Carissimi: Today’s Mass; Feria III of Quinquagesima

Feria III of Quinquagesima Sunday; “Shrove Tuesday” Missa: “Esto mihi in Deum protectórem” Shrove Tuesday is the day immediately preceding Ash Wednesday (the first day of Lent), which is celebrated in some countries by consuming pancakes. In others, especially those where it is called Mardi Gras or some translation thereof, this is a carnival day, and…