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The Act of Penitence: What’s changing?

The Act of Penitence: What’s changing?

| Father John Paul Erickson | July 5, 2011 | 1 Comment

Christ’s particular love for sinners, despite our willfulness and pride, is a wondrous and liberating revelation. It is, in fact, a critical component of the Good News.

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‘And with your Spirit’

‘And with your Spirit’

| Father Daniel Merz | June 22, 2011 | 3 Comments

Probably the most noticeable change for the laity in the revised translation of The Roman Missal will be the response to “The Lord be with you,” which restores the phrase “And with your spirit” in place of “And also with you.”

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Archdiocese launches Roman Missal website

Archdiocese launches Roman Missal website

| June 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

The archdiocesan Office of Worship has created a web page featuring articles and other resources to help explain the new translation of the Roman Missal.

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Meet the new kids on the block

Meet the new kids on the block

| June 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

The following, originally posted on the website of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, is the next in a series of articles regarding the new Roman Missal, which will be used in the United States beginning Nov. 27, the first Sunday of Advent.

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New translation is a plus for Catholics

New translation is a plus for Catholics

| James Breig | May 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Microsoft Vista and “New Coke” have proven that not every change is for the better. Furthermore, when change comes to important elements of life, it is often resisted with the cry of “we never did it that way before.”

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Why a new missal?

Why a new missal?

| Father John Paul Erickson | May 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Second Vatican Council was one of the singular gifts of God’s grace in the 20th century. In a century of unprecedented bloodshed, genocide, war and ethical upheavals, the Catholic Church boldly proclaimed in the texts of the council truths ever ancient, ever new: the singularity of Jesus Christ and his church; the universal call to holiness; the profound importance of Sacred Scripture in Christian discipleship; and the truth that the liturgy is the source and summit of the Christian life.

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Series to explain changes coming with new Roman Missal

Series to explain changes coming with new Roman Missal

| Father John Paul Erickson | April 27, 2011 | 1 Comment

“Lift up your hearts!”

These are pivotal words in the Mass, words spoken by the celebrant to the congregation during what is referred to as the “preface dialogue.”

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