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QUAERITUR: Is permission needed to say the Novus Ordo in Latin?

From a reader:
I have searched high and low. When is it  permissible for priests to celebrate the Novus Ordo (Editio Typica) in Latin in the U.S.? Is the permission of the local bishop needed?
I am always surprised when this comes up.  I … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Latin for parts of the Ordinary Form of Holy Mass

From a reader:
Is there any reason why one cannot use Latin for only one of the ordinary prayers of the mass in the OF?  In other words, may the Agnus Dei be in Latin while the rest are in the … Continue reading

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