Bishops of England & Wales fix date for ending use of musical settings according to the former ‘translation’ of the Missal
The Bishops of England and Wales have fixed the end date of the transitional period for implementing music in the new translation of the Roman Missal which was introduced in 2011. As from Pentecost Sunday, 8 June 2014 only settings of the Ordinary of the Mass using the new translation are permitted to be sung at Mass. Settings using the previous translation or paraphrased texts may no longer be used in our parishes, schools and communities.
Singing the Mass
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A resource to help Parishes and Schools deal with the end of the transitional period for implementing music in the new translation of the Roman Missal.
For more information visit romanmissal.org.uk