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Skałka

Primate of Poland card. Stefan Wyszyński in pontifical vestments with reliquary of St. Stanislas Bishop in Cracow on the Skałka, May 8, …

Kielce

Altar boys from the parish of St. Cross in Kielce together with priests, 1958 [photo courtesy of the website Ministranci Salezjanie Kielce].

Reliquary from Offida

The reliquary from Offida (XIII century), containing the Host miraculously transformed into the bleeding Body of Christ and a fragment of the …

Te ergo qaesumus

Cardinals in the chapel of the Blessed Sacrament during the signing of the Te Deum laudamus during the consistory in the Vatican …

Falda

Pope Pius XII in the winter choir dress with a short falda at the secret consistory on January 14, 1953.

Card. Canali

Nicola Cardinal Canali, the Grand Prior of Rome of the Order of Malta from 1938 to 1961, with the ribbon of the …

Malta

Prince and Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of Saint John of Jerusalem of Rhodes and of Malta Ludovico Chigi …

Alexander VII

Giovanni Maria Morandi – Alexander VII Chigi in the Corpus Christ procession held on May 27, 1655.

Corpus Christi

Pope John XXIII carried on the talamo during a procession of Corpus Christi.

Fr. Lerch

Fr. Teodor Michał Lerch in the choir dress of a honorary canon of the Metropolitan Chapter of Poznań [source].

Paris

Święcenia kapłańskie w katedrze NMP w Paryżu. Na stopniach tymczasowego ołtarza klęczy asysta wraz z kardynałem Janem Verdierem, którego tren sutanny chórowej …

At St. Andrew’s

The adoration of the Cross on Good Friday in the Belgian Benedictine Abbey of St. Andrew in Bruges, A.D. 1935. The photo …

Copts

Bishops of the Catholic Church of the Coptic Rite surrounded by clergy and altar servers. In the middle is His Holiness Cyril Macaire, …

In Fatima

Manuel Cardinal Gonçalves Cerejeira during a celebration of a Holy Mass at the Fatima Shrine. In the photo one may see a fanon, …

Reading

August Voirol – A quiet place.

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We don’t know who, but we do know where – Rome, Piazza di Spagna, December 9, 1964 – the picture is adorable.

Lindau Gospels

The front cover of the Gospel Book from the end of the 9th century from the Benedictine Abbey of St. Gallen in …

Licheń

The Pontifical High Mass celebrated by Leo Cardinal Burke in the Basilica of Our Lady of Sorrows Queen of Poland in Licheń …

Dirigatur

Let my prayer, O Lord, come like incense before You; the lifting up of my hands, like the evening sacrifice. O Lord, …

Et benedictio Dei

Pope Pius XII giving the Urbi et Orbi blessing to the crowd gathered at St. Peter’s Square on Easter Sunday on March …