Daily Archives: 18 July 2007

Fun video in thanksgiving for the Motu Proprio

There is fun video crafted by Fr. Jay Toborowsky of Young Fogeys in honor of the Motu Proprio and thanking Pope Benedict on YouTube.   There are a couple connections in the video with WDTPRS.  First, there is a shot … Continue reading

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WDTPRS misrepresented in a Florida newpaper

The online site of Lakeland, FLorida’s paper The Ledger mentions this blog, but describes it inaccurately, calling it "a traditionalist Web site".  While I clearly have great sympathy with many of the aspirations of some liturgical traditionalists, this is not … Continue reading

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PODCAzT 37: The position of the altar and the priest’s “back to the people”

Our PODCAzT today comes after a long break.  I had some technical problems. This is the first PODCAzT since Pope Benedict XVI issued the Motu Proprio Summorum Pontificum.  On 14 September the use of the older form of Mass … Continue reading


New (P.A.) Archbishop of Beijing

Is a train wreck in the making?  Perhaps not! The death of Bishop Michele Fu Tieshan, the late Archbishop of Beijing for the Patriotic Association (in league with the government) left a vacancy.  Fr. Joseph Li Shan has been elected … Continue reading

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Pittsburgh & Green Bay update

Yes, I know that sounds like an NFL football lead… You perhaps remember the Memorandum from the Diocese of Pittsburgh about the Motu Proprio.  It was less than warm.   Of course, that diocese was without a bishop since His Excellency … Continue reading

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