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Taking the Creed Personally, by David Mills, Vol. 3, 2, April 1997
Taking Stock and Looking Ahead at Liturgy Changes - Key questions need attention, such as 1) the role of "experts" in producing liturgical texts and music, 2) the meaning of "unity" in Catholic ritual practice, and 3) the exercise of episcopal authority, either individually or through national conferences. Continued from last months article: "American Adaptations" Approved, by Helen Hull Hitchcock, Vol.VIII, No 5, July-August 2002
Taking up the Psalter - "Recently I was asked by some friends who are not accustomed to using the Psalter, why it might be to their advantage to take it up in their worship and private devotion. This should not be too difficult a matter to explain, I thought at first. Anyone who has listened to Handel’s Messiah is aware of the long Christian tradition of reading the Old Testament as a book of prophecy about Christ. Surely this would be a good place to start." -- by Samuel F. Weber, OSB, Vol. XVI, No. 2, April 2010
Teaching the Eucharist - Two Methods -- The following appears as a sidebar to What Have We Done to Our Children? How Catholic children became guinea-pigs for liturgical experiments -- Part III of three-part series-- Children's Liturgies -Separate Tables, Vol. IX, No. 10, February 2004
"To Give Glory to God", Chicago Children's Choir & the Question of Catholic Heritage -- by The Rev. Brother Scott Haynes, Vol. XIII, No. 1, March 2007
To the Heart of the Mystery, On Sacrosanctum Concilium and the Liturgical Reform, Archbishop Ranjith's address was prepared for the 29th Annual Convention of the Fellowship of Catholic Scholars, held in Kansas City, Missouri September 22-24, by Archbishop Malcolm Ranjith, Vol. XII, No. 7, October 2006
To Sing the Mass -- and Teach It, Musica Sacra Saint Louis Conference 2012 -- by Susan Benofy, Vol. XVIII, No. 2, April 2012
To Understand and to Teach the Church's Sacramental Language: Questions and Answers on the New Translation -- by Christopher Carstens and Fr. Douglas Martis, Vol. XVII, No. 8, November 2011
Towards a People's Liturgy (Book Review) by Scott Reid, Vol. II, No. 5, September 1996
Towards Re-creation of a Unified Roman Rite, by Father John Parsons, Vol. III, No. 3, May 1997
Translating the Liturgy: Finding Words to Express the Ineffable -- by Susan Benofy, Vol XV, No 9, December 2009 - January 2010
Translation and Inculturation in the Catholic Church, by Stephen Beall, Vol. II, No. 6, October 1996
The Translation of the Roman Canon: ICEL's First Effort to "Vernacularize" Stirs Controversy, by Susan Benofy, Vol. II, No. 4, July/August 1996
Translations and the Consultation of the Nova Vulgata of the Latin Church Congregation for Divine Worship, Vol. VIII, No. 3, May 2002
The True Development and Reform of the Liturgy -- by Archbishop Malcolm Ranjith -- The archbishop’s foreword to True Development of the Liturgy: Cardinal Ferdinado Antonelli and the Liturgical Reform from 1948 to 1970, by Monsignor Nicola Giampietro, to be published in English by Roman Catholic Books in the autumn of 2009., Vol XV, No 4, June-July 2009
Turmoil Continues in Rochester -- Staff -- Vol. IV, No. 9, February 1999
2006 USCCB Meeting -- Bishops Vote for Music Directory and New Revised Lectionary -- First guidelines for approval of music texts; Advent Readings -- by Susan Benofy, Vol. XII, No. 9, December 2006 - January 2007
Uncovering - and Restoring - the Sacred: When two priests set out to find remnants of a mural in their parish church, no one could have imagined the transformation that would result -- by Ted Crisman, Vol. XIII, No. 1, March 2007
Universa Laus: "Music in Christian Liturgies II" -- "A new statement on music from Universa Laus -- an 'international study group on singing and instrumental music in Liturgy' -- was published this spring..." by Helen Hull Hitchcock, Vol. X, No 6, September 2004
"Unless the diocesan bishop determines otherwise" - Are there any limits to a bishop's authority to change liturgical rules?, by Helen Hull Hitchcock, People are confused. Are all dioceses in a given country supposed to follow the same rules for the celebration of Mass?, Vol. IX, No. 1, March 2003
The Unpronounceable Tetragrammaton is -- unpronounceable -- by Helen Hull Hitchcock, Vol. XIV, No. 6, September 2008
Updates, Progress on New Liturgical Translations -- US Bishops' Committee for Divine Worship gives guidelines for use of new Missal texts, Vox Clara produces interim version of the Roman Pontifical, Vol. XVIII, No. 1, March 2012
US Bishops Appoint Subcommittee to Consider Implementation of Instruction -- Staff, Vol. 4,2, April 1998
US Bishops Approve Missal Texts - Next Challenges: Catechesis for Missal, New Lectionary -- by Helen Hull Hitchcock, Vol XV, No 9, December 2009 - January 2010
US Bishops' November Meeting: Documents for Priestless Sundays, Concelebration, Devotions approved -- Among theseveral documents introduced to the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops at their semi-annual plenary meeting held in Washington, DC, November 10-13, were three documents relating to the Liturgy and worship, by Helen Hull Hitchcock, Vol. IX, No 9, December 2003 - January 2004
US Must Observe General Law on Purifying Sacred Vessels After Mass - by Helen Hull Hitchcock, Vol. XII, No. 8, November 2006
USCCB June Meeting Report -- Bishops Defer Decision on Missal Adaptations, by Helen Hull Hitchcock, Vol. XI, No. 5, July - August 2005
USCCB June 2012 Meeting Report: Bishops Discuss Key Social Issues -- and Scripture Translation -- by Helen Hull Hitchcock and Susan Benofy, Vol. XVIII, No. 5, August 2012
USCCB November meeting report: Bishops Address Religious Liberty Issues, Liturgy, at 2011 Plenary -- by Helen Hull Hitchcock, Vol. XVII, No. 9, Dec 2011- Jan 2012
USCCB November Meeting -- Bishops Approve Three Liturgy Items at Busy Baltimore Meeting -- by Helen Hull Hitchcock, Vol. XIII, No. 9, December 2007 - January 2008
USCCB November Meeting -- Bishops to Consider Three Liturgy Action Items -- by Helen Hull Hitchcock, Vol. XIII, No. 8, November 2007
USCCB November 2012 Meeting... Bishops Promote Penance, Preaching, for the New Evangelization -- by Helen Hull Hitchcock, Vol. XVIII, No. 9, December 2012-January 2013
The "Usual Article" Revisited, and Revisited, and...Liturgical Conference Avoids New Guides for Renewal - Report on the 2002 Gateway Liturgical Conference. The Gateway Liturgical Conference is held annually in Saint Louis and sponsored by the Archdiocesan Office of Worship. This year it was co-sponsored by the local chapter of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians (NPM), the Center for Liturgy at Saint Louis University and the Archdiocesan Office of Continuing Formation of Priests. by Susan Benofy, Vol.VIII, No 5
Vatican and Australian Bishops Issue Joint Declaration on Key Faith Issues, Vol. 4, 9, February 1999
Vatican Approves New Psalter for Liturgy: Conception Abbey Revised Grail Psalter Receives Recognitio -- by Jarrod Thome, Vol. XVI, No.3, May 2010
Vatican issues Instruction on Priestly Ministry in Parishes: Priests not free to make "arbitrary adaptations" to the Liturgy, it stresses -- The 40-page Instruction, dated August 4, 2002, emphasizes the "irreplacable" role of the pastor. The Instruction is largely devoted to the distinction between the roles of the priest and the lay faithful., Vol VIII, No 9, December 2002 - January 2003
The Vatican Norms for Scripture Translation--A Closer Look, by Kenneth Whitehead, Vol. 3, 7, October 1997
Vatican Translation Norms Reject "Inclusive Language", by Helen Hull Hitchcock, Vol. 3, 5, July / August 1997
The Veil, The Chalice, and the Dignity of Man: We Were Made to Receive Christ, by Father Jerry Pokorsky, Vol. 2, 9, February 1997
Venite Adoremus -- Fitting Music for the New Translation of the Mass -- by Dan Burke, Vol. XVII, No. 9, Dec 2011- Jan 2012
Verbum Domini -- On the Word of God in the Life and Mission of the Church: The Liturgy, Privileged Setting for the Word of God, The Word of God in the Life of the Church -- Links to the complete document but only excerpts were printed in this issue: The section on the Liturgy from Part Two §§52-71. Also included are key parts of the second section, on the Word of God in the Life of the Church, §§72-75 and 86., Vol XVI, No. 9
December 2010 - January 2011
The Very Stones Shall Speak - Sculpture for the Chapel of Clear Creek Abbey -- by Helen Hull Hitchcock, November 2013, XIX, No. 8
Vox Clara Meets in December, Reports Progress on Missal Translation, Vol. XII, No. 9, December 2006 - January 2007
Vox Clara President, Cardinal Pell, Sends Letter to Bishops on Study Text - dated January 1, 2011, Vol XVI, No. 10, February 2011
Vox Clara: Reviews ICEL Draft; Issues Manual for Missal Translation -- A Translation Manual to guide the translation of English-language liturgical texts was presented to and approved by the Holy See... by Helen Hull Hitchcock, Vol. XI, No. 6, September 2005
Vox Clara sees sample translations of the Roman Missal -- The Vox Clara committee met for the fourth time..., Vol IX, No 9, December 2003 - January 2004
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