Daily Archives: 13 January 2008

IHT on the Pope with his “back to the people”

UPDATE: At the blog Finding Pasture there is a very funny reaction to the howler in the statement in the AP article (which I treat below) about the Pope’s celebration ad orientem as being a "break with tradition" The breathless … Continue reading

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At last

At long last we see the Holy Father celebrating Mass ad orientem versus. Here he is kissing the altar at the beginning of the Mass for the Baptism of the Lord in the Sistine Chapel.

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