Traditional Latin Mass: What’s the Draw?

At the end of April this year, I attended a workshop at the Canons Regular of St. John Cantius to learn the Extraordinary Form of the Mass, specifically the Low Mass. For the next three months, I practiced the Low Mass with a laser focus, until I could offer it with a modicum of smooth efficiency.
In my wanderings this summer, whenever I would share with people that I had learned the “Old Latin Mass,” reactions were mixed, from polite nonchalance to “What do you want to do THAT for?” Continue reading “Traditional Latin Mass: What’s the Draw?”