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Survey: Catholic Priests Dislike Mass Changes

Posted 05.22.2013 | Religion

By David Gibson Religion News Service (RNS) Nothing upsets the folks in the pews as much as changing the liturgy that they’re accustomed to, an...

The New Mass As New Coke

Jeff DeGraff | Posted 03.07.2012 | Religion
Jeff DeGraff

I was in a positively ebullient mood as I went off to Christmas Mass at St. Mary's with my family in tow. The senses were amped up for the big production. And that's when "it" happened.

Goodbye To The "Old" Mass?

Rev. James Martin, S.J. | Posted 01.24.2012 | Religion
Rev. James Martin, S.J.

It would be odd, therefore, not to acknowledge some sadness over the passing of something so central to Catholic life as what will soon be called the "old" Sacramentary.

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.