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"If it is so," he said, arguing along with Evelyn Waugh and others for one (1) Latin Mass each Sunday in the larger churches, "that the Latin Mass is only for the educated few, surely Mother Church in all her charity can find a little place even for the educated few?"
- - From "The End of the Latin Mass," by William F. Buckley, Nov. 10, 1967
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More recently, Cardinal Danneels on the Latin Mass, via St. Blog's own Todd Flowerday:
“When you have a parish Mass, you shouldn’t do it in Latin. You can do it perhaps for more intellectual people who have a certain culture, but I think it is very exceptional.”
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Ave Maria University is backing off plans for a great greenhouse of a church, and university officials are in full spin mode.