Lost in translation: The new Missal

By Bishop Donald Trautman| Print this pagePrint | Email this pageShare
Article Prayer and Sacraments
Why the new Mass prayers may be confusing.

I was leading a group discussion on the merits of the renewed liturgy of Vatican II when John, a middle-aged businessman, commented, “I can’t imagine my life without the liturgy; it strengthens me each week—but I never understood the Mass until we had it in English.”


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