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Visit of Cardinal Burke to the Czech Republic -- FULL SCHEDULE

Rorate Caeli has been asked us to make known the schedule of Cardinal Burke's upcoming visit to the Czech Republic, particularly for our central European readers who may wish to attend the Pontifical Masses and the Cardinal's lectures. 

(I am happy to say, too, that the launch of the Czech edition of my book Resurgent in the Midst of Crisis will take place in the midst of these events. I will be present and will give a lecture.)

Visit of His Eminence Raymond Leo Card. Burke in the Czech Republic

Program of public events:

Wednesday, October 12th 

09:00 – Pontifical Solemn Mass (according to Missale Romanum 1962)
Church of the Assumption of Our Lady, Cistercian Abbey Vyšší Brod

14:30 – Lecture: "Remaining in the Truth of Christ: Marriage, Natural Law and Church Teaching"
Auditorium of University of South Bohemia, Studentská 1410/23, 370 05 České Budějovice
(Lecture in English, with simultaneous Czech audio translation)

Thursday, October 13th 

10:00 - Lecture "The Gospel of Life and New Evangelization"
Conference „Nejmenší z nás“ on legal protection of the unborn
Venue: Auditorium A203, Faculty of civil engineering VUT, Veveří 331/95, Brno

Registration and full programme at, Facebook event.

Friday, October 14th

18:00 – Presentation of the Czech translation of the book „Resurgent in the Midst of Crisis“ by Peter Kwasniewski (in Czech „Povstávání z prachu: Tradiční liturgie a obnova Církve“)

Introduction by H. E. Raymond Leo Cardinal Burke
Lecture and discussion with Dr. Peter Kwasniewski (English with Czech translation)
Venue: Baroque library of the Strahov Monastery, Strahovské nádvoří 1, Prague

Registration and more details at

Saturday, October 15th

10:00 – Pontifical Solemn Mass (according to Missale Romanum 1962)
Basilica of Assumption of Our Lady
Royal Canonry of Premonstratensians at Strahov, Strahovské nádvoří 1, Prague