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“I grew up listening to Lessons & Carols from Cambridge and that was Advent-Christmas for me. Then I moved to Rome and discovered Rorate Masses, the Novena of the Immaculate Conception with the Tota Pulchra, the Christmas Novena, the O Antiphons, the Aspiciens, the Rorate Coeli, the Alma Redemptoris Mater: that's Advent for me now. I am glad to see seminarians all over the United States doing Lessons & Carols, but are they learning our ancient Roman traditions alongside a 20th-century Anglican one?”
— Rev. Christopher Smith
Roman Missal Antiphons Vs. Roman Gradual Propers
published 13 January 2012 by Corpus Christi Watershed

Corpus Christi Watershed has expanded on Jeff Ostrowski’s recent publication on the New Liturgical Movement. You can read the full article by clicking here.

This article explains in detail the answer to the following (frequently asked) question: “Why aren’t the Propers from the Roman Gradual identical to the Mass Propers printed in the Roman Missal?” Included are many useful documents, including four (4) translations of an important quote by Pope Paul VI, seven (7) different versions of the General Instruction of the Roman Missal, an article by Christoph Tietze, and much more. The author extends his gratitude to Mr. Steven van Roode for his insights.

Read the entire article by clicking here.