@philosopher...well, can I relate to your experience. The bottom line, they don't Care to learn the EF, and probably if they were made to say it, you would see many leave the priesthood...believe me. The modernists despise tradition, be it the beautiful Latin Mass or anything else that even smells tradition. The people are given lies and excuses when they are approached by those asking for this ancient and Holy Mass, where Christ is given due Reverence and Respect. The decisive time is near, … [Altro]
@holyrope My experience corresponds with your sentiments. I know of two parishes in my area, where the parish priests and pastors were approached by a group (15- 20 people) of the faithful requesting the EF of the Holy Mass, and giving their pledge that they would support it. One pastor said, he took some Latin in college, but was not comfortable in saying it, and it was dropped and never brought up again. The other pastor said, he was not against it, but had no interest in learning another … [Altro]
Thank you Gloria TV for this excellent post! ... It most certainly speaks the truth of what Catholics all over the world are having to endure from obstinent, disobedient, and yes, even pride-filled priests, pastors and bishops, although not all, but most, when it comes to implementing the Motu Proprio and Especially when the faithful have time and time again requested for it!! But they do not care...they disparage the faithful of even bringing the subject up and could care less what the Holy … [Altro]
"Now one might wonder why we would publish this letter, a letter directed by one bishop to the clergy of his particular diocese. The answer is rather two fold.
"First, it is encouraging to see a bishop who is taking the usus antiquior seriously both liturgically and pastorally -- and I include within this latter category those clergy who also are attached to or interested in this form of the Roman liturgy.
"Second, while this letter details an apparent situation, a … [Altro]