Tag Archives: 1st Mass

Video of a 1st Mass in 1954

One of you kind readers sent me a link to a video of the 1st Mass on Trinity Sunday in 1954 of Fr. Gerald Coates.  The video was posted by the Tower Convent School (in West Sussex, founded in 1903 by … Continue reading

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@MadisonDiocese: 1st Masses in the Extraordinary Form

Here is some good news! Six men were ordained for the Diocese of Madison this year. This relatively rural diocese has 35 men in formation! So much depends on the bishop. Of the six men ordained this year, two of … Continue reading

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A note from a priest about his first TLM

As I have said before, when the younger clergy learn the older form of Mass, it changes who they are and how they say both forms.  This is the terrible nightmare of the aging liberals.  The biological solution is pushing … Continue reading

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