11/06/2011

Spotlight on the new Roman Missal

missal.JPGWe all become very accustomed to the words we hear and pray at the mass but in a few month’s time English speakers will be faced with a momentous change when they go to church. That’s because this year at Advent will see the introduction of the new English translation of the Roman Missal which is more accurate and faithful to the original Latin text. So why has this new translation been done and how different will the mass sound? To find out more, Susy Hodges spoke to Monsignor Andrew Wadsworth, Executive Director of the International Commission on English in the Liturgy, known as ICEL. 

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