The Traditional Latin Mass at Queen of Peace Parish in Patton, PA is celebrated every Sunday at 11 AM and Holy Days at 7 PM. (High Masses 1st and 3rd Sundays. The church breakfast is held on 1st Sundays from 7 AM to 1 PM.) It is celebrated in complete accordance with the directives issued by Pope Benedict XVI on July 7, 2007 in the document Summorum Pontificum, and with the official support of the Diocese of Altoona Johnstown and St. Vincent's Archabbey in Latrobe PA.
Emeritus of Funchal, Madeira Island, Portugal, author of a new book
about Blessed Karl. As Bishop of the diocese in which Blessed Karl died
in 1922, Bishop de Faria has long been active in his cause for
sainthood, and it was he who formally presented to the Holy
Father the petition to
beatify Emperor Karl at the
beatification ceremony in Saint Peter’s Square on 3 October 2004. A
native of Madeira, Bishop de Faria was ordained in 1956 at the age of
26, consecrated bishop of Funchal in 1982, and since his retirement in
2007, has been working on his book about Blessed Karl, which he will
discuss during his remarks.
Ricardo Dumont dos Santos
Delegate of the Emperor Karl League of Prayers. Mr. Dumont dos Santos
is the honorary consul of the
of Germany on
the Portuguese island of Madeira. His family's connection to Blessed
Karl encompasses three generations. His father, Dr. Alfredo Dumont
Machado dos Santos, was leader of the Emperor Karl Prayer League in
Portugal until his death in 1989. His paternal grandfather was one of
the doctors called for consultation during the final illness of Emperor
Karl, and it was he who signed his death certificate.