Saturday, August 20, 2016

Assumption Photopost 2016

Thank you to all the readers who sent in their photos for our Assumption photopost! Starting at the top, I’d like to take special note of a Mass at Fort Hood, a US military base in Texas; according to the organizers, it seems to be the first High Mass in about 45 years in a US Military Chapel. Additionally, EWTN’s Extraordinary Form focused show Extraordinary Faith was also present and did interviews before the Mass with the chaplains.

Fort Hood, Texas

Mater Ecclesiae Parish’s Assumption Mass
at the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul, Philadelphia

St. Mary, Madison, Wisconsin

St. Patrick Church, Hampton Beach, New Hampshire

St Joseph’s Church (Victoria St.) in Singapore

St. Michael’s Russian Catholic Chapel, New York City
High Altar of Our Lady from Krems Austria
St Mary Parish, Kalamazoo, Michigan

St. Peter Ukrainian Catholic Church, Ukiah, California

St. Mary’s, North Vernon, Indiana
Reader note: since a solemn Mass could not be celebrated for lack of clerics, both the thurifer and crucifer were tunicled. Additionally, it was the first Mass in the older form at this parish since around the time of the council.
The Basilica and National Shrine of Our Lady of Lebanon, North Jackson, Ohio

St. Basil the Great Byzantine Catholic Church in Los Gatos, California
Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos
 Our Lady of the Victory Church, Santiago de Chile
Saint Anthony of Padua Church, Fresno, California

St. Mary in Dennison, Ohio
St. Benedict’s Parish, Chesapeake, Virginia

St. John the Evangelist Parish, San Diego, California

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