Reactions Found in Translation – UPDATED

pamphlet

So, the new English translation of the mass was introduced yesterday for, as the saying goes, better or worse. How did it go for you?As I suspected would be the case the ordinary folks in the pews saw all of this as much less dramatic and onerous than some seemed to want it to be; despite the hand-wringing and drama queening from some quarters (why assume that people are incapable of adapting and re-learning? We do it all the time!) it all went pretty smoothly at my parish, and everyone … [Read more...]

What Persecution of Churches will Look Like in USA

I wrote about this a few weeks ago at First Things, but here Russell Shaw says it better:It won’t be a repetition of the Spanish Civil War, just 75 years ago, when death squads of the anticlerical left executed the incredible total of 12 bishops, 283 religious women, 4,184 priests, 2,365 religious men, and an unknown number of laity whose only crime was to be faithful Catholics.No, the persecution of religion in the United States won’t be like that. It will be a tight-lipped campaign of … [Read more...]


CLOSE | X

HIDE | X