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Abp. Copello

Santiago Luis Copello, the Metropolitan Archbishop of Buenos Aires, in a mozzetta and manteletta.

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, …

Dirigatur

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

Sicut cervus

The Archbishop of Florence, Agostino Cardinal Bausa, on his way to the the Baptistery during the Easter Vigil service. In the photo one …

Adoratio crucis

The Archbishop of Lima Juan Landázuri Ricketts adoring the cross during the liturgy of Good Friday. The calotte on his head is not …

Westminster

Francis Alphonsus Cardinal Bourne in front of the Westminster Cathedral doors during a Palm Sunday procession. The canons holding the tails of the …

De mozzetta

During the Second Vatican Council, by the decree of the Sacred Congregation of Rites from September 12, 1963, Pope Paul VI granted …

Dedication

The Apostolic Nuncio, Archbishop Francis Ragonesi, during the dedication of the monument of the Sacred Heart of Jesus on the Cerro de los …

Mournfully

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

Patres

Cardinals during a solemn session of the Second Vatican Council. In the bottom row there are three cardinal bishops (from the left): …

Madrid

The Chrism Mass in the church of the Colegiata of St. Isidro in Madrid: Bishop Prudencio Melo y Alcalde celebrated it in …

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The papal legate, card. Pacelli, during the Holy Mass celebrated in the Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris on July 13, 1937. The throne …

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During one of the solemn session of the Second Vatican Council.

Abp. Williams

Archbishop Thomas Williams, the Metropolitan of Birmingham, surrounded by assistant ministers during the procession preceding the High Pontifical Mass, London, 1929.

Lavabo

Washing of hands during the pontifical High Mass celebrated by card. Masella, Fatima, 1946. The kneeling ones with utensils for the lavabo …

Bp. Fillon

The photograph taken after the episcopal consecration of Fr. Louis Joseph Fillon conferred by his namesake, Cardinal Maurin (both in the center …

Benediction

Cardinal Karel Boromejský Kašpar giving the blessing with the Blessed Sacrament.

Buenos Aires

Procession with the Blessed Sacrament during the 32nd International Eucharistic Congress in Buenos Aires.  The papal legate, cardinal Pacelli, kneels before a …

Card. Stickler

Alfons Maria Cardinal Stickler reading the Prologue of St. John’s Gospel at the end of a Solemn Pontifical Mass.

Mandatum

Cardinal Emmanuel Suhard, the archbishop of Paris, during the Maundy Thursday ceremony of foot washing, 1947.