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Past and Present: New books, old story?

5 March 2012

On the OUPblog, Past and Present author, Natalia Nowakowska, discusses how new the new Roman Missal liturgical book actually is.

"As the Catholic Church embarked upon its observance of Lent last week, many congregations will be holding in their hands brand new, bright red liturgical books — copies of the new English translation of the Roman Missal (the service book for Catholic Mass), introduced throughout the English-speaking world at the end of 2011 on the instructions of the Vatican."

Read the full blog post: New books, old story?

Read the paper: From Strassburg to Trent: Bishops, Printing and Liturgical Reform in the Fifteenth Century (free for a limited time)