A NEW POPE RAISES QUESTIONS ABOUT LITURGY
AND THE CHURCH’S STANCE TOWARD ISLAM
The Catholic Church is not known for rapid change.
Generally speaking, practices and traditions have evolved and theological insights or doctrinal understanding been refined over centuries. True, there were occasional marked shifts in direction — the Second Vatican Counsel most dramatic, though even in that case, it took the better part of a decade for liturgical changes inspired by the conciliar documents to be implemented. [Read more…] about Mass Panic