There appears to be some great controversy over the fact that Pope Benedict XVI has encouraged the return of the Latin Tridentine
Mass, in its pre-conciliar form, including a prayer for the Jewish people, that they might accept Jesus as the promised Messiah of the Old Testament.
Forster begins his study by examining an aggressive Tridentine
program that lay and clerical leaders attempted to impose in the early years of Catholic reform.
He added: "This sect only celebrate the Tridentine
Mass and attract monied professionals who hand over their cash and assets."
Even in the Tridentine
world which demanded strict claustration of all solemnly professed religious women, these women monitored the finances of their families and insisted upon the prompt payment of various sums.
This examination of the forces that shaped Tridentine
Catholicism and Teresa's response to the strictures of that context is indispensable to understanding the saint's motivations and accomplishments.
As happened in 2007 when rumors circulated that Pope Benedict XVI would restore the Tridentine
Mass as an option for Catholics unhappy with the Second Vatican Council, trial balloons are once again going up about another change to the Mass most Catholics celebrate and find meaningful.
on the new permission for the Tridentine
Mass (Chicago Tribune, July 7, 2007)"
The Pope is under stood to have signed a universal indult giving priests permission to celebrate the Tridentine
Mass of Pius V (1570) unless expressly forbidden to do so by their diocesan bishop.
Self-styled Archbishop Michael Cox, of the breakaway Latin Tridentine
Church, vowed to remove the "evil people" from Leinster House.
VATICAN CITY -- Pope Benedict XVI has reformulated a Good Friday prayer, removing language about the "blindness" of the Jews but preserving a call for their conversion, The new prayer replaces the one contained in the 1962 Roman Missal, sometimes called the Tridentine
rite or Latin Mass.
Possible solutions under discussion at the Vatican include wider permission to use the Tridentine
Mass; however, the Society would first have to accept Vatican II teachings on ecumenism and religious liberty.
It changed no dogmas and affirmed every tradition of the Catholic Church, including the Tridentine