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"The Consilium is merely an assembly of people, many of them incompetent, and others well advanced on the road to novelty. The discussions are extremely hurried. Discussions are based on impressions and the voting is chaotic. […] Many of those who have influenced the reform […] have no love, and no veneration of that which has been handed down to us. They begin by despising everything that is actually there. This negative mentality is unjust and pernicious, and unfortunately, Paul VI tends a little to this side. They have all the best intentions, but with this mentality they have only been able to demolish and not to restore."
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Bishop Gracida Prays The Rosary On CD
published 15 May 2011 by Corpus Christi Watershed

Most Reverend Bishop René H. Gracida Prays The Sorrowful Mysteries Of The Rosary (Accompanied By Sacred Music)
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This 60-minute compact disc contains a beautifully-produced recording of His Excellency, Bishop René H. Gracida, praying the Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary. Also included are reflections and meditations (two for each decade). In the background, sacred music is played. Also included are pieces in honor of the Blessed Virgin Mary and St. Mary Magdalen, who stood at the foot of the Cross. Sacred music played on this CD comes from various sources, including Sacred Music Colloquium XIX .

1. Vexilla Regis (Lee Gwozdz) 1:34
2. Introduction (Bishop Gracida) 5:25
3. Creed 2:00
4. Meditation 1:05
5. 1st Sorrowful Mystery 3:35
6. 2nd Sorrowful Mystery 4:20
7. 3rd Sorrowful Mystery 4:28
8. 4th Sorrowful Mystery 5:36
9. 5th Sorrowful Mystery 5:05
10. Hail Holy Queen 2:50
11. Ave Maria (Bruckner) 3:30
12. Ave Maria (Ravanello) 1:30
13. Introit: Tibi dixit cor meum (Corpus Christi Schola Cantorum) 2:12
14. Polyphonic Verset: Kýrie Eléison (based on Victoria’s Ave Maris Stella) 0:42
15. Kýrie Eléison (soloist: Lina Franco) 2:48
16. Gospel Acclamation in honor of St. Charles Garnier (soloist: Ashley Gonzales) 2:48
17. 3-voice Sanctus based on Dufay 1:30
18. Communion for St. Mary Magdalen (Lalemant) 2:37
19. Adorámus Te, Christe (Dubois) 3:40
20. Pater Supérni Lúminis (based on Victoria) 4:40

CD Cover Art by James K. Ridley