So our Mass goes back, without essential change, to the age when it first developed out of the oldest liturgy of all. It is still redolent of that liturgy, of the days when Cæsar ruled the world and thought he could stamp out the faith of Christ, when our fathers met together before dawn and sang a hymn to Christ as to a God. The final result of our enquiry is that, in spite of unsolved problems, in spite of later changes, there is not in Christendom another rite so venerable as ours. ~Fortescue
Wednesday, August 29, 2007
These pictures were taken from the forum http://www.cattoliciromani.com/ and are used here with the permission of the user who posted them (whose nickname is Pius XII). Enjoy them!