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Twelve quick thoughts on Pope Francis dropping his long-expected bomb on the traditional latin Mass – Catholic Herald

Twelve quick thoughts on Pope Francis dropping his long-expected bomb on the traditional latin Mass

1) In his motu proprio Traditionis Custodes, Pope Francis says St. John Paul II’s indults were only meant to heal the breach with Archbishop Lefebvre, not to have the traditional latin Mass as a continuing reality in the Church (my paraphrase). He quotes Pope Benedict XVI on “allowing” the TLM, which seems to buttress the point … Continue reading Twelve quick thoughts on Pope Francis dropping his long-expected bomb on the traditional latin Mass

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