Daily Archives: September 9, 2017

Motu proprio “Magnum Principium”—a translation

Originally posted on Dominus mihi adjutor:
Herewith my hasty and rough translation of the pope’s new motu proprio, Magnum Principium. Comments to follow in due course. The great principle, confirmed by the Second Vatican Ecumenical Council, according to which liturgical…

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Magnum Principium: Why the Fuss?

Originally posted on Dominus mihi adjutor:
Not unreasonable, some people in social media are at a loss as to why there is such a fuss about the change to canon law, and so liturgical law, in the pope’s just-released motu…

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Moto proprio “Magnum Principium”

Originally posted on Dominus mihi adjutor:
It has dropped. Not in L”Osservatore Romano as expected, but on the Vatican website. As yet it is only in Latin and Italian, so it will take some time for those slow in those…

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Catholics debate: what Rees-Mogg got right and wrong

Jacob Rees-Mogg’s valiant public defence of Catholic principles on the early morning TV show, despite the relentless bullying tactics of the interviewers, has given rise to an unprecedented reaction from the general public. Leaving aside the many angry, negative responses … Continue reading

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