Wednesday, March 23, 2011

A Great Benedictine and Ambrosian

Via "RipK" on the Ratzinger Forum, an interesting historical photo of Pope Pius XI consecrating Idelfonso Schuster.

Schuster, a Benedictine, became the Cardinal Archbishop of Milan, a Blessed, and wrote one of the great liturgical commentaries of the 20th century, The Sacramentary -- a work which should really be reprinted, publishers take note.

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