Sunday, June 21, 2009

Anniversary Mass of the Canons Regular of the New Jerusalem

A few days ago, the NLM posted a guest article by one of the members of the Canons Regular of the New Jerusalem, noting their anniversary Mass was being celebrated today at St. Michael's Abbey in California -- a Premonstratensian abbey.

Here are a few photos of the Mass -- or more particularly, the procession and the communion. I am informed that video will also be forthcoming which will show more of the Mass itself.

Exquisite Gothic Revival Vestments made by Dom Daniel Augustine Oppenheimer

For those who would like another view of the vestments, which are simply superb, here is one which shows the subdeacon in tunicle with humeral veil:

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