Chartres

Holy Communion delivered during a High Mass celebrated by a priest of the Congregation of the Franciscan Brothers of Immaculate during the pilgrimage Paris – Chartes, May 2013.

Friday

Charles Édouard Delort – Friday.

Abp. Caruana

The solemn ingress of the first native Maltese and the last titular Archbishop of Rhodes, Maurus Caruana O.S.B., to his cathedral of …

Cavalcade

Cavalcade on Easter Monday in Pietrowice Śląskie: a horse procession during which the riders ride around fields asking for good harvest; it …

Mandatum novum

John XXIII washing feet of the priests during the Mandatum ceremony in the Basilica of St. John on Lateran on Holy Thursday, …

De initio finis

In pomponious-celebratory terms, the last two weeks were an interesting time: not only the number of celebrations of Holy Week according to …

Prostration

Prostration during the singing of the Litany of All Saints at the liturgy of the Holy Saturday before the great altar of …

Hooded

Card. Schuster with a hood of the cappa magna on his head, which, together with the cross carried by him, indicates the …

Granada

Priestly ordination celebrated probably on the Saturday preceding Passion Sunday, i.e. Palm Sunday, in the Dominican church of Santa Cruz La Real …

Dominica II Passionis

Pope John XXIII carried on a portable throne during the procession on the Palm Sunday on April 7, 1963. His Holiness is …

Passion Sunday on Vatican

Pope Pius XII celebrating pontifical low Mass on the Passion Sunday of 1949 on the great altar of the Basilica of St. …

Offerimus tibi, Domine

Josemaría Escrivá de Balaguer y Albás reciting the offertory prayer of the chalice during the celebration of the Holy Mass. We pay …

Commander

Heinrich Pfyffer von Altishofen Commander of the Foot Corps of the Swiss at the Sacred Guard of the Pontiff (Cohors Pedestris Helvetiorum a …

Corona Christi

A crystal, gold-decorated reliquary of the Crown of Thorns, currently stored in the treasury of the Cathedral of the Notre-Dame in Paris; …

De indulto

About a week ago the word spread all over tradInternet about an indult issued by the Papal Commisssion Ecclesia Dei for St. …

Burning of palms

Nuns burning last year’s palms, from which the ash was used during the celebration of the Ash Wednesday, the Cathedral of the …

Ecclesia catholica

Celebration of the Divine Liturgy in the Basilica of Saint Peter in the Vatican, in the presence of the Patriarch of the …

F.J. Sheen

Biskup pomocniczy Nowego Jorku oraz biskup tytularny Cezariany, Fulton Jan Sheen, w farioli [autor: Józef Karsh]. Strój, w którym biskup Sheen zwykł prowadzić …

Canon Cachia

Vincenz Cachia in the choir dress of the honorary canon of the collegiate Basilica of Saint Helen at Birkirkara

Unto us a child is born

Holy Father Benedict XVI during the Holy Mass celebrated in the Basilica of St. Peter in the Vatican on the Nativity Night …

Winter slippers

Pius X’s velvet slippers lined with fur and decorated with brocade hems and embroidered crosses on the toes.