Category Archives: St. Peter

Seek Ye A Patron To Defend

According to Fr. Caswall, this comes from the Responsory of St. Peter. An indulgence was attached to its recitation by His Holiness, Pope Pius VI in 1781. Seek ye a Patron to defend Your cause? —then, one and all, Without … Continue reading

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Si Vis Patronum Quærere

According to Fr. Caswall, this comes from the Responsory of St. Peter. An indulgence was attached to its recitation by His Holiness, Pope Pius VI in 1781. Si vis patronum quærere; Si vis potentem vindicem, Quid iam moraris! invoca Apostolorum … Continue reading

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