Daily Archives: 26 May 2021

WDTPRS: Prayer “Pro seipso sacerdote – For the priest himself” (1962MR)

This time of year many new priests are being ordained and, consequently, many priests observe their own anniversaries. In the traditional, Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite a priest can add orations for himself, Pro seipso sacerdote, on the anniversary … Read More

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Two portentous items: wonders in the heavens above

Today during Holy Mass for Ember Wednesday in the Octave of Pentecost, I read in Latin from Acts 2 what Peter said about the End Times… I will show wonders in the heavens above and signs on the earth beneath, … Read More

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LIVE VIDEO – 26 May 2021 – 1200 NOON CST – Traditional Latin Mass – Ember Wednesday

For today at least, the live-stream of my daily Traditional Latin Mass at NOON Central Time (= UTC -5 and ROME 1700h).  (Check out LatinMass.live) BEFORE MASS: Regina Caeli, Statement of Intention MASS: Ember Wednesday of Pentecost PRAYERS ADDED: St. … Read More

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26 May 1991: 30th anniversary of ordination

When this date rolls around, I usually say to myself: “Well… I made it this far.” Many priests observe the anniversary of their ordination at this time of year. It is a common time for ordinations, probably because Ember Days … Read More

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Wars and rumors of wars. Is there a “document” in the works to undermine Summorum Pontificum”?

On this day in particular, I had wanted to put aside highly negative news. However, to paraphrase Trotsky, we might not be interested in war, but war is interested in us. My mail box is filling with notes from people … Read More

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