18 June 2014

Cardinal Burke to Ordain Priests in the Traditional Roman Rite in St. Louis, 5 August 2014

The Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest announced that several of its American seminarians will be ordained in St. Louis this summer.  The Sacrament of Holy Orders will be conferred by His Eminence, Raymond Leo Cardinal Burke, Prefect of the Supreme Tribunal of the Apostolic Signatura, during a solemn Pontifical Mass at St. Francis de Sales Oratory on Tuesday, 5 August 2014 (Feast of Our Lady of the Snows).

Details here.

16 June 2014

Votive Mass of the Most Precious Blood of Our Lord - Friday, 11 July 2014, 7pm

Friday, 11 July 2014, 7:00 PM
Traditional Latin Mass
Votive Mass of the Most Precious Blood of Our Lord
(Holy Rosary & Confessions begin at 6:30 PM)

St. Titus Church
952 Franklin Avenue
Aliquippa PA 15001

Litany of the Most Precious Blood After Mass

Celebrant: Fr. Ladis J. Cizik

Sponsored By:
Knights of Columbus Woodlawn Council 2161
Traditional Latin Mass Guild


After Mass, everyone is invited to join Fr. Cizik and the Knights of Columbus for an informal dinner at Harold's Inn, 2134 Brodhead Road, Aliquippa PA 15001-4671 (approx 4.5 miles/10 mins from St. Titus Church, nearer to the Hopewell Exit of I-376/formerly PA Rt 60).  Order off the menu and pay on your own.

02 June 2014

Report: 2014 Blue Mass

On the Sunday after Ascension, 1 June 2014, the Knights of Columbus Woodlawn Council 2161 Traditional Latin Mass Guild hosted a Blue Mass at St. Titus Church in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, to honor members of the Aliquippa Police and Fire Departments, and the Beaver County Sheriff's Office, and to invoke God's blessing and protection upon them.

The Mass was offered by Fr. Ladis J. Cizik.

After Mass, there was a luncheon in the church hall.  Master of Ceremonies was Magisterial District Judge James F. DiBenedetto.  Featured speaker was the Honorable James J. Ross, Judge of the Court of Common Pleas of Beaver County.
From left to right, Magisterial District Judge James F. DiBenedetto, Woodlawn Council Grand Knight John J. Kubanda, and Fr. Ladis J. Cizik.

Woodlawn Council 2161 wishes to thank the members of the 2014 Blue Mass Committee for assisting in organizing this event and for making it a success:

Mayor of Aliquippa Dwan Walker, Honorary Chairman
Grand Knight John J. Kubanda, Chairman
Beaver County Sheriff George David
Magisterial District Judge James F. DiBenedetto
Aliquippa Police Chief Don Couch
Aliquippa Fire Chief Dave Foringer
Retired Aliquippa Police Chief Ralph Pallente

Woodlawn Council 2161 also wishes to extend its thanks and appreciation to Judge James J. Ross for his very informative and inspiring address; to the members of the Beaver County Sheriff's Office Honor Guard for parading the colors in such a dignified manner; to Fr. Ladis J. Cizik for offering the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, and to the servers & schola for adding to the solemnity of the Mass; and to the Pittsburgh Latin Mass Community, Inc., for providing liturgical and logistical support.

May God bless & protect
our local law enforcement officers & firemen.
May St. Michael the Archangel, Patron of Police Officers,
pray for them.
May St. Florian, Patron of Firefighters,
pray for them.