The following churches will be offering the Traditional Mass on the Feast of the Purification, Saturday,February 2. If you know of any others, please let us know and we will post the information.
St. Mary Church, Norwalk, CT, Missa Cantata, 9 am
Prelude: Prélude à l’Introït pour la Purification de la Vierge (from L’Orgue Mystique) (Charles Tournemire, 1870-1939)
At the blessing of candles: Lumen ad revelationem gentium (plainsong, mode viii)
At the procession: Adorna thalamum (plainsong, mode vi), etc.
Missa de Beata Virgine (Cristóbal de Morales, c.1500-1553)
Gregorian Mass of Candlemas: Suscepimus, Deus
Motet at the Offertory: Intemerata Dei mater (Johannes Ockeghem, c.1410-1497)
Motet at the Communion: Beata es Virgo Maria (Philippe Verdelot, c.1480-c.1532)
Postlude: Diptyque pour la Purification de la Vierge (from L’Orgue Mystique) (Tournemire)
Church of the Holy Innocents, New York, NY
February 2 at 1:00 PM – Solemn Mass for the Feast of the Purification with Blessing of Candles and Procession.
This Mass is part of a Forty Hours Devotion. For information and the complete schedule: link
Holy Apostles College and Seminary, Cromwell, CT Saturday 8:30 am
St. Stanislaus Church, New Haven, CT celebrated on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2 pm, including blessing of the candles and procession.