ASK FATHER: Priest paraphrases the Gospel – GUEST RESPONSE: Pope Francis
I recently had a couple questions from a reader about a priest who regularly paraphrases the readings, especially the Gospel. He asks how he should handle this problem: should he approach the priest?
It’s hard to know how to counsel him. Of course the priest already knows that this is not to be done, but he does it anyway. Hence, he’ll probably blow off a complaint.
I suppose that he could take a video of the priest doing this and share it with the bishop’s office.
That said, perhaps the priest in question is sufficiently impressed by Pope Francis to pay attention his