Jules Samuels January 16, 2020 Catholic History, Catholicism, Commentary OPINION: A reflection of the Summorum Pontificum in 2020 What earlier generations held as sacred, remains sacred and great for us too, and it cannot be all of a sudden entirely forbidden or even considered harmful. Does it still hold? Why Summorum Pontificum from all the huge moments of the last few years? It was marked by the overwhelming presence of young people, especially young clergy and seminarians: “ Ad Deum qui laetificat juventutem meam ” (“To God who gives joy to my youth”). Yet in spite of all that, I find myself in a position that I can choose between two Latin Masses on a daily basis in a relatively small, famously liberal University city in the Southwest of England. This decade into which we have just entered will be the third in which I have lived, having been born at the turn of the millennium in 2001. I grew up with the rise of smartphones and in a world being formed and molded by the internet; a fickle world, a quickly changing world, where at one point Homosexuality was seen as a taboo matter and then at another seemingly the holy grail of political expression. Over the weekend of September 16, 2017, I was privileged to attend the Summorum Pontificum Pilgrimage in Rome, marking the tenth anniversary of promulgation of the motu proprio that has restored to the Church the “Extraordinary Form” of the Roman Rite. It will be much more than that! The pilgrims in re will represent the crowd of pilgrims in voto! With of course, the next day, the Sunday Mass of Christ the King. Will it take place this year? He is also one of the organizers of an upcoming Sept. 14-17 pilgrimage marking the 10th anniversary of Summorum Pontificum, and spoke to journalists at a working breakfast on the event. Solemn Pontifical High Mass in the Vatican Basilica for the 5th Annual Pilgrimage "Populus Summorum Pontificum." The program for the 10-year anniversary pilgrimage began with chanted hymn at the start of the conference and ended with vespers Thursday evening celebrated by Benedict's longtime secretary, Monsignor Georg Gaenswein. Yes, like every year since 2012! I have lived, and am living through some of the greatest changes in human history, politics, culture, and art. 1.Mass Booklet - EWTN Televised Mass, September 14, … We realize that this year it will be very special. The Chaplain of this meeting, Father Claude Barthe announces that not only will the pilgrimage take place but also that Cardinal Sarah will celebrate the major mass at Saint Peter's Basilica on October 24th. Those of you who love the traditional Latin Mass know the importance of this letter. So the Summorum Pontificum pilgrimage to Rome will take place this year? ... 10th Anniversary Summorum Pontificum Pilgrimage Diocese of Tyler, Texas September 7 – 18, 2017. Log into Facebook to start sharing and connecting with your friends, family, and people you know. This year, we will again bring to the Tomb of the Apostle the plea for the salvation of the Church and for the dissemination of the ancient Roman liturgy which will contribute powerfully to it through its radiation of very pure lex orandi. The speculated date is Nov. 3rd when thousands of pilgrims from all over the world are expected to attend a Tridentine Rite Mass in St. Peter’s basilica. Any comment may be blocked or deleted, at any time, whenever we perceive anything that is not up to our standards, not conducive to a healthy conversation or a healthy Catholic environment, or simply not to our liking. Again, it will be necessary to register for vespers at the Pantheon: Can we say that this 2020 Pilgrimage will be a matter of principle? An affirmation that meant that the attempts to force the new Mass, along with its abuses and questionable texts down the throats of every priest, were unable to conquer the Mass of ages. For example, many of our friends in America will not be able to join us. Indeed, Summorum has its place amongst others such great documents as Mirari vos or that of his predecessor Pope St. John Paul II: Veritatis Splendor. With of course, the next day, the Sunday Mass of Christ the King. But it is possible that these measures will be eased before the end of October. It admitted that those words of St. John Paul II were the words of those afraid of the restoration of Tradition. Gianfranco Girotti, titular Bishop of Meta, and Regent Emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary. I was in Lourdes a few days ago, where there are only a few handfuls of faithful. However, after careful consideration, the Coetus Internationalis, which organizes the Roman Pilgrimage, has decided, considering what this Catholic enterprise represents, to maintain it, taking into account the constraints imposed on us. Summorum Pontificum News :  So the Summorum Pontificum pilgrimage to Rome will take place this year? Pope Francis sent his “heartfelt best wishes” and gave his apostolic blessing to the participants of the Sept. 14-17 pilgrimage, organized by the Cœtus Internationalis Summorum Pontificum. Gianfranco Girotti, titular Bishop of Meta, and Regent Emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary. 777-781. This upcoming document, and its particular authoritative responses, will help make the implementation of "Summorum Pontificum" orderly and serene. Please, DO NOT assume that RORATE CÆLI contributors or moderators necessarily agree with or otherwise endorse any particular comment just because they let it stand._______NOTES(1) This is our living room, in a deeply Catholic house, and you are our guest. LMS PILGRIMAGE TO ROME in connection with ‘Summorum Pontificum’ Commemorative Event Period: 22 – 26 October 2014 inclusive Accommodation: DOMUS BONUS PASTOR is a former religious house comparable to any good 3-star hotel and is near St. … Jules Samuels is a student of theology at the University of Bristol. July 7, 2017 was the ten-year anniversary of Pope Benedict XVI’s motu proprio (Apostolic Letter) Summorum Pontificum. The pilgrimage itself will be reduced to the most important act: the Pontifical Mass in Saint Peter's Basilica, at the altar of the Chair, on Saturday 24 October. Deo gratias. February 19 – 29, 2020. The Extraordinary Form Mass Community in the Diocese of Jefferson City, Missouri, USA, invites Catholics to come together for a procession and Rosary on Saturday, October 10th, at 10:00am at the Missouri State Capitol. The pilgrims. The 21st century is then, the only century in which I have lived and experienced. Thus, in conclusion, Summorum Pontificum was one of the greatest documents presented to the Church by His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI during his rule. At 12h00, Cardinal Robert Sarah will celebrate the Pontifical Mass of Saint Raphael the Archangel. Father Claude Barthe : The Vatican authorities, at the present time, ask that the faithful assisting ceremonies in Saint Peter’s Basilica do not exceed the number of 150. Every year, since 2012, a pilgrimage takes place in Rome in thanksgiving for the motu proprio Summorum Pontificum of Pope Benedict XVI. It is very few. The Pontifical Mass will be celebrated at 11h00, on Sunday 25 October, by Cardinal Raymond Leo Burke, in the Church of Trinità dei Pellegrini which, according to its vocation, serves as a sort of headquarters for the pilgrimage, where the priests participating in the pilgrimage celebrate their private masses. But those present will represent all the intentional pilgrims of the world who will accompany us with their prayers. Summorum Pontificum News :  Can we say that this 2020 Pilgrimage will be a matter of principle? 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