With regard to the suppression [of the Traditional Latin Mass in 1969], this individual wrote: “A community is calling its very being into question when it suddenly declares that what was its holiest and highest possession is strictly forbidden and when it makes the longing for it seem downright indecent.”
Now THAT’S powerful! *“Calling our **very being **into question… makes the longing for it seem downright indecent.” *
Want to guess who said that? I’ll tell ya… Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger in his the interview-book *Salt of the Earth *(1997). Gee, I’ve been saying that for years. Looks like I’m in good company, eh?
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