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External Observance of Corpus Christi in Roxbury


The External Observance of the Feast of Corpus Christi will be celebrated with a High Mass, short procession, and benediction this Sunday at St. Norbert church in Roxbury (just south of Sauk City). Mass begins at 11am, procession to follow.  

Announcement: Pontifical Masses for Spring and Summer (2016)


Bishop Morlino will be celebrating a number of Pontifical Masses in the upcoming future. The schedule is as follows: Feast of the Ascension Thursday, May 5, 2016 7:00 pm St. Mary’s in Pine Bluff Feast of the Precious Blood Friday, July 1, 2016 Evening (Time not yet set) Location TBD

GoFundMe: Red Pontifical Set


As part of our ongoing efforts to support the celebration of the Mass in the Extraordinary Form in the Diocese of Madison, we will be purchasing a red pontifical set. Our last pontifical set, which was purchased with the help of donations, and we are currently fundraising for a red set in a similar style. Click … [Read more…]

Palm Sunday Photos


Below, you can find pictures from the Palm Sunday Solemn Mass at St Mary’s yesterday. Thanks again to all who contributed to our last funding project of a violet pontifical set. Parts of the set were used for the Solemn Mass after the procession of Palms, as can be seen below in photos. March 20, … [Read more…]

Holy Week Schedule


The following locations in the Madison Diocese will be offering Triduum liturgies in the Extraordinary Form: Holy Thursday St Norbert’s in Roxbury – 5:00 PM Saint Augustine’s in Platteville – 5:00 PM St Mary’s in Pine Bluff – 8:30 PM Good Friday SMPB – 4:00 PM St. Augustine’s – 3:00 PM St. Norbert’s – 5:00 … [Read more…]

Ash Wednesday Mass Schedule


In the Madison area, there are the following Masses in the Extraordinary Form on Ash Wednesday: St Mary’s in Pine Bluff – 6:30pm Sung Mass St. Norbert’s in Roxbury – 6:30am Low Mass

Multipart Catholic Herald Series about the Extraordinary Form

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Over the coming months, Fr. Zuhlsdorf will be writing a multi-part series on the Extraordinary Form in the Madison Catholic Herald. The first part was published this week, and can also be found online! Also, feel free to sign up on our email list to receive updates about these articles, and other items of interest … [Read more…]

Epiphany Mass Schedule 2016


In the Madison area: Father Zuhlsdorf will offer a 6:00 PM Solemn High Mass on the Feast of the Epiphany at St. Mary’s of Pine Bluff. There is also a TLM at St. Norbert’s as usual at 6:30 AM.

Extraordinary Form Christmas Schedule in Madison Area

This week, Christmas Masses in the Extraordinary Form will be celebrated in the following locations. Midnight Mass – St. Norbert’s in Roxbury Sung Mass, choral prelude at 11:30pm 9:15 AM – St. Mary’s in Pine Bluff Sung Mass

Pictures from Rorate Masses


Yesterday, Fr. Zuhlsdorf celebrated a candlelit Rorate Mass at St. Mary’s. For those interested, a full photo album can be found here. Candlelight Mass from St. Mary’s in Pine Bluff. Photo credit: Ben Yanke Posted by Tridentine Mass Society of Madison on Saturday, December 19, 2015