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A theorist, organist, and conductor, Jeff Ostrowski holds his B.M. in Music Theory from the University of Kansas (2004), and did graduate work in Musicology. He serves as choirmaster for the new FSSP parish in Los Angeles, where he resides with his wife and children.
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"As the subject of the language of worship was discussed in the Council hall over the course of several days, I followed the process with great attention, as well as later the various wordings of the Liturgy Constitution until the final vote. I still remember very well how after several radical proposals a Sicilian bishop rose and implored the fathers to allow caution and reason to reign on this point, because otherwise there would be the danger that the entire Mass might be held in the language of the people — whereupon the entire hall burst into uproarious laughter."
— Alfons Cardinal Stickler (1997)

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1965 Ordo Missae … In Spanish!
published 5 February 2014 by Jeff Ostrowski

823 Spanish OT TOO LONG AGO, we posted the complete 1965 Missal for free and instant download. Click here if you want to read that post. Anyway, one of our readers kindly sent this 1965 Ordo Missæ in Latin & Spanish.

Remember, at that time, not all the prayers were allowed to be said in the vernacular. That’s why some sections only have Latin:

      * *  1965 Ordo MissaeSPANISH & LATIN

One priest who was ordained in the 1950s told me:

They never did give permission to say the Offertory prayers in English. Clever people at that time said, “Oh, that’s because they’re going to get rid of them …”