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May all of us on all sides be given the banana peels we need to slip on.
12 noon EST.
All the movements of the Misa Criolla are being sung at the Mass with Pope Francis – the choir is singing the Kyrie, Gloria, Credo, Sanctus, and Agnus Dei.
Problem is, none of the titles the announcer liked was in the litany they sang in Rome today.
“When I heard Misa Criolla for the first time, I was studying theology. I really liked it! I enjoyed ‘Lamb of God,’ which is magnificent. I will never forget that I heard Mercedes Sosa singing it.” – Pope Francis
All of us?
The canonization rite of Paul VI has been restored, replacing the mostly preconciliar rite Pope Benedict had brought back.
When Pope Francis celebrates Mass, there is no “buona sera,” no hugging, no such gestures, nothing of what makes him so authentic. For at Mass it’s not about him, it’s about the Mass. But it is otherwise at ceremonies…
The professor of church history in Munster calls for a clearer distinction between pope and “pope emeritus.”