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“What Shall I Render to the Lord…”
2014 July 24 by Dr. Peter Kwasniewski

It is impossible for us, by ourselves, to make a just return to the Lord for all He has given to us. But “with the Lord, nothing is impossible.”

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Like Eve in the Garden
2014 July 23 by Guest Author

“The fruit in my hands was not forbidden but simply forgotten.” — Fr. Brent Maher

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PHOTO: Cardinal Ratzinger Saying The Latin Mass
2014 July 22 by Jeff Ostrowski

Pope Benedict XVI celebrated the Traditional Latin Mass in Weimar (Germany) in 1989 and 1999.

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Guided by this one principle, every parish: “will become a model in its own way, and the liturgical reform, in its essence and demands, will be happily fulfilled.” — Aurelio Porfiri

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The Supreme Court & Traditional Liturgy
2014 July 22 by Jeff Ostrowski

In my opinion, Fr. Paul Scalia’s face resembles that of his father (Justice Antonin Scalia) … but I could be completely wrong about this.

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Altar Servers Caught In The Act?
2014 July 22 by Jeff Ostrowski

These altar boys are going to get in trouble.

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You will not make progress at your parish unless you understand Pope Benedict’s “Unbelievably Big Kite” theory.

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Silence is one of the most important sounds of the liturgy.

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If Pope Pius V or Gregory the Great were to come back, they ought to see that the Mass after Vatican II has substantially remained the same.” — Secretary of the Consilium

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Importing singers is the quickest way to get good music into your parish, even if it is only for one occasion.

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A peritus of the Council once suggested that certain parties detest the Mass Propers because they’re almost impossible to “hijack” with heterodox theology.

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Turn off the microphones. This can be a challenge when many parishes and even some cathedrals are enamored of carpeting – to say nothing of seat cushions!

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The quickest way to make this clear to a skeptical priest or liturgist is to request that they bring you some Offertory antiphons from MR3. (They don’t exist!)

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Fr. Enrico Zoffoli and the Passion of the Lord
2014 July 17 by Aurelio Porfiri

“And so, for Jesus – and for us – the Passion is everything, the Passion decides everything.” — Fr. Zoffoli

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Basic Steps To Improve Music At Your Parish — Part 2
2014 July 17 by Dr. Peter Kwasniewski

I have been asked to recommend some ways in which any parish in the United States could improve the music used at Mass. Some parishes may already have taken the following two steps, in which case my advice will be nugatory for them, but if your parish has not yet done so, now’s the time to begin.

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