Carissimi: Today’s Mass… Friday Lent IV

Friday in the Fourth Week of Lent: Missa “Deditátio cordis mei” There suddenly arose from the midst of the Roman empire, demoralized as it was and corrupt beyond imagination, a race of men of angelic purity; and these very men had, but a short time before their Baptism, wallowed in all the abominations of paganism….

Friday Lent IV: Statio S. Eusebio all’Esquilino

God, Who dost renew the world with ineffable sacraments, grant, we beseech Thee, that Thy Church may both be profited by the eternal institutions and not left without temporal assistance. Through our Lord. Set back from the busy square in front of it, this modest church can boast of a long heritage. The founder, St….