Wednesday, 30 January 2013
Candlemas in the Extraordinary Form - southern Ontario
Down with the rosemary, and so
Down with the bays and the mistletoe;
Down with the holly, ivy and all,
Wherewith ye dress'd the Christmas Hall
Robert Herrick (1591-1674)
"Ceremony upon Candlemas Eve"
This Saturday is the final feast of the great Christmastide, Candlemas; from the Anthem, Lumen..."A light unto the Gentiles."
There will be four Masses in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite in the Archdiocese of Toronto plus a Sung Mass at St. Patrick's Kinkora in the Diocese of London at 10:00AM. and St. Aloysius in the Diocese of St. Catharines at 9:00AM.
TORONTO ORATORY at HOLY FAMILY, Parkdale
Read Mass at 8:30AM
ST. LAWRENCE THE MARTYR, Scarborough
Read Mass at 10:00AM
ST. MARY IMMACULATE, Richmond Hill
Solemn Mass at 10:30AM
ST. ISAAC JOGUES, PICKERING
Read Mass at 11:00AM