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Traditional Pilgrimage to Rome: video by the Catholic News Service of the U.S.Conference of Catholic Bishops


What shall I offer to the Lord that is worthy,
wherewith shall I kneel before the high God?
(Mic. vi)

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  1. Very interesting to see Bishop Fellay in the video (2:55).

  2. brian f12:02 AM

    they show him right when the commentator says "the traditional liturgy has been a cause, unfortunately, of a great deal of division.."

    as with any N.O. catholic media about the roman rite mass, they have to throw in their part promoting the acceptance of bugninis mass

  3. Edward12:48 AM

    Pope Benedict XVI was ordained to offer the TLM. I ask the following sincerely: Why on earth does he continue to exchange the TLM, the monumental Mass that formed him during his youth, for the New Mass?

    Actually, regardless of age, I don't understand why any priest would not desire to offer the TLM over the New Mass.

  4. "The traditional liturgy has been, unfortunately, the cause of a great deal of division"...


    The illegitimate attempt by almost the entire hierarchy to suppress those who legitimately desired to keep the Traditional liturgy, attempting to force them to accept the only the N.O... That was the cause of division

  5. Ma Tucker10:27 AM

    I thought there was a few thousand at the pilgrimage not hundreds. The spokesman's use of language is very unfortunate but not unexpected given his position. It would have been nice for him to comment on true participation and beauty as reflected in the Mass. Instead we get the usual puck in the mouth. Apart form NLM spokeman's poor contribution, I thought it was fairly well balanced.

  6. We will always be second class Catholics, until the Pope himself celebrates "PUBLICLY" the Extraordinary Form of the Holy Mass. No matter how offended his liberal flocks will feel. Because I am EQUALLY offended that he celebrate the Extraordinary Form "PUBLICLY" in front of THOUSANDS, at Saint Peters! In front of every Catholic Cardinal and Bishop worldwide!!.

  7. All of this complaining is useless.

  8. Anonymous2:08 AM

    The young man shown in the video is a seminarian for one of the most liberal dioceses in the US. Times are changing.


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