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+ Monsignor Mario Marini +

Monsignor Mario Marini, Secretary of the Pontifical Commission "Ecclesia Dei", and a true friend of Tradition, died this morning in Rome.

Monsignor Marini, originally of the Archdiocese of Ravenna-Cervia, was, until March 2007, undersecretary of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments. He had previously worked in the Secretariat of State and was office head of the Congregation for the Clergy. He was also a canon of the chapter of the Vatican Basilica.

May he rest in peace.


  1. R.I.P.!

    "Dixit ei Iesus: Ego sum resurrectio et vita: qui credit in me, etiam si mortuus fuerit, vivet: et omnis, qui vivit et credit in me, non morietur in aeternum." {Evang. sec. Ioannem, XI, 25-26)

  2. Anonymous5:19 PM

    I am truly shocked. This is very sad news. I trust that everyone here will pray for the repose of his soul.


  3. In paradisum deducant te Angeli; in tuo adventu suscipiant te Martyres, et perducant te in civitatem sanctam Ierusalem.
    Chorus Angelorum te suscipiat, et cum Lazaro quondam paupere aeternam habeas requiem. Amen.

  4. Anonymous6:04 PM

    where we can find a picture of mario marini mgr?

    thank you very much

  5. Anonymous2:59 PM

    R.I.P. Mons. Marini and may your successor help traditional Catholics suffering worldwide.


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