Pope Francis has given authority over liturgical translations to local bishops; read the ‘motu proprio’ here…

Posted September 9, 2017 6:26 pm by Editor

Pope Francis has given authority over liturgical translations to local bishops; read the ‘motu proprio’ here…

Pope Francis has issued a document that effectively returns to local bishops’ conferences the leading role in liturgical translations. The move, which involved a modification of church law, reverses years of Vatican efforts to exert centralized control on the thorny issue of language in the liturgy. It is bound to set off a new round of criticism by conservative Catholics who fear that Francis is slowly undoing the legacy of his two predecessors…

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