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Sunday, July 22, 2007

DO THE OLD RITE RIGHT

The return of the Tridentine Mass is the reemergence of the stern, old Patriarch just when we were beginning to have fun


Notes from a Cultural Madhouse

By Christopher Zehnder


Since Pope Benedict XVI freed up the celebration of the traditional Latin Mass in his Motu Proprio, Summorum Pontificum, I'€™ve heard oft-repeated the comforting assurance, '€œThe Tridentine Mass only appeals to a very small percentage of Catholics. Most Catholics are happy with the rite of the Mass celebrated in the vernacular.'

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