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Missa lecta

Pope Pius X during the prayers at the foot of the altar during a celebration of the recited Holy Mass at the …


Rome, St. Peter’s Square, the 20’s of the 20th.

In rose(s)

A Solemn High Mass celebrated by priests of the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest at the Cathedral of St. Romulus …

Pius VII

The painting of Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres depicting Pius VII during the papal chapel in the Sistine Chapel.

First vespers

Holy Father Benedict XVI during the first Vespers of Advent, Anno Domini 2009.

Consistory 1914

Reading the words of the oath by the cardinal electors during the consistory on May 25, 1914, the Sistine Chapel. Among the …

Hats off!

Ostra Brama (the Gate of Dawn), the 30’s of the 20th century. In the pre-war Vilnius there was a beautiful custom: all men, …

Chasuble from Salzburg

A Medieval chasuble (11th century) from the Benedictine Archabbey of St. Peter in Salzburg. It is made of dark blue and black silk, …

Patriarch of Antioch

Syriac Catholic Patriarch of Antioch Ignace Gabriel I Tappouni with a double pectoral cross.

Salve, Regina

Pius XII praying before the painting of Our Lady of Częstochowa  in the chapel of the papal summer residence in Castel Gandolfo. …


Father Pio O.F.M. Cap. during the celebration of a Holy Mass. We pay attention to the good visible shaven of the tonsure.

Pius IX

Holy Father Pope Pius IX, surrounded by his prelates (in croccia), members of the Noble Guard (on the right) and a Papal …


Canons of the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul during the procession on the feast of both of the Apostles, Nadur, Gozo …

Carthusian nun

The Carthusian nuns have retained the privilege of the consecration of virgins, which they have inherited from the nuns of Prébayon. The …


Holy Father John Paul II in the papal tabarro.


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


Pope Benedict XVI is kneeling at the faldstool of Leo XIII during the chant of the Litany of the Saints, Epiphany 2012.


Fr. Gilles Wach, the superior of the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest, along with an altar server in the church of Our …

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 …