Archives for Traditional Latin Mass

Bishop Basil Meeking, Requiescat in Pace

It is with sadness we record the passing of our patron, Bishop Basil Meeking, Emeritus Bishop of Christchurch, New Zealand. Bishop Meeking was a good and holy man who assisted the Traditional Latin Mass Movement in New Zealand and Australia and overseas. May he rest in peace. As reported in New Zealand Catholic today: Bishop Basil Meeking, Bishop Emeritus of Christchurch, dies aged 90 June 11, 2020 / Michael Otto The Bishop of Christchurch, Bishop Paul Martin,SM, has announced today, 11 June 2020 the death of Bishop Emeritus Most Reverend Basil Meeking, DD. Bishop Meeking aged 90 passed away at Christchurch Hospital...
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Categories: Bishop Basil Meeking and General.

Livestream Mass Fraternity of St Peter, Auckland, New Zealand

The Traditional Latin Mass is offered every day by Rev. Father Antony Sumich FSSP, Auckland New Zealand and livestreamed at the following times (New Zealand time): Monday – Wednesday: 7.00 am. Thursday-Friday: 7.00 pm. Saturday: 8.00 am Sunday : 8.00 am – St Paul’s College Chapel, Ponsonby, Auckland, during June (not livestreamed) Confessions are also available before the Weekday Masses http://stcorona.livemass.net/ Fr Sumich will be celebrating daily Masses at St Anne’s Chapel NZ Time (for times see above). All these Masses will be live-streamed on the internet. The webpage is stcorona.livemass.net or, if the link does not work, go to livemass.net scroll to...
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Categories: Fraternity of St Peter, FSSP, and Latin Mass.

Gregorius Magnus from the Foederatio Internationalis Una Voce

The latest edition of Gregorius Magnus is available for download: Gregorius Magnus is published by the Foederatio Internationalis Una Voce. The FIUV is a lay movement within the Catholic Church, founded in Rome in 1965 and erected formally in Zürich in January 1967. The principal aims of the FIUV are to ensure that the Missale Romanum promulgated by Blessed Pope John XXIII in 1962 is maintained in the Church as one of the forms of liturgical celebration, to obtain freedom of use for all other Roman liturgical books enshrining “previous liturgical and disciplinary forms of the Latin tradition” and to safeguard...
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Categories: Una Voce and Vatican II.

Evelyn Waugh’s forgotten battle to preserve the Latin Mass

Evelyn Waugh was ‘one of the strongest opponents of the vernacular’ in England (AP) Evelyn Waugh’s forgotten battle to preserve the Latin Mass The great novelist, who died 50 years ago, almost became the first president of the Latin Mass Society Considered one of Britain’s greatest novelists, and widely regarded as one of the prominent Catholics of his time, Evelyn Waugh, author of Brideshead Revisited, died 50 years ago this year. While he will be remembered for his great works of fiction, many Catholics will be unfamiliar with his connection with the Latin Mass and his association with the beginnings...
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Categories: General.

Una Voce – “With One Voice” – Promoting the Traditional Latin Mass (1962 Missal)

Those new to the Traditional Latin Mass may not be aware that the Ecclesia Dei Society of New Zealand is a member of the Foederatio Internationalis Una Voce or simply Una Voce (Latin for “With One Voice”, from the Preface to the Roman Canon) which is an international federation of Catholic lay organizations attached to the Tridentine Mass, colloquially known as “the Latin Mass” (though there are several Catholic masses in Latin). A Brief History The Foederatio Internationalis Una Voce (or FIUV) was founded on December 19, 1964 in Paris by Georges Cerbelaud-Salagnac in order to promote the Tridentine mass...
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Categories: General.