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But don’t expect them to disparage the Novus Ordo

The great novelist, who died 50 years ago, almost became the first president of the Latin Mass Society

St Joseph’s Bradford will host the traditional Mass at a time when more people can attend

Attendance was reportedly up by a fifth in key parishes

Traditionalist movement responds to request by bishops of England and Wales for 2008 prayer to be revised

An Extraordinary turn of events

Francis is confounding those who presented him as an enemy of traditionalism. The movement is actually flourishing thanks to his ‘live and let live’ attitude

Bishop Mark O’Toole praises ‘the fidelity of those who like to attend Mass in the Extraordinary Form’

The beauty of the old rite of baptism is that it faces the reality of evil head-on

Open letter makes an appeal for an end to ‘marginalisation’ of those attached to Extraordinary Form