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Gabon

Fr. Gilles Wach, the superior of the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest, along with the altarboy in the church of Our Lady of Lourdes in Libreville, Gabon. [the source].

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Coram Summo Pontifice

A Holy Mass coram Summo Pontifice celebrated on the altar of the Chair of St. Peter in the apse of the Vatican …

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In purple

The funeral of the Archbishop of Paris, Cardinal Emmanuel Suhard, June 1949. In the photo one can see cardinals in mourning choir dress.

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Fr. Czartoryski O.P.

Father Michał Czartoryski O.P. celebrating a Holy Mass during the Warsaw Uprising on the feast of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary on …

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Dakar

Archbishop Marcel-François Lefebvre in a summer cappa magna.

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Tiara of Benedict XVI

The tiara presented to Benedict XVI by a group of German Catholics in May 2011. It was made of a mixture of …

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Presenting the tiara

Presentation of the tiara, a gift of the faithful of the diocese of Milan, to Pope Pius XI. The Sistine Chapel, 1923.

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Toledo

Spanish canons in choir dress during the Corpus Christi procession, Toledo, 1951 [the source: Toledo Olvidado].

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Rest

Brother Martin, a Franciscan friar, at rest on the construction of water supply system leading to a Catholic college in East Midlands, …

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Pantheon

A Holy Mass celebrated in the Ambrosian rite in the Roman Pantheon, May 2, 2010.

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Coronation

Cardinal Aleksander Kakowski in the presence of the Metropolitan of Vilnius, Fr. Archbishop Romuald Jałbrzykowski (on the right with a crosier in …

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Mournfully

Cardinal Wyszynski during the Vacant See in the courtyard of the Apostolic Palace: purple color instead of red (except for a saturno) …

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Fr. Ratzinger

Father Joseph Ratzinger during the prayers at the foot of the altar when he celebrated a Mass in the mountains near the …

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Pius PP. IX

His Holiness Pope Pius IX (Giovanni Maria Mastai Ferretti) in the winter choir dress.

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Second Council of Lyon

Saint Bonaventure in front of Gregory X, from beneath whose papal robes is protruding his Franciscan habit, during the Second Council of Lyon (the painting by …

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Card. Ricketts

Juan Cardinal Landázuri Ricketts in the Franciscan choir dress on the day of his cardinatial creation in the Apostolic Palace in the …

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Choir

The choir of the Cathedral of Saint Mary in Toledo [the source of the image].

¡Hala Madrid!

Seminarians from the Madrid Conciliary Seminary during a football game, 1959.

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In green

The Holy Mass for the opening of the Synod of Bishops and proclamation of St. John of Ávila and St. Hildegard of …

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Troy

The altar servers and the priests of the church of St. Joseph in Troy, New York.