“Weapons of Our Warfare”

This is the theme of Catholic Family News’ Conference for 2018. This is also the first year without our fellow friend and colleague, John Vennari. Please follow and like us:

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A first for Traditional Catholic radio

Traditional Catholic on-line radio station, Magnificat Radio, nominated for prestigious Gabriel Awards. A first for Traditional radio. Please follow and like us:

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“Your Morning Tradition”- Wed.- August 10th, 2016

Mike & Lisa start their day with talking a little about the Olympics and then they chat about  a couple of crosses, one is that Lisa’s microphone dies just before the broadcast! Then Lisa tries to remember Paul Bunyon and has a misstep with “sky scrapers,” This Day in History, Guest: Louis Tofari from Romanitas Press discussing the words used in the Liturgy. Guest: Alyssa Lehman from www.missalcovers.com is on to talk about her business. Mike has an innovative airport invention for dog owners. Please follow and like us:

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“Your Morning Tradition”- Wed., August 17th, 2016

Louis Tofari from www.romanitaspress.com talks about the raising of the Host at the consecration. Also, Brian McCall J.D. from Oklahoma City discusses the events that took place at the Civic Center. Finally, Mike has a story he calls “aren’t you glad you home school?” Please follow and like us:

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“Learning About the Roman Liturgy” – (May 19-Kissing The Altar)

www.romanitaspress.com In this episode Louis discusses the profound significance of why the celebrant kisses the altar several times during the Roman Mass. Please follow and like us:

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“Learning About the Roman Liturgy” with Louis Tofari (June 16th, 2016)

www.romanitaspress.com In this episode, Louis Tofari continues his talk on the prayers at the foot of the Altar. From the Antiphon through Psalm 42 and forward. Mr. Tofari goes in depth with the rubrics and symbolism behind the prayers, motions, postures….TRADITION! Enjoy. Please follow and like us:

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“Learning About The Roman Liturgy” with Louis Tofari- June 9th, 2016

www.magnificatmedia.com In this episode of “Learning About The Roman Liturgy”, Louis Tofari discusses, in depth, the prayers at the foot of the altar. This is part 1 of a 2 part show. the second part will air next week. Please follow and like us:

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The story behind the great Feast of Corpus Christi

The fruit of the Holy Ghost…The honoring of the REAL presence of Jesus Christ in the Holy Eucharist…This is what a Corpus Christi procession is all about.  Please follow and like us:

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Learning About The Roman Liturgy with Louis Tofari (Pentecost)

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In this episode, Louis Tofari explains the Latin meaning of the word “Pentecost”.  Louis also takes a detailed look at the Chant, Prayers and deep, Liturgical significance surrounding the Mass at Pentecost.  ENJOY! Please follow and like us:

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Pentecost

Whitsuntide, or Pentecost: A feast in commemoration and honor of the Holy Ghost, descending visibly upon the heads of the Apostles, in the shape of tongues, as it were of fire.  Please follow and like us:

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The Altar…the very purpose of the church building

The Holy Sacrifice of the Mass is the center of Catholic life and is our continuing source of sanctifying grace.  Please follow and like us:

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Over centuries, changes in the Roman Mass

Many may think that this traditional Roman Mass, from the 1962 Missale Romanum, is identical to the form used during the time of Pope St. Gregory the Great or even of Pope St. Peter.  Please follow and like us:

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The Paschal Candle

The origin of the custom of making and blessing the Paschal Candle has been attributed by some writers to Pope St. Zosimus, who ascended the throne of Peter in the year 417 Please follow and like us:

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“Your Morning Tradition”- Wed., February 24th

IN THIS SHOW: We talk with Joe Iserman of Patriot Outfitters about survival food and other supplies that this Traditional Catholic owned business, sells.  Then it’s our friend Louis Tofari and a little tease about his Thursday show, “Learning About The Roman Liturgy”.  Finally, Mike shares a story about buying a log ride from an old amusement park and what fun that would be….if only it could happen!  Enjoy! 1st HALF 2nd HALF   All content and materials available on this web site are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets, or other proprietary rights and laws.   …

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“Learning About The Roman Liturgy” with Louis Tofari Feb. 25, 2016

In this episode of “Learning About the Roman Liturgy”, Louis Tofari takes a look at the special reverences made during Lent, such as a bow or kneeling.   All content and materials available on this web site are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets, or other proprietary rights and laws. Please follow and like us:

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Veiling of the Cross and Statues

Every year the church goes through this; starting from the beginning of the Easter season of the liturgical year the Church has followed our Lord’s footsteps in the course of His apostolic ministry. Please follow and like us:

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Chronological Development of Chalice Linens and Cleaning

In the early church it is most likely that only one linen cloth was used to serve as both altar-cloth and corporal.  Please follow and like us:

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Where liturgical actions take place – The church building

The word “church” refers to a public place of worship and is derived from the Old Saxon word of kirika which is similar to the modern German word, kirche.  Please follow and like us:

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Liturgical Books of the Roman Liturgy

What are liturgical books?  Please follow and like us:

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The Various Liturgical Colors of the Roman Liturgy

Did you ever happen to wonder…why so many colors in the Roman Liturgy?  Please follow and like us:

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