the Latin Mass! Dr.
Kevin Vost harnesses the powerful memory methods of Sts. Albert the
Great and Thomas Aquinas to help readers learn and remember all the
parts and rites of the Traditional Latin Mass as they delve deep into
the meaning and history of each one of them, gleaned from the wisdom
of the Church and her saints.
to supplement a Missal and to stimulate further reading, this book is
a primer for readers, their children, grandchildren--and perhaps
great-grandchildren--to help them come to better appreciate the
beauty, sanctity, and mystery of the still enduring form of the
sacrifice of the Mass that has nourished countless great saints for
the vast majority of the history of the Catholic Church.
the Latin Mass! we
focus entirely on the Traditional Latin Mass (also known as the
Tridentine Mass of the council of Trent and Pope Pius V, the
Gregorian Rite, the usus antiquior, vetus ordo, and the Extraordinary
Form of the Roman Rite) with adapted text from Memorize
the Mass! and
a new Appendix on The Last Gospel.
who have read Memorize
the Mass! will
find much of the information in that book duplicated here. This more
slender volume has been prepared for those who want a primer for
themselves, their children, grandchildren--and perhaps great
grandchildren, to help them come to better know and love still
enduring form of the sacrifice of the Mass that has nourished
countless great saints for the vast majority of the history of the
completely guided and illustrated tutorial in the Catholic Art of
Memory will enable you to engrave each and every one of those rites
upon the tablet of your heart, knowing them literally forward and
backward, and loving the Latin Mass all the more for it!