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QUAERITUR: Priest at Mass as mere “presider”?

From a reader:
I have attended a spiritual recollection of cathechesis assistants of ___. The augustinian frater who led the sessions concentrated on the Vatican II, said in his presentation about the SC constitution: “We all celebrate the Mass, the priest … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Our “presider” for this “liturgy” … as “we” pray the Eucharistic Prayer…

From a reader:
Today at Mass, the lector introduced Father as the “presider.” Is it
more proper to call the priest a presider or a celebrant?
Father said, “As we pray TOGETHER the Second Eucharistic Prayer….”
Do the people actually pray the Eucharistic Prayer … Continue reading

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