Yet another reason to thank Pope Benedict for Summorum Pontificum:
A long-time reader and participant (and donor) sent an alert about the following, with this comment:
Interesting that CNS included a segment on Tradition starting at 2:15, featuring one Michael Hendershott of the Diocese of Knoxville, who in this video credits his vocation to the TLM.
“TLM” is, of course, the “traditional Latin Mass”, the Extraordinary Form, Mass with the 1962 Missale Romanum.
Here is the video:
And before people ask what my reasons #1-4 are, I am using this #5 as a rhetorical device as always. Sometimes I use a number like #57636, meaning that there very many good reasons for the Pope Benedict’s provisions. When I use a number like #5, it is clearly an important point.
And let us not forget that one of the young men in the video spoke about the impact the Fathers of the Church, and Newman, had on his conversion to Catholicism.