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New Catholic Mass

New Catholic Mass? Meh.

National Catholic Reporter | Anthony Ruff | Posted 12.03.2012 | Religion

By Anthony Ruff National Catholic Reporter The first Sunday of Advent, Dec. 2, marks one year since the new translation of the Roman Missal was i...

Et Cum Spirit Two Two Oh

Kate Clinton | Posted 02.05.2012 | Religion
Kate Clinton

Last Saturday night, the smell of overheating lamination machines wafted from Catholic Church basements in the U.S., Canada, U.K. and India. Rome had ordered up a change.

Gaining Perspective On The Catholic Liturgy's New Translation

Deborah Plummer | Posted 01.31.2012 | Religion
Deborah Plummer

When I first heard about the changes, I was a bit miffed. Not because I was particularly wedded to the old translation, but I wished that other priorities would take preference over this.

The Truth Behind The Godawful New (Old) Roman Catholic Missal

Michele Somerville | Posted 01.29.2012 | Religion
Michele Somerville

The Vatican claims that a translation more faithful to the original Latin is needed. Is this the real reason for this disruption? I don't think so.

Major Changes In The Catholic Mass

AP | TOM BREEN | Posted 01.27.2012 | Religion

CLAYTON, N.C. — English-speaking Roman Catholics who have regularly attended Mass for years found themselves in an unfamiliar position Sunday, n...

Something Major Is About To Change For Catholics

AP | RACHEL ZOLL | Posted 01.05.2012 | Religion

RIVER EDGE, N.J. — Each Sunday for decades, Roman Catholic priests have offered the blessing – "Lord be with you." And each Sunday, parish...

4 Spiritual Tips To Help You Adapt To The New Catholic Mass

Mary DeTurris Poust | Posted 10.29.2011 | Religion
Mary DeTurris Poust

If we approach the changes with an open mind and, more importantly, an open heart, we just might find our connection to the Mass reinvigorated for the first time in years.

New Catholic Mass Approved

Religion News Service | Kevin Eckstrom | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Kevin Eckstrom Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) The most sweeping changes to the Catholic Mass in 40 years will be rolled out in 2011, the U...