A thorough, canon-by-canon - in English - interpretation of the 1917 Code of Canon law for the use of seminarians, laity and clergy alike. Essential resource for every Traditional Catholic who could use such a documented resource on the pre-modernist Code. No article is spared the precision of Fr Woywood's incisive instruction which became the bar against which all subsequent point-by-point analysis were published. Now every loyal Catholic can answer for him or herself such questions as . . . What makes a priest validly ordained When I confess to my traditional priests are my sins truly absolved What is essential for the Mass In what ways does the Law view the New Rome as erring against its foundations in Christ What about Eucharistic sharing What about the scores of marriages annulments Invaluable.