Una Voce Brooklyn - Saint Edmund Campion Chapter

Una Voce Brooklyn is a member of Una Voce America, part of Foederatio Internationalis Una Voce (FIUV), an organization of loyal Catholics founded in Europe in 1964 to promote the traditional Roman Rite (Latin) Mass. The Una Voce Brooklyn chapter was founded in December, 2000. In keeping with the spirit of Una Voce worldwide, Una Voce Brooklyn’s goals are to support the traditional Mass in Brooklyn and promote it to those who might be unaware of its presence in the Brooklyn community.

Wednesday, November 05, 2008

Information on UV Brooklyn High School Scholarship

Catholic High School Student
Information Form

Information on Una Voce:
Una Voce is an organization of lay Catholics originally founded in Europe in 1964 to promote the traditional Roman Rite (Latin) Mass. This is the Mass that was celebrated in the Church from about 500 A.D. until the late 1960’s, and during this period it was the primary liturgy of the Church. Last year, The Holy Father announced his support of this ancient liturgy, and he urged all the bishops of the Church to give Catholics greater access to it in his letter “Summorum Pontificum.” Una Voce Brooklyn is a local chapter of Una Voce America, and was founded in 2000. Our organization is pleased to announce this $1,000 tuition scholarship to high school students, in order to help them with their educational expenses.

For more information about the traditional Latin Mass and Una Voce, please see www.unavoce.org and www.uvbrooklyn.org.

Guidelines for the Scholarship:

A student interested in competing for the scholarship must:

  • Get the form on the reverse side of this sheet signed by a teacher or administrator;
  • Attend the traditional Latin Mass at St. Cecilia’s R. C. Church on Nov. 21, 2008;
  • Get the Una Voce Representative to sign the form indicating the student was present at the Mass;
  • Write a 250-300-word typed essay entitled “What I Found at the Traditional Latin Mass”;

Please submit the essay and signed forms to: Una Voce Brooklyn c/o Indira Sweeny, 70 Bay 35th Street, FL. 1, Brooklyn NY 11214 OR email as attachments to indirasweeny@hotmail.com by December 15th, 2008.

NOTE: The student will receive an email indicating that the submission was received.
The essayist considered most discerning and earnest will receive the $1,000 Catholic High School Tuition Scholarship.

This scholarship is open to Catholics and non-Catholics alike, but please note
“Because Catholics believe that the celebration of the Eucharist is a sign of the reality of the oneness of faith, life, and worship, members of those churches with whom we are not yet fully united are ordinarily not admitted to Holy Communion” (taken from Canon 844).

Friday, November 21, 2008 7:30 PM
Saint Cecilia’s R. C. Church
84 Herbert Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222
Rev. James Krische, Pastor

Latin-English Missals will be available at the Masses. If, however, you would rather come with a missal in-hand, a copy (called the Ordinary of the Mass) can be downloaded from this site: http://www.fisheaters.com/TLMinstructions.html

indirasweeny@hotmail.com www.uvbrooklyn.org


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