The Bishop of Portsmouth on making converts, his teenage crisis of faith and his outspoken opposition to same-sex marriage
Topic: Latin Mass
Every time I spend any time abroad, I wonder why, in a ‘global world’, we abandoned a global liturgy
Mass in Latin unified the world Church: the vernacular has Balkanised it
The new translation of the Mass is a huge success. But why, oh why, are we stuck with the clumsy old version of the Agnus Dei?
All the same, I am profoundly grateful for what we now have. Never again ‘And also with you’
If you want a complete new rite Latin liturgy you have to go either to the very top or bottom of Britain
The Pope’s wishes are quite clear. But are our bishops carrying them out?
On the eve of the third anniversary of Summorum Pontificum Fr Gary Dickson says it is unfair to accuse the bishops of obstructing liturgical reform
It’s time to move on from the debate about ritualism versus activism, says Dominic Scarborough