Recommended Resources

RECOMMENDED READING:

POPES
  • Ecclesia Dei, a Pontifical Commission established by Pope John Paul II with the Motu Proprio Ecclesia Dei
  • Summorum Pontificum, a Motu Proprio by Pope Benedict XVI, On the Use of the Roman Liturgy Prior to the Reform of Paul VI
  • Mediator Dei, an Encyclical by Pope Pius XII, On the Sacred Liturgy
  • Musicae Sacrae (Sacred Music), an Encyclical by Pope Pius XII, On Sacred Music
  • Quo Primum, an Apostolic Constitution by St. Pius V, 14 July 1570

WEBSITES / YOUTUBE

BOOKS

THE CHAPEL VEIL / MANTILLA

HAND MISSALS

ALTAR SERVER TRAINING
  1. Training Video: How to Serve the Traditional Latin Mass (Low Mass)
  2. Training Video: Altar Server Responses
  3. Altar Server Cheat Sheet (A sheet with all the altar server responses.)
  4. Latin Mass Serving Role: The Thurifer. A detailed blog post on the role of the Thurifer.
 RECOMMENDED ALTAR SERVER TRAINING BOOKS
  1. How to Serve in Simple, Solemn, and Pontifical Functions by Dom Matthew Britt, O.S.B.
  2. How to Serve Low Mass and Benediction