WDTPRS: (1962MR) Mass Prayers “Pro seipso sacerdote – For the priest himself”
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by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf
9h ago
This time of year many new priests are being ordained and, consequently, many priests observe their own anniversaries. In the traditional, Vetus Ordo of the Roman Rite a priest can add orations for himself, Pro seipso sacerdote, on the anniversary … Read More ..read more
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26 May 1991: 3rd anniversary of ordination – Trinity Sunday and St. Philip Neri
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by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf
9h ago
Many priests observe the anniversary of their ordination at this time of year. It is a common time for ordinations, probably because Ember Days were common times for ordinations and Ember Days fall during the Pentecost Octave. It is my … Read More ..read more
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Your Sunday Sermon Notes: Trinity Sunday 2024
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by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf
9h ago
Too many people today are without good, strong preaching, to the detriment of all. Share the good stuff. Was there a GOOD point made in the sermon you heard at your Mass of obligation for Trinity Sunday? Tell about attendance … Read More ..read more
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Daily Rome Shot 1030: Video – Solemn Mass in Rome
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by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf
9h ago
Today the World’s Best Sacristan™ sent some video glimpses of the Solemn Mass for the patronal feast of the parish, Sunday of the Most Holy Trinity. I put them together in a brief video. The resolution isn’t that high.  It … Read More ..read more
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Daily Rome Shot 1029: I don’t give a fig for that garbage
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by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf
1d ago
Hey  sa****t@c***********g.ws!  My thank you note was kicked back.  New email? Special thanks to NG and TL for making the switch to Zelle. This is where the Romanaccio chess “club” meets.  And there is a damaged targa mondezarro there, too. … Read More ..read more
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Two items concerning Jesuits, one grim and real, the other a tribute
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by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf
1d ago
Two items, quickly. First, at CNA there is a must read article about the thoughts of a Jesuit priest in Uruguay about the state of the Society of Jesus.  Realistic about their profound decline and grim future.  HERE Next, there … Read More ..read more
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Pentecost Saturday: Wherein Fr. Z rants
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by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf
2d ago
Pentecost Saturday Today the Season of Easter comes to an end.  The cycle that started with pre-Lent Sunday’s is over. Being an Ember Saturday, there would be a vigil in the night in preparation for ordinations to the priesthood at … Read More ..read more
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Daily Rome Shot 1028: no littering… really….
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by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf
3d ago
Today is the anniversary of the edict of 24 May 1766 in which the Monsignore Illustrissimo e Reverendissimo Presidente delle Strade prohibited littering and dumping in the Via Borgognona.  Someone caught dumping here would be fined 10 scudi and given … Read More ..read more
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Pentecost Friday: tearing things apart
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by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf
3d ago
Pentecost Friday At NLM there is a great explanation of the Pentecost Roman Stations. I find these historical details interesting because we find traces of ancient things in the traditional rites even today. In any event, if I am to … Read More ..read more
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Novus Ordo Thursday after Pentecost: Feast of Jesus Christ, the Eternal High Priest – And a REQUEST from Fr. Z
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by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf
3d ago
In 2012 the Congregation for Divine Worship allowed that the Thursday after Pentecost could be celebrated as the Feast of Jesus Christ, the Eternal High Priest.   Music Sacra Forum as a link to the Latin texts for the Novus Ordo … Read More ..read more
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