Tuesday, January 24, 2017
My Own Meeting With Fr Joe, the Man Who Saved Tony Hendra’s Soul
My last posting was about a monastic chant forum at Quarr Abbey on the Isle of Wight, which of cour...
Monday, January 23, 2017
The Fixity of Liturgical Forms as an Incentive to Prayer and
Catholics who assist at the traditional liturgy of the Church quickly come to love one monumental...
Saturday, January 21, 2017
The “Apocrypha” and the Liturgy
At yesterday’s presidential inauguration, Timothy Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York, read as a...
Friday, January 20, 2017
Ignatian Retreat in Allentown, NJ, Feb. 17-19
Father Carlos Hamel of the Fraternity of Saint Joseph the Guardian will preach a retreat based on ...
Blessing of the Waters on Julian Epiphany
Yesterday was the feast of the Holy Theophany on the Julian Calendar, the commemoration of the Bapt...
Ordinariate Evensong in the Philadelphia Area
On Friday, February 3rd, at 8 p.m., the church of St John the Baptist in Bridgeport, Pennsylvania ,...
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Tradition is for the Young (Part 5) : More from the FSSP’s German Seminary
On Sunday, I published some photos of the Fraternity of St Peter’s German seminary visiting Buxheim...
Latin and the Latin Mass in Singapore
A regular reader from Singapore brought to my attention this article from the Straits Times (named...
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
The Two Feasts of St Peter’s Chair
The feast of St Peter’s Chair was originally kept on one of two dates. Some sources, going back to ...
Dominican Rite Candlemas in Youngstown, Ohio
St. Dominic’s Church in Youngstown, Ohio, will have the blessing of candles, procession and sung Ma...
More Earthquakes in Italy - The Monks are Safe
Central Italy was rocked by earthquakes once again today, three of them within an hour. The first t...
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
A Proper Hymn for St Anthony the Abbot
Here is an interesting and very typically medieval hymn for the feast of St Anthony the Abbot, comp...
Monastic Chant Forum at Quarr Abbey, Isle of Wight, July 2017
Fr Benedict Hardy of Pluscarden Abbey has sent me details about the next meeting of the Monastic C...
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