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Pontifical Masses proliferate

Is it just me, or has there been an increase in the number of Pontifical Masses in the traditional Roman Rite lately?
I just saw this at NLM:
On the occasion of the 7th anniversary of the promulgation of Summorum Pontificum, His … Continue reading

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A Pontifical Mass at the Throne

At the Brigittine Priory of Our Lady of Consolation in Amity, Oregon, His Excellency Most Reverend Alexander Sample, Archbishop of Portland, celebrated Holy Mass in the older, traditional form of the Roman Rite, a Pontifical Mass at the Throne.

It will not … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Pontifical Mass in the Novus Ordo?

From a reader:
This may be a stupid question, but in the Novus Ordo, if a bishop of the diocese celebrates Mass, would it technically be defined as a ”pontifical Mass” since he would be the pontiff?
Not a dumb-question at all.
Let’s get … Continue reading

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Pontifical Mass at Assumption Grotto

Getting ready in the sacristy.
Another brick for building the New Evangelization.

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Triumph in Miami

On 2 February, the Feast of the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, there was a Pontifical Mass in Miami, celebrated by His Excellency Most Rev. Thomas Wenski.
Before I get to the liturgical eye-candy and some commentary on the meaning … Continue reading

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ANOTHER PONTIFICAL MASS at the National Shrine in Washington DC!

You all remember the spectacular Pontifical Mass last April at the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.  Bp. Slattery of Tulsa was celebrant and gave that spectacular sermon..  It was broadcast on EWTN and the undersigned was one of the … Continue reading

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