Day: August 4, 2017

Fools of Fortune – Ep. 21

One of the reasons the Mass would take so long was that there were twelve (12!) separate readings, as well as numerous other parts of the liturgy.  Substantial changes were made between 1951 and 1955, many of which became permanent parts of the Novus Ordo version in 1961.  Of course, things changed yet again when Vatican II came around a few years after that.

 

 

Follow this story from the beginning here.