Pontifical Mass at the Throne, Albuquerque, NM
WWI Cemetery in Flanders.
L’Ascension du poilu (French WWI infantryman), 1922, George Desvallieres
Ordinations at the Cathedral of Chartres. There is something particularly edifying about the return of the Mass of Ages to this grand cathedral. What a sight. How great is a good priest!
Sacred Heart of Jesus, Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, Philadelphia, PA
Yesss. First Mass on Trinity Sunday at Saints Peter and Paul Cathedral in Philadelphia.
The Bishop or priest then gently strikes each candidate on the cheek, symbolizing that the Christian is now a soldier for Christ and must endure suffering and the persecution that comes from conflict with the world. A hymn might now be sung if the candidates are numerous.
The Chapel of the White Penitents