Council of Trent
The Council of Trent (Latin: Concilium Tridentinum), held between 1545 and 1563 in Trento (Trent) and Bologna, northern Italy, was one of the Roman Catholic Church's most important ecumenical coun...
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Tridentine Mass
The Tridentine Mass is the form of the Roman Rite Mass contained in the typical editions of the Roman Missal that were published from 1570 to 1962. It was the most widely celebrated Mass liturgy in th...
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Roman Catechism
The Roman Catechism (or Catechism of the Council of Trent, published 1566) was commissioned during the Catholic Counter-Reformation by the Council of Trent, to expound doctrine and to improve the theo...
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Benito Arias Montano
Benito Arias Montano (or Benedictus Arias Montanus; 1527–1598) was a Spanish orientalist and editor of the Antwerp Polyglot. He was born at Fregenal de la Sierra, in Extremadura and died at Seville. H...
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Pope Julius III
Pope Julius III (Latin: Iulius III; 10 September 1487 – 23 March 1555), born Giovanni Maria Ciocchi del Monte, was Pope from 7 February 1550 to his death in 1555.Distinguished as an effective dipl...
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Canon of Trent
Canon of Trent usually refers to the list of biblical books that were from the Council of Trent on to be considered canonical. This was a decree, the De Canonicis Scripturis, from the Council's fourth...
General Roman Calendar of 1962
This article lists the feast days of the General Roman Calendar as reformed on 23 July 1960 by Pope John XXIII's motu proprio Rubricarum instructum. This 1960 calendar was incorporated into the 1962 e...
Tridentine Calendar
The Tridentine Calendar is the calendar of saints to be honoured in the course of the liturgical year in the official liturgy of the Roman Rite as reformed by Pope Pius V, implementing a decision of t...
Charles Borromeo
Charles Borromeo (Italian: Carlo Borromeo, Latin: Carolus Borromeus, 1538–1584) was a cardinal who was archbishop of Milan from 1564 to 1584. Among the great reformers of the troubled sixteent...
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Pope Paul III
Pope Paul III (Latin: Paulus III; 29 February 1468 – 10 November 1549), born Alessandro Farnese, was Pope from 13 October 1534 to his death in 1549.He came to the papal throne in an era follo...
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Pope Pius IV
Pope Pius IV (31 March 1499 – 9 December 1565), born Giovanni Angelo Medici, was Pope from 25 December 1559 to his death in 1565. He is known for presiding over the final session of the Council of Tre...
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Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter
The Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter (Latin: Fraternitas Sacerdotalis Sancti Petri; abbreviation: F.S.S.P.) is a traditionalist Catholic Society of Apostolic Life of priests and seminarians who are in...
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Michael Baius
Michael Baius (1513 – September 16, 1589) was a Belgian theologian. He came up with the school of thought Baianism.He was born at Meslin L'Eveque near Ath in Hainaut as Michel De Bay. Educated ...
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Tridentine
The adjective Tridentine refers to any thing or person pertaining to the city of Trent, Italy (Latin: Tridentum).It is applied in particular to:
Cardinals created by Pius IV
Pope Pius IV (r. 1559–1565) created 46 cardinals in four consistories:
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Diego Andrada de Payva
Diego Andrada de Payva (also Diogo de Paiva de Andrada;26 July 1528 – 1 December 1575) was a celebrated Portuguese theologian of the sixteenth century.He was born at Coimbra, the son of the gran...
Pontifical High Mass
In the context of the Tridentine Mass of the Roman Catholic Church, a Pontifical High Mass, also called Solemn Pontifical Mass, is a Solemn or High Mass celebrated by a bishop using certain prescribed...
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Last Gospel
The Last Gospel is the passage from the Gospel according to St. John in chapter i, verses 1 to 14 inclusive, where Jesus is described as the Logos. It is so named because it is part of the concluding ...
Simone Pasqua
Simone Pasqua (1492–1565) was an Italian Roman Catholic bishop and cardinal.
Simone Pasqua was born in Taggia on November 17, 1492. He studied medicine, Christian theology, and earned a doctorate...
Quo Primum
Quo primum (from the first) is the incipit of an Apostolic constitution in the form of a papal bull issued by Pope St. Pius V on 14 July 1570. It promulgated the 1570 edition of the Roman Missal, and ...
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Profession of faith (Catholic Church)
The Catholic Church requires people to make a personal profession of faith according to a prescribed formula, when taking up certain posts in its service or when becoming Catholics.
A public profe...
Antonín Brus z Mohelnice
Antonín Brus (Anton) (13 February 1518 – 28 August 1580) was a Moravian Archbishop of Prague.
He was born at Mohelnice in Moravia,After receiving his education at Prague he joined the Knights of t...
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Missa Cantata
Missa Cantata (Latin for "sung Mass") is a form of Tridentine Mass defined officially in 1960 as a sung Mass celebrated without sacred ministers, i.e., deacon and subdeacon.
Documents of the Holy ...
Low Mass
Low Mass (called in Latin, Missa lecta, which literally means "read Mass") is a Tridentine Mass defined officially in the Code of Rubrics included in the 1962 edition of the Roman Missal as Mass in wh...
Papal conclave, 1549-1550
The papal conclave from November 29, 1549, to February 7, 1550, convened after the death of Pope Paul III and eventually elected Giovanni Del Monte to the papacy as Pope Julius III. It was the second-...
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Triple candlestick
The Triple candlestick was a name given to a church ornament used only in the office of Holy Saturday in the Tridentine Mass. It was replaced by the Paschal Candle by Pope Pius XII in his revision o...
Bartholomew of Braga
Blessed Bartholomew of Braga, later known as Bartolomeus a Martyribus (Bartolomeu dos Mártires in Portuguese), out of veneration for the church in which he was baptized, was a Portuguese Dominican the...
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