Category Archives: Book

Ceremonial added

A Ceremonial for High Mass has been added to the missal page. It is in Portuguese and describes, in parallel columns, what each minister is doing at each point in the Mass.

Posted in Book, Updates | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Bragan hand missal

A Bragan hand missal has recently come in to my possession. Their existence was previously unknown to me, and it was a pleasant surprise to find one. The imprimatur on this particular hand missal is 1962. It is not as … Continue reading

Posted in Book, History | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Book on Bragan rubrics

That wonderful online resource InternetArchive has made available a most interesting book: Methodo da liturgia bracharense. The book dates from 1887 and explains in detail how to carry out the celebration of the Bragan rite. There are chapters dedicated to … Continue reading

Posted in Book | Tagged | Leave a comment

O Rito Bracarense – book review

I recently managed to read a book mentioned some time ago on this blog, O Rito Bracarense, by Diniz Serrano. The book dates from 1906, before the last edition of the Bragan books. I was expecting a book which might … Continue reading

Posted in Book | Tagged | Leave a comment