13Mar The Vatican restricts Traditional Latin Mass and suppresses private Masses at St. Peter’s Basilica

Gerard O’Connell reports in America Magazine:

The Vatican’s Secretariat of State has issued an instruction regarding the celebration of Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica, suppressing Masses said by a priest by himself, and restricting the celebration of the extraordinary form … Read the rest

13Mar Brendan Hoban: Enda McDonagh was a loyal custodian of Vat 11


A loyal custodian of the flame of Vatican II

Western People 9.3.2021

When Lahardane-man, John MacHale died in 1881 in his 90th year – after 67 years as a priest and 55 as a bishop – The Freeman’s Read the rest

13Mar March 13, 2021. Saturday of Week 3 in Lent

But the tax collector, standing far off, would not even look up to heaven, but was beating his breast and saying, 'God, be merciful to me, a sinner!' I tell you, this man went down to his home justified rather than the other; for all who exalt themselves will be humbled, but all who humble themselves will be exalted."