The Beauty of the Word: A Running Commentary on the Roman Missal

The Beauty of the Word: A Running Commentary on the Roman Missal

by Anthony Esolen
     
 


Why a new translation of the Roman Missal? Why the new responses at Mass? Guided by Anthony Esolen, a master translator and professor of literature, you'll go deep into the meaning of each part of the liturgy. Esolen explains the importance of this new translation, and provides context, scriptural references, notes which reference the original Latin text, and more… See more details below

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Why a new translation of the Roman Missal? Why the new responses at Mass? Guided by Anthony Esolen, a master translator and professor of literature, you'll go deep into the meaning of each part of the liturgy. Esolen explains the importance of this new translation, and provides context, scriptural references, notes which reference the original Latin text, and more. This is a must-have guide for unlocking the riches of the newly implemented and newly translated Roman Missal. The Beauty of the Word gives a comprehensive, step-by-step commentary to the changes in the Order of Mass (including Prefaces), the Proper of Time, and the Proper of Saints. The unique insights found in this book give the reader a full understanding of the scriptural, liturgical, linguistic, and pastoral rationale of the revised Missal.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781936260409
Publisher:
Magnificat
Publication date:
06/01/2012
Pages:
420
Sales rank:
912,468
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.80(d)

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