Wednesday, October 26, 2016
St Demetrius the Great-Martyr
On October 26, Byzantine Christians celebrate with great solemnity the feast of St Demetrius of The...
EF Solemn Mass for Christ the King in Toronto
This coming Sunday, the EF feast of Christ the King, the St. Michael’s Cathedral Basilica in Toront...
“Reverence Is Not Enough: On the Importance of Tradition”
The text of the lecture I gave in Prague for the launch of the Czech translation of Resurgent in ...
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Iconostasis, Rood Screen, Communion Rail...or Shag-Pile Carpeted Step?
The nature of the dividing line between sanctuary and nave in a church has been a hot topic over th...
Monday, October 24, 2016
Missals from Silverstream Priory (3): Augustinian Missal of 1716
One of the oldest missals, if not the oldest, that the Benedictine Monks of Perpetual Adoration at ...
Sunday, October 23, 2016
The Relics of St Boethius
As we mentioned earlier this month, the church of San Pietro in Ciel d’Oro in the Italian city of P...
Friday, October 21, 2016
Sermon and Photos from Cardinal Burke's Pontifical Mass in Strahov Abbey, Prague
The country of the Czech Republic and the city of Prague was much blessed by the visit last wee...
Solemn Requiem Mass in the Dominican Rite in NYC, November 7th
The Catholic Artists Society will have its annual Solemn Requiem Mass for deceased family members,...
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Arranging the End of the Liturgical Year in the Extraordinary Form
One of the changes made to the Breviary in the revision of 1960 regards the arrangement of the months from August to November. One of the o...
Noble Beauty As Seen in Recent Gothic and Baroque Inspired Vestment Work
C eremonial wear, whether sacred or secular, is meant to communicate symbols and deeper meanings; to...
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
The Dominican Habit and the Holy Rosary
Dominicans wearing rosaries and cappelli romani (Roman hats) In the wake of a recent post on St...
A Rare Liturgical Book from 18th-Century Paris
The Abbey of St Genevieve, the Patron Saint of Paris, was one of the most important churches in the...
October 21, the Feast of Blessed Karl of Austria
October 21st is the feast day of Blessed Karl I, the last Emperor of Austria-Hungary; this year mar...
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