Dear Friends, I wish you a Blessed and Happy Easter! My time in Venice was very beautiful – and the community was very grateful for the assistance of my American priest friends – allowing Solemn liturgies to be celebrated during Holy Week. In these days of Paschaltide, I will be taking a break from social […]Read More Happy Easter!
Recorded from the FSSP Parish in Rome, Tenebrae of Holy Saturday (2018):Read More [AUDIO] Tenebrae, Rome: Holy Saturday
Tenebrae of Good Friday at the FSSP Parish of Rome (2018): Detail of the prep work for the Altar of Repose at the FSSP Omaha parish (2018), where the group of young adults never ceases to amaze in their love and devotion for Our Eucharistic Lord: (more to come after their liturgy) The following photos […]Read More Photo UPDATE: [AUDIO] Good Friday Tenebrae: Ss.ma Trinità dei Pellegrini
From the FSSP Parish in Rome, the recording of the Tenebrae of Maundy Thursday (2018): Subscribe via email to keep up to date on liturgical ceremonies in Rome and the progress of Filii Passionis.Read More [AUDIO] Maundy Thursday Tenebrae: Ss.ma Trinita dei Pellegrini
There is one more phase in Pilate’s weak struggle with his conscience and his sense of right. He thought that if he could have our Lord scourged somehow the mob would relent and settle for His release. So the scourging was initiated and carried out by Roman legionaries – brutalized instruments of a race noted […]Read More Wednesday in Holy Week
It is strange how often a person who is too weak of character to do what he knows is right, will rack his brains for something to excuse him from doing his duty and thus will seize upon the first thing which comes to mind to relieve him of his dilemma. So it was with […]Read More Tuesday in Holy Week
The whole sordid story of Christ’s appearance before Pilate is one calculated to set the least of us to some deep thinking, It is frightening to ponder how close Pilate came to justification rather than to the depths of scorn earned by him for his weakness of character and the abuse of his authority. Every possible […]Read More Monday of Holy Week