Word changes in Liturgy of Word more faithful to Latin text

By Jeannie Petrus
CT editor

(Editor’s note:  This  article will focus on the changes in the first half of the Mass:  the Introductory Rites and the Liturgy of the Word.)

The basic structure of the Mass is divided into two main parts and two framing rites:  the Introductory Rites, the Liturgy of the Word, the Liturgy of the Eucharist, and the Concluding Rite.