Monday, October 1, 2012

EF Pontifical Mass for the opening of a Discalced Carmelite Monastery

On Sept. 21, 2012, Feast of St. Matthew, a Solemn Pontifical Mass in the Extraordinary Form was celebrated by Archbishop-designate Salvatore J. Cordileone for the official opening of a new foundation of the Discalced Carmelites in the Diocese of Oakland at St. Monica's Catholic Church, Moraga, CA (USA). More details of the event has been reported by the Catholic Voice. Below are the photos and the a full-length video of the Pontifical Mass. As requested by the Mother Superior, no photos or videos of the sisters were taken.

Youtube video of the Pontifical Mass

1 comment:

  1. Praised be Jesus Christ! Thank you for posting this! How beautiful! So I have a question... do you know if the women's voices singing are the nuns and/or a female schola that was there? They sound great!