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A PERFECT STORM — The story of the New Mass after Vatican II

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This is the story of how the New Mass (Novus Ordo) was created after Vatican II. Join us for a surprising investigation into the machinations of Annibale Bugnini, and meet those who fought to preserve the Latin Mass against all odds.

After receiving 1.4 Million views Episode 2 was taken down due to an unjust copyright strike. We are glad to repost this film on YouTube so we can reach millions more people!

What happened between the Second Vatican Council and the publication of the New Mass? Was this a reform that everyone in the Vatican approved? Peek behind the curtain and hear the debates of bishops, cardinals, and Pope Paul VI as they pursue the most extensive liturgical reform in Church history.

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00:00 What went so wrong after Vatican II?
02:40 65′-70′ — ‘The Times are a Changin’
04:05 A Concert or a Catholic Mass?
06:28 Annibale Bugnini’s Plan
08:05 Sacrosanctum Concilium, Vatican II Document on the Sacred Liturgy
08:55 Bugnini becomes the Secretary of ‘the Consilum’
11:35 the Novus Ordo and the Latin Mass side-by-side
20:00 Judy, Mary, and Jodi discover the Latin Mass
25:15 the Organic Development of the the Liturgy
27:21 the 1967 Synod of Bishops debate the New Mass
31:41 what Vatican II said vs what the Consilium did
33:56 a revision of almost everything
38:53 the deconstruction of the Missal
40:09 the Council was pushed aside
40:56 a crisis of faith
44:39 What went wrong? The smoke of Satan
45:32 Bugnini the Liar
47:51 Bugnini the Freemason
49:45 Bugnini removed in disgrace
51:35 Is Paul VI to blame?
53:17 Vatican II didn’t want these reforms
56:23 the fruits of the Latin Mass
57:50 Latin Mass today: this is what Vatican II wanted
59:07 all this for Jesus, with O Magnum Mysterium by Morten Lauridsen
1:02:44 ‘Traditionis Custodes’ (Episode 3: ‘Guardians of Tradition’ teaser)
1:03:28 End Credits with Ne Irascaris & Civitas Tui by William Byrd

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