As the new year begins, I’ll point to a new and interesting book about an infamous figure in the Church in the 20th century.

Annibale Bugnini: Reformer of the Liturgy by Yves Chiron.
This is the English translation of the French original.
The forward is by Alcuin Reid.   Reid is very careful to point out Chiron’s objectivity.   However, you can glean from the beginnings of the book that Bugnini – infamously controversial – while he wasn’t guilty of some things said about him – was a master manipulator of structures of power and we not above playing fast and

Praise the Lord

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