The opening solemn mass of this pilgrimage was celebrated by Father Franz Schmidberger, rector of the SSPX German seminary, assisted by Father Karl Stehlin, superior of the district of Asia as a deacon, and of Father Pascal Schreiber, superior of the district of Switzerland as sub-deacon. The Superior General, Bishop Bernard Fellay assisted to the mass along with Their Excellencies Bishops Bernard Tissier de Mallerais and Alfonso de Galareta as well as 275 priests and seminarians.
Solemn Mass at Fatima on August 19
August 19, 2017
District of the USA