Tag - NovusOrdoMissae

New Mass “Evil”? Then Why Did Sr Lucia Attend?

Editor writes...  The identity of both the woman correspondent and the priest who replied to her questions about the Novus Ordo Missae (New Order of Mass) are withheld, simply because I've not asked permission to publish this letter here.  The woman is a long time supporter of Catholic Truth in Ireland, but she is not...

Through the New Mass, the Faith was Lost…

From the Rorate Caeli Blog... At present, the modern Church is working to change its internal constitution, transforming itself and by its own initiative from a hierarchical Church, as willed and instituted by God, to a “synodal” (and therefore humanly constructed) Church. In the one and only Church of Jesus Christ, which is the Catholic...

Scottish Diocese Welcomes Community of Marian Franciscans – Thank You So Much, Bishop Robson!

From the website of the Diocese of Dunkeld The Lawside site, the original campus of Lawside Academy and the Mercy Convent has been up for sale for a good while now, as the Convent and Pastoral Centre have become sadly surplus to requirement. Once the Mercy Sisters diminished in numbers and left the Diocese of Dunkeld,...

Sacrilege: Excommunicate Guilty Priests and Ban Novus Ordo Missae – Immediately if not Sooner!

Editor writes... I'm frequently asked if Archbishop Nolan of Glasgow is going to end or reduce the provision of traditional Latin Masses (TLMs) in the light of the papal document Traditionis Custodes. As yet, he has not seen the benefits of confiding in my unworthy self, but The Grapevine has it that the archbishop is meeting...

Is It Acceptable to Attend Both Old & New Masses?

Editor writes... I've met a few people recently who have either returned to attending the Novus Ordo Missae (NOM) on Sundays - due to problems with the location of the various Traditional Latin Masses (TLM) - OR who like to attend both the old and the new Masses, interchangeably, in some cases because they don't...

New English Cardinal: Critics of Vatican II In Danger of Being No longer Catholic But Protestant

From The Tablet... Pope Francis greets new English Cardinal Arthur Roche, prefect of the Dicastery for Divine Worship and the Sacraments, during a consistory for the creation of 20 new cardinals yesterday. England’s new cardinal says those who are “stubbornly opposing” the liturgical reforms of the Second Vatican Council are in danger of adopting a...

Diocesan Priest: Restore Traditional Mass & Theology To Avoid Church’s Total Collapse

Rhode Island Priest with Social Media Following Says the Church MUST Return to the Latin Mass Fr. Giacomo Capoverdi is a priest of the Diocese of Providence, Rhode Island with nearly 5,000 friends and followers on social media. To my knowledge Fr. Capoverdi does not publicly offer the Traditional Latin Mass, which makes the following guest...

Does The New Mass, Validly Offered, Offend God?

From the website of the Fatima Center   Can Valid Worship Still Offend God? Whether There Can Be Anything Pernicious in the Worship of the True God? This question, taken directly from Question 93 of the Summa Theologica of St. Thomas Aquinas, is answered as such: “[St.] Augustine in a letter to [St.] Jerome says that ‘after the Gospel truth...

The Death of the Mass in Once-Catholic Ireland

From the YouTube Platform, comment written 6 days ago... My Dad who was from Mayo, used to tell me when he was a boy in the 1930s, of the men and women who would walk for miles to Sunday morning Mass. Some of the older ones would really struggle because they would have been fasting...

Cardinal Sarah: Church Losing Credibility

Doubt has taken hold of Western thought. Intellectuals and politicians alike describe the same impression of collapse. Faced with the breakdown of solidarity and the disintegration of identities, some turn to the Catholic Church. ...  But is the Church capable of responding to these calls? Certainly, she has already played this role of guardian...