Thursday, January 07, 2010

Clergy Conference in Rome: Solemn Pontifical Mass (Usus Antiquior) in the Lateran Archbasilica with Cardinal Prefect of CDW

In our continuing coverage of the Year for Priests Clergy Conference in Rome, organized by the Australian Confraternity of Catholic Clergy, the NLM is pleased to present photos from this evening's Solemn Pontifical Mass (usus antiquior) celebrated in the Archbasilica of St. John Lateran by the Prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship, Antonio Cardinal Cañizares Llovera.

The Assistant Priest was Fr. Glen Tattersall, the Deacon, Fr John McDaniels (both priests of the Archdiocese of Melbourne) and Subdeacon was Fr Tim Finigan of The Hermeneutic of Continuity.

The music for the Mass:

Mass Ordinary: Haydn - Missa Cellensis (Mariazellermesse)
Mass Propers: Gregorian chant
Offertory Motet: Stanford: Beati Quorum Via
Communion Motets: Mozart: Ave Verum & Laudate Dominum
Recessional: Mozart - Epistle Sonata, K. 278

With that, the photos.

Prayers at the Foot of the Altar

Incensation of Cross and Altar

Epistle chanted by Subdeacon (Fr. Tim Finigan)

Holy Gospel chanted by Deacon (Fr John McDaniels)




Pax given between Cardinal Canizares Llovera and the Fr. Glen Tattersall, Assistant Priest

Holy Communion

Final blessing

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John Sonnen also has some photos from the Mass, so do be sure to get over there. Here is an example.

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