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The Pope also said churches should not use lectors who garble their words so ‘no one can understand a thing’

New hymns and the responsorial psalm are particularly unpopular, the study found

The Pope recommended that priests observe the brief silence before the opening prayer of Mass

He also called on parents to teach children how to make the sign of the cross properly

Christians need to draw strength from the Eucharist to live out the Gospel, the Pope said

‘Father Leopold Celebrates Mass’ has become a successful ministry for one Catholic family

The Eucharist is ‘the highest, most sublime’ way of encountering God’s love, Pope Francis said

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Andrea Grillo said he was ‘not part of any Vatican commission’

The cardinal said he did not see the need for the greeting when God’s Real Presence in the Holy Eucharist alone suffices