Cardinal assures traditionalists of Pope's support for Extraordinary Form [CC]

The former prefect of the Congregation for the Clergy has told a traditionalist group that Pope Francis has no intention of restricting access to the Extraordinary Form of the Latin …


The Pope wants to welcome everyone. It makes sense that this would include people who want to worship in the extraordinary form.


Thank you for the reassurance. I know many who were much worried about this.

Very encouraging :slight_smile:

That is great news.

Why am I not surprised? :slight_smile: Maybe now the tone of rhetoric in some corners of the Internet will cool down a little. :wink:

I doubt it. The Holy Father could celebrate a full Pontifical Mass in St. Peters and they’d still falsely accuse him of Modernism.

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