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The Instruction insists that the whole Church should have access to its riches, says Dr Alcuin Reid

There are too many difficulties attending both the Novus Ordo and the Old Rite

Cardinal Kurt Koch of the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of Christian Unity says the Pope has launched a new liturgical reform

And what exactly constitutes a ‘pastoral need’?

Seminaries should train priests in the Extraordinary Form ‘if pastoral needs suggest it’, the Vatican’s instruction says

Here we publish the full text of the Vatican’s long-awaited instruction, Universae Ecclesiae

At least we can be united on life issues

Pope Benedict has said the objective of Conciliar reform was not to change the rite and texts of the liturgy but to renew the sense of Paschal Mystery

Historic celebration at Minster

Hundreds of Catholics attend an Extraordinary Form Mass in York Minster for the first time since the Reformation

Traditional liturgical language will be part of the Anglican patrimony; and one day, we might be able to use it, too