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Traditionis Custodes applications in

United States


In United States, 98 dioceses have responded to the Motu Proprio Traditionis Custodes. Here is a summmary on how they responded ...

🔴 3

🟡 23

🟢 72

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Report updated on: 2021-07-20 14:00
🟢 Albany
New YorkUnited States
Bishop: Scharfenberger

Report updated on: 2021-11-10 12:30
🟡 Altoona-Johnstown
PennsylvaniaUnited States
Bishop: Mark L. Bartchak

Latin Mass societies are looking at options to bring the “traditional” style back to Blair and surrounding counties after the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown in July limited “old rite” Masses to Sundays.


Report updated on: 2022-02-10 10:00
🟡 Arlington
VirginiaUnited States
Bishop: Burbidge

Newly suspended, in light of the Responsa, is the scheduling of new celebrations of the Sacraments (such as baptisms and weddings) in the Extraordinary Form. Those which have already been scheduled are permitted to continue as planned.


Report updated on: 2021-07-20 12:00
🟢 Atlanta
GeorgiaUnited States
Bishop: Hartmayer

The Masses celebrated according the Roman Missal edited by Saint John XXIII in 1962 are not suppressed in the Archdiocese of Atlanta, particularly at Saint Francis of Sales in Mableton, serve by the Priestly Fraternity of Saint Peter (FSSP).


Report updated on: 2021-07-19 22:30
🟢 Austin
Bishop: Vasquez

St. Mary Cathedral in Austin is hereby desiganted as a place where faithfull may gather for celbration of the Eucharist according to the Roman Missal of 1962. (...) St. Peter Catholic Student Center in Waco is hereby desiganted as a place where faithfull may gather for celbration of the Eucharist according to the Roman Missal of 1962.


Report updated on: 2021-07-19 21:00
🟢 Baltimore
MarylandUnited States
Bishop: Willian Lori

Report updated on: 2021-08-16 09:00
🟢 Biloxi
MississippiUnited States
Bishop: Louis F. Kihneman III

3. Priests formerly entrusted with these celebrations and with the pastoral care of the faithful who attend them continue to be so entrusted (Art. 3, S4). 4. Priests who already celebrate Mass according to the Missale Romanum of 1962 in the Diocese of Biloxi continue to enjoy this faculty upon request (Art. 5).


Report updated on: 2021-07-29 21:00
🟢 Birmingham in Alabama
AlabamaUnited States
Bishop: Steven J. Raica

the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass may continue to be celebrated there on any or all days of the year according to the Missale Romanum 1962


Report updated on: 2021-07-25 18:00
🟢 Bismarck
North DakotaUnited States
Bishop: Kagan

Third, the above-mentioned Latin Mass may be celebrated every Sunday at an hour convenient to the priest and the Catholic faithful but before the hour of 12 Noon, and the use of the approved Lectionary in the vernacular is to be used at every Mass


Report updated on: 2022-07-27 09:30
🟡 Boise
Bishop: Peter Christensen

It is determined that the priests of the Priestly Fraternity of Saint Peter, in situ at St. Joan of Arc Parish in Coeur d'Alene, do not deny the validity and legitimacy of the liturgical reform as dictated by Vatican Council II and therefore may continue to use the 1962 Roman Missal in that parish solely; It is determined that the St. Paul's Treasure Valley Latin Mass Society, which exists as an apostolate of St. Paul's Catholic Community in Nampa, is effective for the spiritual growth of the faithful and may therefore continue its current practice


Report updated on: 2021-09-06 08:00
🟢 Boston
MassachusettsUnited States
Bishop: Seán P. O'Malley

In accord with Article 3, paragraph 6 of the motu proprio, no new Tridentine Rite communities should be formed at this time, and only those that existed prior to July 16, 2021 are approved at this time while the entire issue is being studied.


Report updated on: 2021-07-19 15:00
🟢 Bridgeport
ConnecticutUnited States
Bishop: Frank Caggiano

Report updated on: 2021-07-23 16:00
🟢 Brooklyn
New YorkUnited States
Bishop: -

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Report updated on: 2021-07-24 09:00
🟢 Brownsville
Bishop: Daniel Flores

At designated times, St Jude’s in Pharr & Sacred Heart in Brownsville offer Mass using the 1962 Roman Missal. Both asked for & received permission to continue doing so while local norms appropriate to the motu proprio promulgated by His Holiness Pope Francis are being prepared.


Report updated on: 2021-07-21 16:00
🟢 Buffalo
New YorkUnited States
Bishop: Fisher

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Report updated on: 2022-02-10 10:00
🟡 Charleston
South CarolinaUnited States
Bishop: Robert Guglielmone

Priests in the Diocese of Charleston, S.C. may no longer administer confirmation or the anointing of the sick in Latin using the pre-Vatican II Roman Missal, under a new policy that goes into effect Sunday.


Report updated on: 2021-07-19 15:00
🟢 Charlotte
North CarolinaUnited States
Bishop: Peter Joseph Jugis

The archdioceses of Baltimore, Boston, New Orleans, Philadelphia, and St. Paul-Minneapolis, as well as the dioceses of Charlotte, Lake Charles, Madison, and Pittsburgh are also allowing priests already celebrating Mass according to the 1962 Missal to continue doing so


Report updated on: 2021-08-26 11:00
🔴 Cheyenne
WyomingUnited States
Bishop: Steven Biegler

the bishop is not allowing the Mass according to the 1962 Missal at this time


Report updated on: 2022-02-10 10:00
🔴 Chicago
IllinoisUnited States
Bishop: Cupich

Priests and those groups that receive permission from the Archbishop of Chicago to celebrate the Mass using the Missal of 1962, are bound on the first Sunday of the month to celebrate Mass only using the Missal of Paul VI


Report updated on: 2021-07-20 15:30
🟡 Cincinnati
Bishop: Schnurr

Subsequently, the Archbishop designates the following sites to serve as locations for the celebration of Masses according to the Missal of 1962.


Report updated on: 2021-07-20 14:00
🟢 Cleveland
Bishop: -

Report updated on: 2021-07-29 08:00
🟢 Columbus
Bishop: Robert Brennan

it pleases me that we were able to establish last year the Oratory of St. Leo in Columbus under the pastoral care of the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest. The priests of the Institute not only offer Mass in the extraordinary form but also provide full pastoral care for the Catholics who worship there. I am deeply grateful to the Institute for their presence and service in the Diocese of Columbus.


Report updated on: 2021-08-16 09:00
🟢 Corpus Christi
Bishop: Michael Mulvey

According to the norm of canon 87 I of the Code of Canon Law, I hereby grant a dispensation to Article 3 2-3 of Traditionis Custodes, so that the celebration of the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass according to the 1962 Roman Missal may continue to be celebrated at St. John the Baptist Parish, Corpus Christi.


Report updated on: 2021-07-29 21:00
🟡 Covington
KentuckyUnited States
Bishop: Roger Foys

Parochial parishes that were celebrating the extraordinary form of the Latin Mass in addition to the ordinary form of the Roman rite are no longer permitted to celebrate the Latin Mass in the extraordinary form.


Report updated on: 2021-07-18 00:00
🟢 Dallas
Bishop: Burns

Report updated on: 2022-07-06 21:00
🟡 Davenport
Bishop: Thomas Zinkula

We are not eliminating the celebration of the pre-conciliar Mass in our diocese. I am establishing two parish churches where the pre-conciliar Mass may be celebrated: Holy Family in Davenport and St. Patrick in Iowa City. (...) I know that not everyone will welcome these changes. However, the Holy Father has called us to begin to walk the road of more fully living into the Second Vatican Council.


Report updated on: 2022-02-10 10:00
🟢 Denver
ColoradoUnited States
Bishop: Samuel Aquila

In the official decree, Archbishop Aquila notes that the continuation of the extraordinary form of the Mass at the parishes where it has been established “will contribute to the spiritual good of the faithful.”


Report updated on: 2022-07-22 19:00
🟡 Des Moines
Bishop: Joensen

The St. Anthony Mass that uses the 1962 Missale Romanum is celebrated on Sundays at 5 p.m. The Mass can be celebrated on Holy Days of Obligation and other feast days, but not during the Easter Triduum.


Report updated on: 2022-07-18 07:00
🟢 Detroit
MichiganUnited States
Bishop: Vigneron

At the time TC took force, the Archdiocese of Detroit had one personal parish to care for Christ’s Faithful wanting to be cared for by way of the 1962 Missale Romanum and complementary liturgies: St. Joseph Shrine Parish. The ministry of this parish will continue.


Report updated on: 2021-07-19 21:00
🟡 Duluth
MinnesotaUnited States
Bishop: Daniel Felton

Report updated on: 2021-07-19 22:30
🟢 El Paso
Bishop: Seitz

Bishop Seitz has reached out and assured the parish of his support. He does not foresee anything changing as a consequence of this document


Report updated on: 2021-09-12 19:00
🟡 Fort Worth
Bishop: Michael Olson

Members of the Catholic Faithful registered and domiciled within the territory of other parishes of the Diocese of Fort Worth and not registered at Saint Benedict Catholic Church, and who seek the celebration of the sacraments in accord with the liturgical rites according to the Missal antecedent to the reform of 1970, are required to fulfill any prerequisites for sacramental preparation of their parish and Saint Benedict Parish and to seek in writing the explicit and written permission from their pastor for this request before requesting the sacraments from Saint Benedict Catholic Church.


Report updated on: 2022-07-06 19:00
🟡 Galveston-Houston
Bishop: Daniel Cardinal DiNardo

I am abrogating the celebration of the Mass according to the Roman Missal of 1962 at Prince of Peace Parish.


Report updated on: 2022-07-20 19:00
🟡 Grand Rapids
MichiganUnited States
Bishop: Walkowiak

All Masses according to the 1962 Missale Romanum outside the parish church of Sacred Heart of Jesus are to be celebrated without a congregation.


Report updated on: 2021-09-30 18:00
🔴 Great Falls-Billings
MontanaUnited States
Bishop: Michael Warfel

Celebration of Mass using the 1962 Missale Romanum is restricted to weekday Masses (which includes Saturdays) and is not to be used for Solemnities, Sundays and Holy Days


Report updated on: 2022-07-22 19:00
🟡 Green Bay
WisconsinUnited States
Bishop: Ricken

The Tridentine Mass has always been a part of our diocese and in recent years these Masses have been celebrated daily at St. Patrick Oratory in Green Bay and occasionally in other parishes and locations. (...) After much prayer and consultation, I have decided that the public celebration of the Mass using the Missale Romanum of 1962 will take place exclusively at St. Patrick Oratory in Green Bay.


Report updated on: 2021-08-02 17:00
🟢 Harrisburg
PennsylvaniaUnited States
Bishop: Ronald Gainer

Presently, the celebration of the extraordinary form of Holy Mass in the Diocese of Harrisburg remains unchanged.


Report updated on: 2022-07-22 19:00
🟢 Indianapolis
IndianaUnited States
Bishop: Charles C. THompson

In any celebration Of the Mass in the archdiocese, I want to encourage all to celebrate the Sacred Liturgy in such a way that conveys the richness of our Catholic heritage, especially in the celebration Of the Eucharist. Here in the Archdiocese of Indianapolis, in union with Holy Father and the universal Catholic Church, the following Masses (Other than the unique expression Of Vatican Il) are offered at the following places of worship: (…)


Report updated on: 2021-07-24 23:00
🟢 Jefferson City
MissouiUnited States
Bishop: Shawn McKnight

I have granted Father Dylan Schrader, pastor of St. Brendan Parish in Mexico, Missouri, and the former Bishop’s Delegate for the Extraordinary Form, the necessary faculty to continue using the Missale Romanum of 1962


Report updated on: 2021-07-23 13:00
🟢 Kalamazoo
MichiganUnited States
Bishop: Paul Bradley

I am giving each priest serving in the Diocese of Kalamazoo ‘authorization pro tempore’ to continue celebrating the Mass according to the Missal of 1962


Report updated on: 2021-08-02 08:30
🟢 Kansas City
KansasUnited States
Bishop: Joseph Naumann

The pastoral and sacramental ministry offered at St. John Vianney Latin Mass Community in Maple Hill and St. Rose Philippine Duchesne Parish in Mission Woods will continue without interruption (…) Those priests of the archdiocese, and other priests presently ministering stably in the archdiocese, who wish to celebrate at times the Mass according to the 1962 Roman Missal may continue to do so for the present (…) The use of the 1962 missal for the celebration of Mass for Sundays and holy days of obligation is not permitted in parish churches — with the exceptions of St. Rose Philippine Duchesne Parish and St. John Vianney Latin Mass Community — as part of the parish’s regularly scheduled Masses, and its proposed use in parish churches in all other instances should be discussed with me or my delegate well in advance of any such celebrations.


Report updated on: 2021-07-22 13:00
🟢 Knoxville
TennesseeUnited States
Bishop: Stika

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Report updated on: 2021-09-18 18:00
🟢 Lafayette
LouisianaUnited States
Bishop: J. Douglas Deshotel

it is my decision that celebration of the Extraordinary FOrm of the Mass in Latin may continue as they are currently scheduled.


Report updated on: 2022-07-22 19:00
🟢 Lake Charles
LouisianaUnited States
Bishop: Glen John Provost

I would be grossly negligent, if not callous, to implement any restrictive law while at the same time ignoring these realities.


Report updated on: 2021-07-27 15:00
🟢 Lansing
MichiganUnited States
Bishop: Earl Boyea

Bishop Boyea gives his permission to any priest who currently celebrates Mass in the Extraordinary Form to continue to do so (at the previously scheduled Mass times already in place)


Report updated on: 2021-07-24 23:00
🟢 Las Vegas
NevadaUnited States
Bishop: Thomas

Fr. Robert has had a preliminary discussion with Bishop Thomas, and since we are already an established, existing group that conducts the TLM with the Bishop’s permission, we will simply continue to carry on as usual.


Report updated on: 2021-08-05 17:00
🟡 Lexington
KentuckyUnited States
Bishop: John Stowe

In accordance with Pope Francis’ new motu proprio on the matter, the Regina Pacis community will be consolidated at St. Francis de Sales and no longer offer a Sunday Mass at St. Peter’s in downtown Lexington.


Report updated on: 2021-07-21 16:00
🟢 Lincoln
NebraskaUnited States
Bishop: Conley

In light of Pope Francis' motu proprio Traditiones custodes, I have spoken to the priests of the Diocese of Lincoln who celebrate Mass according to the 1962 Roman Missal and ... ... I authorize them to continue to do so. Many Catholics are drawn close to Jesus through the extraordinary form of the Roman Rite and so I desire for it to remain present in the diocese.


Report updated on: 2021-07-18 00:00
🟡 Little Rock
ArkansasUnited States
Bishop: Taylor

Report updated on: 2021-08-31 09:00
🟢 Louisville
KentuckyUnited States
Bishop: Joseph E. Kurtz

Masses celebrated according to the 1962 Missal may continue at their current locations, he wrote in a letter to priests of the Archdiocese of Louisville Aug. 20


Report updated on: 2021-07-18 00:00
🟢 Madison
WinsconsinUnited States
Bishop: Hying

Report updated on: 2021-07-31 08:00
🟢 Memphis
TennesseeUnited States
Bishop: Talley

For the good of the faithful, a dispensation is granted from Art.3.2 of Traditionis custodes, authorizing the use of the Missale Romanum (1962) at both Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church and Saint Theresa Little Flower Catholic Church.


Report updated on: 2021-07-20 14:00
🟢 Metuchen
New JerseyUnited States
Bishop: Checchio

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Report updated on: 2021-07-19 15:00
🟢 Military Services
Military ServicesUnited States
Bishop: Timothy

Report updated on: 2021-07-22 22:00
🟢 Milwaukee
WisconsinUnited States
Bishop: Listecki

Report updated on: 2022-07-22 19:00
🟡 Mobile
AlabamaUnited States
Bishop: Thomas J. Rodi

Archbishop Rodi’s decree, effective Dec. 11, 2021, grants permission to Frs. Den Irwin and William Saucier to continue celebrating Mass according to the 1962 Roman Missal twice a month because they have already been celebrating Mass in that Form for the past few years. Fr. Irwin, pastor of Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish in Wetumpka, may celebrate the Extraordinary Form at St. John the Baptist Church in Montgomery. Fr. Saucier may celebrate the Extraordinary Form at St. Bridget Church in Whistler, one of two parishes where he serves as pastor.


Report updated on: 2021-08-03 17:00
🟢 Monterey
CaliforniaUnited States
Bishop: Daniel Garcia

Our Bishop Daniel Garcia wrote a letter to all priests and deacons of the diocese saying that he will review the new directives and await guidance from USCCB and the Holy See before implementing any changes to the new motu propio.


Report updated on: 2021-07-25 18:00
🟢 Nashville
TennesseeUnited States
Bishop: Spaulding

the decree leaves undisturbed the arrangements for the usus antiquior at the Church of the Assumption, grants temporary authorization for other current offerings of the Mass in the usus antiquior in the diocese


Report updated on: 2021-07-18 00:00
🟢 New Orleans
LouisianaUnited States
Bishop: Aymond

Report updated on: 2021-07-19 22:30
🟢 Oakland
CaliforniaUnited States
Bishop: Barber

Report updated on: 2021-07-24 23:00
🟢 Ogdensburg
New YorkUnited States
Bishop: Terry R. LaValley

Report updated on: 2021-07-19 15:00
🟢 Oklahoma City
OklahomaUnited States
Bishop: -

The archdioceses of Baltimore, Boston, New Orleans, Philadelphia, and St. Paul-Minneapolis, as well as the dioceses of Charlotte, Lake Charles, Madison, and Pittsburgh are also allowing priests already celebrating Mass according to the 1962 Missal to continue doing so


Report updated on: 2021-08-03 10:30
🟢 Omaha
NebraskaUnited States
Bishop: George Lucas

Abp. Lucas has graciously permitted us to continue as we have been. The only change at this time is that the Epistle and Gospel will be read additionally in English at public Masses.


Report updated on: 2021-07-28 16:00
🟢 Orange
CaliforniaUnited States
Bishop: Kevin Vann

That any priest who already celebrates Mass according to the 1962 Roman Missal, wheter in the presence of the faithful or privately, is authorized to continue to enjoy this faculty.


Report updated on: 2022-07-22 19:00
🟢 Philadelphia
PennsylvaniaUnited States
Bishop: Nelson J. Perez

all priests who currently celebrate according to the Missale Romanum (1962) may continue to do so in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia


Report updated on: 2021-07-24 09:00
🟢 Phoenix
ArizonaUnited States
Bishop: Thomas Olmsted

That groups may gather for the eucharistic celebration according to the 1962 Roman Missal in any chapel, oratory, mission church, or non-parochial church within the Diocese of Phoenix


Report updated on: 2021-07-29 21:00
🟡 Pittsburgh
PennsylvaniaUnited States
Bishop: David Zubik

In response to Pope Francis’ motu proprio released last week, Bishop Zubik is suspending all Traditional Latin Masses, except for the Masses at Most Precious Blood of Jesus Parish.


Report updated on: 2021-07-23 08:00
🟢 Portland
Bishop: Deeley

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Report updated on: 2021-07-23 08:00
🟢 Portland in Oregon
OregonUnited States
Bishop: Sample

I have great admiration for the devotion of the priests and lay faithful who have maintained the use of the Extraordinary Form in our local church. Therefore, I affirm that diocesan and religious priests in the Archdiocese who have offered Mass up until now according to the 1962 Missal may continue to do so with no changes at this time


Report updated on: 2021-07-26 16:00
🟢 Providence
Rhode IslandUnited States
Bishop: Thomas Tobin

While we, as a Diocese, study the document and all of its implications and specific requirements, I grant permission for the current practices regarding the celebration of the Mass according to the 1962 Roman Missal in the Diocese of Providence to be temporarily maintained.


Report updated on: 2021-07-24 23:00
🟢 Rockford
IllinoisUnited States
Bishop: David Malloy

In the meantime, the celebration of the Mass using the 1962 Missale Romanum will be allowed to continue at those locations in the Diocese of Rockford and by those priests as previously permitted.


Report updated on: 2021-07-21 09:00
🟢 Sacramento
CaliforniaUnited States
Bishop: Soto

Report updated on: 2022-07-18 08:00
🟡 Saginaw
MichiganUnited States
Bishop: Robert D. Gruss

That the celebration of a Mass using the 1962 Missale Romanum is restricted to Sundays at the Holy Family Parish following its current respective schedule and is not to be celebrated on weekday Masses, Christmas Eve/ Day (unless it falls on a Sunday), the Easter Triduum, or Pentecost (Art. 3§3).


Report updated on: 2021-07-24 09:00
🟢 San Angelo
Bishop: Michael

I have decided that the celebration of Holy Mass according to the Roman Missal


Report updated on: 2021-07-27 18:00
🟢 San Bernardino
CaliforniaUnited States
Bishop: Alberto Rojas

I have made the decision that we will continue to offer the Latin Mass at these two parishes on the current schedule.


Report updated on: 2021-08-02 18:30
🟡 San Diego
CaliforniaUnited States
Bishop: McElroy

Because Saint Margaret and Saint Mary are territorial parish churches, the Mass using pre-conciliar texts cannot continue there under the terms of the motu proprio issued by Pope Francis.


Report updated on: 2021-07-18 00:00
🟢 San Francisco
CaliforniaUnited States
Bishop: Cordileone

Report updated on: 2021-07-25 18:00
🟢 San Jose
CaliforniaUnited States
Bishop: Oscar Cantu

The Oratory should continue with all of its planned liturgies and ministry with my blessing


Report updated on: 2021-07-27 18:00
🟢 Santa Rosa
CaliforniaUnited States
Bishop: Robert F. Vasa

Priests of the diocese and other priests ministering stably in the diocese who are already celebrating Holy Mass according to the 1962 Roman Missal hereby are given my authorization to continue to do so


Report updated on: 2022-07-18 09:00
🟡 Savannah
GeorgiaUnited States
Bishop: Stephen D. Parkes

The Mass according to the Missale Romanum of 1962 may be celebrated at the parish of Sacred Heart (*) in Savannah on a weekly basis until May 20, 2023. The Mass according to the Missale Romanum of 1962 may be celebrated at the parishes of Most Holy Trinity in Augusta, St. Joseph in Macon and St. Anthony of Padua in Ray City on a monthly basis until May 20, 2023.


Report updated on: 2021-09-18 18:00
🟡 Seattle
WashingtonUnited States
Bishop: Paul Etienne

Priests living and/or ministering in the Archdiocese of Seattle are not authorized either to begin or to continue enjoying the faculty to celebrate Mass according to the Roman Missal of 1962.


Report updated on: 2021-07-26 16:00
🟢 Springfield Cape Girardeau
MissouriUnited States
Bishop: Edward M. Rice

I have decided that there will be no change to the current practice at this time [in the Diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau].


Report updated on: 2021-07-27 17:00
🟢 Springfield in Illinois
IllinoisUnited States
Bishop: Paprocki

Since it will contribute to the spiritual good of the faithful, to the extent that it may be needed, a dispensation is granted from Art. 3, § 2 of Traditionis custodes authorizing the use of the 1962 Roman Missal at the parish churches St. Rose of Lima Church in Quincy, Illinois, and Sacred Heart Church of Saint Katharine Drexel Parish in Springfield, Illinois


Report updated on: 2022-07-30 09:00
🟡 St. Augustine
FloridaUnited States
Bishop: Felipe Estevez

The celebration of the Missale Romanum of 1962 in the Diocese of St. Augustine is available at St. Joseph's Parish in Jacksonville, Fla. (exclusively in the non-parochial "historic church") and St. Edward's Parish in Starke, Fla. (for two years as per a dispensation granted by the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments).


Report updated on: 2021-07-20 14:00
🟢 St. Paul-Minneapolis
Minnesota and WisconsinUnited States
Bishop: Bernard Hebda

Report updated on: 2021-07-30 08:00
🟢 Steubenville
Bishop: Monforton

I have provided those priests who have been celebrating the extraordinary form permission to continue this solemn celebration


Report updated on: 2021-08-16 09:00
🟢 Stockton
CaliforniaUnited States
Bishop: Cotta

While Bishop Cotta discerns how best to implement the norms contained in the document, those Masses according to the 1962 Missal which exist in our parishes will continue as scheduled. Bishop Cotta wishes to assure those who are attached to this form of the liturgy that pastoral care for them will continue to be provided in the Diocese of Stockton.


Report updated on: 2021-08-18 15:00
🟢 Syracuse
New YorkUnited States
Bishop: Douglas Lucia

in light of Pope Francis’ recent apostolic letter, “Traditionis custodes,” I make the following designations for the care of the faithful:• St. Mary of the Assumption, Oswego – a personal parish for the Latin Mass Community • Transfiguration, Syracuse – a new home for the Latin Mass community of the City of Syracuse and its environs to be cared for by Fr. Schultz and moved from the Basilica of the Sacred Heart in Syracuse • Our Lady of Good Counsel, Verona – dispensation given for Sunday Mass at 8:00 am in the Extraordinary Form • St. Mary of the Assumption, Binghamton – dispensation given for monthly Sunday Mass in the extraordinary form


Report updated on: 2021-07-23 09:00
🟢 Toledo
Bishop: Daniel E. Thomas

In accord with the motu proprio, priests of the Diocese of Toledo who already celebrate according to the Missale Romanum of 1962 should make a request to me, the diocesan bishop, to consider the authorization to continue to enjoy this faculty.


Report updated on: 2021-07-22 22:00
🟢 Trenton
New JerseyUnited States
Bishop: David O’Connell

I have authorized its use in the following five designated parishes of the Diocese of Trenton: St. John the Baptist Parish in Allentown; St. Catherine Laboure Parish in Middletown; Holy Innocents Parish in Neptune; Holy Cross Parish in Rumson; and St. Dominic Parish in Brick.


Report updated on: 2021-07-20 14:00
🟢 Tucson
ArizonaUnited States
Bishop: Weisenburger

Report updated on: 2021-08-02 08:30
🟢 Tulsa and Eastern Oklahoma
OklahomaUnited States
Bishop: David A Konderla

Priests who already celebrate Mass according to the Missale Romanum of 1962 in the Diocese of Tulsa are authorized to continue to do so, provided a request to do so is submitted to me (Art. 5). Priests ordained after the publication of Traditionis Custodes are to submit a formal request to my office and await the required consultation with the Apostolic See (Art. 5).


Report updated on: 2021-07-18 00:00
🟢 Tyler
Bishop: Strickland

Report updated on: 2021-07-29 21:00
🟢 Venice
FloridaUnited States
Bishop: Frank J. Dewane

Until then, priests who have been celebrating the Liturgy according to the Roman Missal of 1962 should know that in accord with Tradiciones custodes of Pope Francis, 16 July 2021, by this letter, I extend to you the faculty to continue celebrating the Sacred Liturgy using the Roman Missal of St. John XXIII of 1962 mutatis mutandis, that is observing the adaptations called for in the Apostolic Letter. The grant of the faculty is in force immediately and until the above-referenced Instruction for the Diocese is issued.


Report updated on: 2022-07-22 20:00
🟡 Washington
Bishop: Wilton Gregory

The celebration of the Mass according to the 1962 Roman Missal will occur only on Sundays in non-parochial churches (…) all celebrations of the liturgies on Christmas, the Triduum, Easter Sunday, and Pentecost Sunday in the Archdiocese of Washington are to use exclusively the liturgical books promulgated by Saint Paul VI and Saint John Paul Il


Report updated on: 2021-07-27 17:00
🟢 Wichita
KansasUnited States
Bishop: Carl A. Kemme

I direct that the current Liturgies in the Extraordinary Form and in those locations where it is regularly offered continue indefinitely, namely (...)


Report updated on: 2021-07-25 18:00
🟢 Worcester
MassachusettsUnited States
Bishop: Robert J. McManus

Catholics attached to the celebration of the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite, and the vast majority of Roman Catholics here in the Diocese who have embraced the Ordinary Form of the Roman Rite celebrated in accord with its proper rubrics established by the liturgical law of the Church.


Report updated on: 2021-08-26 11:00
🟢 Youngstown
Bishop: David Bonnar

“Queen of the Holy Rosary is part of our Diocese’s fabric, and Bishop David Bonnar sees to it that nothing will change,” said Monsignor John Zuraw, who is chancellor of the diocese. “The Motu Proprio (titled “Traditionis Custodes”) or decree gives proper oversight to the local bishop. It offers the bishop to be very careful and vigilant on who to give out the faculty to celebrate the Latin Mass.”

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