Daily Archives: 17 June 2011

Bishop Advocates Words Not Actions

A curious thing or two from Oakland bishop Salvatore J. Cordileone at the USCCB meeting. According to CNS, he “urged his fellow bishops June 15 to fight back in the war of words over efforts to redefine traditional marriage.” Words? … Continue reading

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Spanish Patronal Feasts for the US

Some liturgy news from the USCCB gathering: prayers for twenty patronal feasts will be included in the forthcoming Spanish-language Roman Missal translation for the US. The vote was 185-1. (I wonder who the liturgical scrooge was.) Latin America patron Saint … Continue reading

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Varietates Legitimae 53: Translation from Latin

Today we’ll begin a subsection (VL 53-61) that treats “Adaptations in the Liturgical Books.” These next discussions may help inform our next series on Liturgiam Authenticam, in which the CDWDS addresses just one topic, translation into the vernacular. In 1994, … Continue reading

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