Don Divo Barsotti with Cardinal Biffi (1998)
Reflections by Don Divo Barsotti,
“Christians want to be Christians”
“To think that in two months they threw out what we held most sacred. Gregorian chant is truly religious singing. It was thrown out with such conviction and so easily – actually, with a total sense of irresponsibility. At first they even wanted to throw out the Blessed Virgin, but we had a Pope who was very devoted to Her and so She found Her place again in the heart of the Catholic Church.
"I don’t know what they wanted to accomplish with all this.