Carissimi: Journal entry

Getting to Mass is getting to be a bit of a trial! I realise that road works are generally necessary but it really mucks up the bus routes and shortens the preparation time for Mass! The Brighton Oratory currently rents a hall to use as the Sanctuary but there are other activities that go on during the day aisde…

Ember Friday Lent I: Statio ad Ss Duodecim Apostolos

Be merciful to Thy people Lord, and, in Thy pity, comfort with kind help those whom Thou makest loyal to Thee: through Our Lord… Today’s station is at the Church of the Twelve Apostles. Traditionally, this is the place where the Romans choose their candidates for priesthood (Rite of Election). It was erected by Julius I (337-352) over the barracks…