Posts Tagged ‘Gerald O’Collins’

Rome spokesman says no going back to 1998 Missal translation Comments 1

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

The secretary of the Congregation for Divine Worship has ruled out going back to a 1998 English translation of the Missal. There have been a number of calls to use the 1998 version instead of the current Missal text. Critics have charged that the language used in the current version at Mass is clunky, awkward Read more

The Vatican’s very own revolution Comments 1

Friday, September 14th, 2012

The Vatican II council, which began 50 years ago next month, was the most momentous religious event in 450 years. On January 25, 1959, the newly elected Pope John XXIII invited 18 cardinals from the Vatican bureaucracy to attend a service at the Basilica of St Paul Outside the Walls in Rome. He told them Read more