There were many exorcisms at my baptism. I gasped when the deacon showed me the text. It was several pages thick, packed with stern rebukes for the minions of Satan. Infant baptisms are relatively brief in the extraordinary form, but adult converts get a more thorough cleansing. “It makes sense,” I laughingly told a friend. “The demons have had more time to work on me.”
Many Catholics who felt lost after Vatican II found comfort in the Latin Mass. Now, they are hurting again…..
Praise the Lord