons. Camille Perl, Secretary of the Pont. Comm. "Ecclesia Dei", in German, about the Motu Proprio.  
About the possibility of "mixing" elements of the two uses he said:
Kann man die Usus eigentlich auch mischen? Das … Continue reading

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Vatican insults other chirches

 
I don’t think Sr. Chittister has had the chance to comment on the new CDF document about subsistit in yet.  In the meantime, we can read
PRAVDA
Vatican insults other chirches [sic] saying ‘Catholicism is the only true church’11.07.2007    
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Philadelphia Inquirer on Mater Ecclesiae in Camden, NJ

There is a very good article in the Philadelphia Inquirer.  This is what happens when an open minded reporter actually does some gumshoe reporting.There are some good themes.   My emphases and comments. 
Reviving a Latin pastBy David O’ReillyInquirer Staff … Continue reading

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“…the one true airline…”

This just in from Cacciaguida:
National airline for the Holy See…
TANTUM AIR-GO
"Ultramontane" was never like this!
* three cabins: first, business, and preferential option* all seats in first class are The Comfy Chair* unjust stewardesses* MP6 on every longhaul flight; MBJ23 in … Continue reading

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