Analysis

Commentary on matters of current concern


On Cardinal Arinze's First Two Months at the Congregation for Divine Worship by John Allen, National Catholic Reporter


The Liturgy as Battlefield: What Do "Restorationists" Want? by Rembert G. Weakland, O.S.B., Archbishop of Milwaukee


On Liturgiam Authenticam,
Fifth "Instruction for the Right Application of the Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy"
Issued by the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments

Effective April 25, 2001:

Liturgiam authenticam: Canonical Observations by John M. Huels, O.S.M., professor of canon law at Saint Paul University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

TRADUTTORE / TRADITORE by Tom Elich, Editor of LITURGY NEWS, Brisbane, Australia

Ecumenist calls Rome’s translation norms unrealistic, authoritarian by Horace T. Allen, Jr., professor of worship at Boston University School of Theology (Commentary in National Catholic Reporter)

The Art of Translation by Alan Hommerding, Editor of "AIM: Liturgy Resources"

Blunt Review of Liturgiam Authenticam by Peter Cullinane, Bishop of Palmerston North, New Zealand

Making the Good News Clear by Richard J. Sklba, Auxiliary Bishop of Milwaukee


On the General Instruction of the Roman Missal -
Revised edition (IGMR2000) released by the Secretariat of the
United States Bishops' Committee on the Liturgy in July 2000:

Good Liturgy: From Above or From Below? by Leroy T. Matthiesen, Bishop Emeritus of Amarillo

1975 GIRM and new GIRM paragraph numbers

Observations by Rev. Jan Michael Joncas on the BCL Secretariat's translation of IGMR2000

Comments by Tom Elich of the Liturgical Commission in Australia concerning IGMR2000

Australian Bishops Comment on New General Instruction

Bishops from England and Wales Comment on New General Instruction