A Catholic Concern

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

The following author maintains that worship reflects the changing perceptions of people involved in the ongoing life of the world. It is imperative, therefore, that worship renewal be a continuous process; listening to the report of the social sciences is one way to promote renewal.

Liturgical Reform as Continuous Event. During most of the church's history, liturgical reform has been characterized by fevered sprints after long periods of inactivity. This is as unhealthy for a social body as...


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