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Index Page for the Apostolic Letter Summorum Pontificum


The texts of the Apostolic Letter and accompanying Letter to the Bishops are Vatican translations from the official text, which is in Latin.

Benedict XVI

1. Apostolic Letter Summorum Pontificum issued "Motu Proprio" (English)

2. Apostolic Letter Summorum Pontificum issued "Motu Proprio" (Official Latin Text)

3. Letter of Pope Benedict to the Bishops of the World on the Motu Proprio

Related Church Documents

1. QUO PRIMUM (Apostolic Constitution) Pope St. Pius V

2. Sacrosanctum Concilium, Dogmatic Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy
  
 Second Vatican Council, 4 December 1963.

3. Quattuor Abhinc Annos - Indult for Use of the Roman Missal of 1962
   
Congregation for Divine Worship, 3 October 1984.

Other Documents

1. Apostolic letter Ecclesia Dei, Pope John Paul II, 2 July 1988.

2. Information Sheet of the Vatican Press Office

3. Q&A on the Apostolic Letter Summorum Pontificum

4. From Sermons for Every Sunday in The Year by Rev. B. J. Raycroft, A. M.