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Spreading the word about Cardinal Castrillon Hoyos' upcoming Pontifical Mass

In preparation for the Solemn Pontifical Mass of Dario Cardinal Castrillon Hoyos at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception on April 24, 2010, the Paulus Institute for the Propagation of Sacred Liturgy has launched a special website: PontificalMass.Org


  1. Anonymous6:59 PM

    For anyone interested,
    I contacted the Paulus Institute and found out that this Mass wil be offered, by His Eminence, from the Throne and not the Faldstool.
    Deus Vult.

    Dan Hunter

  2. Anonymous1:34 AM

    What's the difference, Mr. Hunter? I don't understand these liturgic things.

  3. Anonymous1:30 PM


    Here is an explanation of the difference.
    It is a great difference.
    God bless


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