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Event: All Souls with Victoria Requiem for 6 voices - National Shrine for the Poor Souls, Illinois

A reader sends us the following event notice:
On Saturday, November 2, there will be a Solemn High Requiem Mass (Extraordinary Form) at St. Odilo, National Shrine for the Poor Souls, in Berwyn, Illinois. The music includes the Requiem for Six Voices by Tomás Luis de Victoria and Gregorian Chant, sung by the Schola Cantorum of St. Odilo. This is the only parish in the United States dedicated to the Holy Souls in Purgatory. Cardinal Mundelein granted special privileges to St. Odilo parish, giving a 200 day indulgence applicable to the souls in purgatory for each visit to this national shrine. In addition to this special Mass, there is a Mass offered each Sunday at 9:30 a.m. in the Extraordinary form and on all Holy Days of Obligation. For more information, go to