Mass Revision: How the Liturgy is Changing and What it Means for You

Mass Revision is the latest best seller from award winning author Jimmy Akin As always, Jimmy goes straight to the heart of the issue and cuts through the distortions that have surrounded the liturgy He quotes the Church s own documents so you can see for yourself what the Church has to say and not be deceived by falsehood and spin.Mass Revision provides an overview of tMass Revision is the latest best seller from award winning author Jimmy Akin As always, Jimmy goes straight to the heart of the issue and cuts through the distortions that have surrounded the liturgy He quotes the Church s own documents so you can see for yourself what the Church has to say and not be deceived by falsehood and spin.Mass Revision provides an overview of the Mass from beginning to end, showing you exactly how the Church says it is to be celebrated.Topics include the introductory rites, the liturgy of the word, the liturgy of the Eucharist, who can and cannot receive Communion, the concluding rites, liturgical furnishings and vestments, postures and actions during Mass, as well as the hot button issue of liturgical abuses.Among its other amazing features, Mass Revision contains extensive bonus materials includinga table of when we are to stand, sit, or kneela complete outline of the liturgy a guide to the Church s liturgical documentsa timeline of how the Mass has changed over the yearsthe Holy See s response to attempts to strip male terms out of the liturgythe U.S bishops guidelines for receiving Communionthe future Pope Benedict s controversial memo on pro abortion politicians receiving Communion Clearance Item Special pricing limited to stock on hand a table of liturgical abuses ranked by how severe they are Pope Benedict s documents on the old Latin Massa glossary giving the definitions of than 200 liturgical words so you won t be mystified by them any.No other work comes close to delivering this amount of timely information in a concise, readable, and straightforward manner.Mass Revision is an indispensable resource No one interested in the liturgy can afford to miss this powerful, must read volume and they eye opening information it contains.
Mass Revision How the Liturgy is Changing and What it Means for You Mass Revision is the latest best seller from award winning author Jimmy Akin As always Jimmy goes straight to the heart of the issue and cuts through the distortions that have surrounded the liturgy

  • Title: Mass Revision: How the Liturgy is Changing and What it Means for You
  • Author: Jimmy Akin
  • ISBN: 9781933919454
  • Page: 300
  • Format: Paperback
  • 1 thought on “Mass Revision: How the Liturgy is Changing and What it Means for You”

    1. Any time one makes a big change, it can have unforeseen consequences, and not all of them good. That's why newly built boats have shakedown voyages, newly designed computer programs have bug releases, and so forth. It takes a while for a new or changed system to show how it works in practice, and often a little experience with it shows that some tweaking is necessary.That is essentially what has happened with the liturgy. A big change was made in the 1970s, and from the decades of pastoral exper [...]

    2. I feel a little misled by the subtitle. I bought this book because it was heavily promoted as the go-to resource to understand all the changes in the Mass and the explanations for those changes. But out of 400+ pages, only 11 directly dealt with the changes, plus maybe a dozen more scattered throughout the book showing the new responses. The reason for that is that this book is a revision of an earlier book (Mass Confusion) that focused on Liturgical abuses. All of that content is still here, pl [...]

    3. I enjoyed this book. Author Jimmy Akin is extremely thorough and always lays good ground work for his explanations. There were some questions I had coming into the book which I have had for a long time about the Mass that were addressed. Also, learning about abuses and what to do about them I found very helpful. Thanks Jommy

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