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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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That the Mass is the central feature of the Catholic religion hardly needs to be said. During the Reformation (and always) the Mass has been the test. The word of the Reformers—“It is the Mass that matters”—was true. The long persecution of Catholics in England took the practical form of laws chiefly against saying Mass; for centuries the occupant of the English throne was obliged to manifest his Protestantism, not by a general denial of the whole system of Catholic dogma, but by a formal repudiation of the doctrine of Transubstantiation and of the Mass.
— Fr. Adrian Fortescue (d. 1923)

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Hollywood: Midnight Mass By Candlelight
published 28 December 2015 by Jeff Ostrowski

Cynthia Ostrowski took a few photographs of the Christmas Midnight Mass in Hollywood:

908 Christmas Midnight Mass


Attendance was “standing room only,” with chairs having to be brought out and placed in the side aisles. This is the new FSSP parish being formed in Los Angeles: FSSP.la