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Cappella Papale, Page 3

Anniversary of the coronation

Holy Mass celebrated in the Sistine Chapel by Cardinal Merry del Val in the presence of Pope Pius X on the occasion …

Pro pace

His Holiness Pope Benedict XV during a prayer for peace, kneeling at the faldstool in front of the altar in the Sistine …

Leaving

Pope Pius XI leaving the Sistine Chapel on the sedia gestatoria.

Blessing

Pope John XXIII giving his blessing at the conclusion of the Holy Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica on the opening day of the …

Entrance

The entrance procession into Vatican Basilica, during which the Holy Father Pius XII is carried on the sedia gestatoria with two fans …

Corpus Christi in Vatican

A Corpus Christi procession in the Vatican in the time of Pius XI. The Blessed Sacrament, and the pope kneeling in front …

Paulus P.P. VI

His Holiness Paul VI in the papal pontifical vestments on the day of coronation on June 30, 1963

Papal throne

Pope Pius XI sitting on the throne during the papal liturgy celebrated in the Sistine Chapel. Flabella ♥

Coronation of Benedict XV

September 6, 1914, the Coronation Mass of Benedict XV. It did not take place, as it was customary, in the Basilica of …

Pontifex

John XXIII in pontifical vestments carried on the sedia gestatoria.

Adoratio

Pope John XXIII adoring the cross lying on the steps of the altar during a Good Friday ceremony in the Roman Basilica …

A prayer

Pope Pius X kneeling at the faldstool in front of the altar in the Sistine Chapel.

The procession of St. Gregory

An illumination of The very rich hours of the Duke de Berry (early 15th century) depicting the procession led by Pope St. …

The papal litter

Threescore valiant ones of the most valiant of Israel surround the bed of Solomon. All holding swords, and most expert in war: …

Card. Rugambwa

Laurentius Rugambwa first bishop of the diocese of Rukoba located in Tanzania, later archbishop of Dar es Salaam, cardinal priest of the …

Council

St Peter’s Basilica in Vatican during a solemn Mass coram Summo Pontifice celebrated during the opening of the Second Vatican Council, October …

Benedictus

Holy Father Benedict XV carried on the sedia gestatoria during the procession on the occasion of canonisation of Joan of Arc; this …

Pius XI on the throne

Holy Father Pius XI sitting on the papal throne during the pontifical Mass celebrated on the occasion of the canonisation of Joan …