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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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“Place the missal in the hand of the faithful so that they may take part more easily and more fruitfully in the Mass; and that they faithful, united with the priest, may pray together in the very words and sentiments of the Church.”
— Ven. Pope Pius XII

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“The best I have ever seen. Anywhere. In the world. Period.” —Mr. John Sonnen
published 8 January 2015 by Jeff Ostrowski

470 Latin Mass OR YEARS, JOHN SONNEN has run one of the best, most important, and most influential Catholic blogs: ORBIS CATHOLICUS. Sonnen is a former disciple of Msgr. Richard J. Schuler and currently lives with his wife in Rome.

He recently featured the Jogues Missal on his website:

      * *  New Catholic Pew Book With Photographs

Here’s an excerpt:

HE BEST I HAVE SEEN. Anywhere. In the world. Period. Pastors, acquire these for your parish in bulk. Be amazed. And enjoy. The vitality of the Classical Rite is as fresh as ever. It is a religious revolution. The eagerness of that revolution carries on the young and curious and inspires them. The celebrant in the photos graduated from the Pontifical Roman Major Seminary at the Lateran Archbasilica, and is a good friend and fine priest!

Incidentally, if you come across any rare images of Catholic prelates on the internet, there’s a good chance John Sonnen was the one who’s responsible. Even “major” Catholic websites use his work constantly.