Answered by Legionary of Christ Father Edward McNamara, professor of liturgy and sacramental theology and director of the Sacerdos Institute at the Pontifical Regina Apostolorum university.
Q: Is it appropriate to shine a spotlight on the monstrance during adoration? Is it appropriate to place the monstrance on a pedestal on the altar of sacrifice? — T.H., Smithtown, New York
A: The norms regarding this topic, insofar as they exist at all, are found in the rites of Holy Communion and Eucharistic Worship Outside of Mass.