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The pews are alive: whether the sound of music has them singing to the mountains or running for the hills, U.S. Catholic readers agree that Mass to the sounds of silence would just be flat. Dault, Kira Mar 1, 2014 1743
Best practices for worship. Baker, Karen Mar 1, 2014 1897
Archbishop blesses pax Christi vows. Gunter, Julie Feb 14, 2014 832
Look back on NCR history: National Catholic Reporter was first printed Oct. 28, 1964. To prepare for our 50th anniversary next year. I have been dipping into our archives, relearning our past, and I am sharing some of highlights. Below are headlines that appeared in the early years between the dates Dec. 6-19:. Coday, Dennis Dec 6, 2013 522
Don't look now. Rose, Molly Jo Oct 1, 2013 1164
Red Mass slated for Sarasota. Brief article Sep 15, 2013 117
Our Sunday best. O'Connell-Cahill, Catherine Essay Sep 1, 2013 668
Is Francis banning the ancient rite of the mass? Brief article Sep 1, 2013 231
Bishop: address priests' dissatisfaction with Mass prayers. Morris-Young, Dan Jul 5, 2013 806
Demand reverence. Coren, Michael Column Jul 1, 2013 747
Can we use real bread at Mass? Switzer, John Jul 1, 2013 456
Priests dislike new Mass translations, survey says. McElwee, Joshua J. Jun 7, 2013 947
Forgiveness is the only way to begin. Leach, Michael Apr 12, 2013 1188
Election raises alarm for some Latin Mass fans. Roewe, Brian Mar 29, 2013 817
Speaking from experience: having laypeople preach at Mass would give voice to a much-needed perspective on how to live the faith. Dix, Karen Essay Mar 1, 2013 2318
Altar boys. Beresford, David Essay Mar 1, 2013 833
Bettering Nigeria through faith. Brief article Jan 18, 2013 150
Ad orientem. Brief article Dec 1, 2012 132
By their fruits ... Scherer-Emunds, Meinrad Dec 1, 2012 462
Words fail us: the view from the pulpit: the new missal has made priests watch their language, but after one year most say the meaning of the Mass is getting lost in translation. Alessi, Scott Dec 1, 2012 2753
Words fail us: the view from the pew: reporting straight from the pews after a year of the new translations, U.S. Catholic readers say they are still stumbling through the prayers. Murphy-Gill, Meghan Dec 1, 2012 2760
Language barrier: an old principle of canon law offers guidance on the new Mass translations. Knight, David M. Dec 1, 2012 1922
Hands link at border mass. Brief article Nov 23, 2012 166
Bishops rule out all titles but 'Lamb of God' in litany. McElwee, Joshua J. Nov 8, 2012 1265
Pope warns of spiritual 'desert'. Brief article Nov 8, 2012 171
Is the Mass still celebrated as a sacrifice? Schorn, Joel Column Oct 1, 2012 441
Say 'I do' at Sunday Mass: when couples plan to tie the knot, the entire parish community should be included on the guest list. Alessi, Scott Column Sep 1, 2012 1830
'Suffered'. Archer, Peter; de Leeuw, Kees Brief article Aug 31, 2012 224
Clothes don't make the mass: the fashion police should check their badges at the church door. Rose, Molly Jo Jul 1, 2012 3102
At Holy Thursday Mass, pope criticizes priests' disobedience. Glatz, Carol Apr 27, 2012 646
Creative priest resigns over strict missal requirements. McClory, Robert Feb 17, 2012 368
Bringing God to the rhythms of our days. Winters, Michael Sean Column Feb 3, 2012 924
Midnight masses canceled. Brief article Jan 6, 2012 127
With some giggles and retakes, missal debuts. Roberts, Tom Dec 9, 2011 1456
Poorly worded: the translators of the new Mass prayers have neglected one cardinal rule: consider your audience. O'Malley, William J. Dec 1, 2011 1110
Where did the new Mass translations come from? Cones, Bryan Dec 1, 2011 501
Deaf Catholics prepare for new missal: Web training resources offer starting point for implementing Mass changes in American Sign Language. Ryan, Zoe Oct 14, 2011 1285
In South Africa, outrage gives way to acceptance of translations: editor's note: this is one in an occasional series about the new missal translation that NCR will publish in the runup to the translation's official release in November. Dachs, Bronwen Sep 16, 2011 837
Someone is always unhappy with the music. Nussbaum, Melissa Musick Viewpoint essay Aug 19, 2011 1046
Good news. Sweas, Megan Brief article Aug 1, 2011 110
And lead us not into temper tantrums: it takes a parish to make a family--with rambunctious toddlers--feel welcome. Schlumpf, Heidi Column Aug 1, 2011 3032
Why is there no mention of transubstantiation in the creed? Switzer, John Aug 1, 2011 459
Let the sun shine in. Scherer-Emunds, Meinrad Jul 1, 2011 481
New Mass translation in production. Brief article Jun 10, 2011 136
The objective quality of the sacred liturgy. Roy, Neil J. Jun 1, 2011 2237
Vatican urges welcome, with a warning, for traditionalists. Allen, John L., Jr. May 27, 2011 1176
The importance of the Easter Vigil. Procure, Jaye Apr 1, 2011 767
Actors in their own reconstruction. Brief article Jan 21, 2011 177
Postcards from the pews: if you get yourself to Mass, you never quite know what will hit you. O'Connell-Cahill, Catherine Essay Jan 1, 2011 623
Mass disruption: the new translation of the liturgy will speak volumes about the church that prays it. Cones, Bryan Column Dec 1, 2010 756
Tips for a kid-friendly parish: Catholic parents think outside the cry room. Schlumpf, Heidi Nov 26, 2010 1104
Steep decline in mass attendance. Brief article Nov 1, 2010 125
Critical mass: Catholic bishops use annual religious service to lecture Supreme Court about controversial issues. Bathija, Sandhya Nov 1, 2010 1279
New Roman Missal approved for Advent 2011 rollout. Sep 3, 2010 371
Adjusting to a new style: with new translation, liturgy may run roughshod for a while, but we will also realize how much will stay the same. Turner, Paul Jul 23, 2010 1214
Well-worn Mass kit links priests across generations. Langlois, Ed Jul 23, 2010 405
When did we start celebrating Mass in Latin? Tufano, Victoria M. Jul 1, 2010 472
Return on investment: principle, plus interest, along with appreciating values? It's not a mortgage, it's Mass. Scobey, Annemarie Viewpoint essay Jul 1, 2010 708
Going for gold. Brief article Feb 19, 2010 160
When it's hard to be a catholic: a priest's advice for a friend wrestling with faith. Iacona, Francesco Feb 1, 2010 1159
Priests allowed into camps. Brief article Dec 25, 2009 173
Humpty Dumpty in the Vatican. Grimm, William Dec 25, 2009 888
Liturgy as theater: going to mass should be an awesome, sacred drama. Gurka, Gerald Dec 11, 2009 1933
Bad news. Scherer-Emunds, Meinrad Brief article Nov 1, 2009 105
Solemn High Mass. Brief article Nov 1, 2009 110
Autism, the mass and religious education. Gallagher, Tom Oct 16, 2009 1060
Reading the word Sotto Voce: reading the word of God in the context of a Mass is radically different from public speaking. McManaman, Doug Essay Oct 1, 2009 858
Vatican denies 'reform of reform': source says missal changes pose enough liturgical upheaval. Allen, John L., Jr. Sep 18, 2009 792
Bishop returns to facing altar in cathedral Masses. Coday, Dennis Sep 4, 2009 832
Latin Mass: two-thirds of Catholics have no opinion. Sep 4, 2009 370
Incoming missal: get ready for changes to your Sunday Mass. Nixon, J. Peter Essay Aug 1, 2009 3255
Mixed messages: the new Catholic translations of the Mass pose a stumbling block to ecumenical relations, says a Lutheran liturgy scholar. Johnson, Maxwell E. Excerpt Aug 1, 2009 647
The reason I'm for the wider use of the Tridentine Mass is ... Brief article Aug 1, 2009 123
The reason I'm against wider use of the Tridentine Mass is ... Brief article Aug 1, 2009 216
I like the Mass I attend because ... Brief article Aug 1, 2009 149
The biggest effect of increasing celebrations of the Tridentine Mass will be ... Brief article Aug 1, 2009 237
If I were pope and faced with appeals to allow wider use of the Tridentine Mass, I would ... Brief article Aug 1, 2009 260
General comments. Brief article Aug 1, 2009 266
Feeding the hunger: offering Christ's Body and Blood to fellow parishioners helps this Catholic find a fuller Communion. Walsh, Joseph Aug 1, 2009 1003
Death row Masses OK'ed. Brief article Jul 24, 2009 129
Orissa revisited. Clarke, Kevin Brief article Jul 1, 2009 85
U Mass: at small group celebrations, college students learn the power of praying for and with each other. Jacob, Katherine Jul 1, 2009 977
Ft. Lauderdale Red Mass. Brief article Jun 1, 2009 104
Daily mass: the spiritual heartbeat of the community. Klarer, Rita May 29, 2009 666
Communion, coffee and a sausage biscuit. McCarty, Patty Personal account May 29, 2009 688
We are family: calling each other brothers and sisters isn't just a churchy cliche, it's a call to care for one another. Camille, Alice Essay Apr 1, 2009 1355
A tale of two churches: in a Catholic church in China, Mass was a choice, not an obligation. Kaszar, Frank Essay Dec 26, 2008 1148
Where to put the sign of peace? Allen, John L., Jr. Dec 12, 2008 872
Taking community out of Communion. Column Dec 12, 2008 500
Red Mass set for October in Stuart. Brief article Oct 1, 2008 260
Rain delay: Jesus is for those who feel as if life threw them a curveball. O'Connell-Cahill, Catherine Jul 1, 2008 600
Nearer, my God, to thee: mass celebrated at a nursing home gives a priest some of that old-time religion. Hannon, Patrick Jun 1, 2008 981
Pope Benedict XVI's comments give pause. May 12, 2008 478
Traditionalists won't reconcile. Brief article May 2, 2008 139
Breakfast at St. Mary's: when graham crackers and sippy cups become the main course at the Lord's Supper, this cranky Catholic is not amused. Carberry, Mary Margaret May 1, 2008 570
Chosen few get stadium tickets for papal Masses. Mar 7, 2008 375
Retreat to the border. Brief article Nov 9, 2007 163
Mass celebrated on Chicago streets where people were gunned down. Martin, Michelle Oct 5, 2007 398
Ad altare dei. Crenshaw, David Brief article Sep 28, 2007 146
Dutch proposal was 'surprise'. Brief article Sep 28, 2007 113
Translation to come by 2009. Brief article Sep 21, 2007 155
Just waiting for the word. McCarty, Patty Aug 17, 2007 409
The Latin Mass: the laity will decide. Chittister, Joan Aug 3, 2007 823
Opinion divided on Mass decision: some downplay demand for old rite, but other liturgists predict confusion. Allen, John L., Jr. Jul 20, 2007 1294
Two rites, two coffee carts and a parish divided. Nussbaum, Melissa Musick Jul 20, 2007 904
Full participation before all else. Editorial Jul 20, 2007 777
Tridintine Mass authorized. Jul 6, 2007 137
Political, practical fallout possible from Latin Mass ruling. Allen, John L., Jr. Nov 24, 2006 866
Laity must not purify vessels. Brief article Nov 3, 2006 152
We're just not that into you: why aren't more young adults making it to Mass? We went straight to the source for answers. Their reasons, they say, range from a crowded calendar to disenchantment with the church to just prefering to stay in with the Sunday paper. LaReau, Renee M. Oct 1, 2006 2519
10 reason not to go to mass (and one really good reason why you should). Augustine Pierce, Gregory F. Oct 1, 2006 1450
Is it ok to clap at mass? Philippart, David Oct 1, 2006 469
Text change. Cones, Bryan Brief article Aug 1, 2006 101
Securing the peace as liturgy wars fade. Allen, John L., Jr. Jun 30, 2006 1163
At least a year before Mass changes implemented. Feuerherd, Joe Jun 30, 2006 565
Jarring history of the liturgy wars. Editorial Jun 30, 2006 962
Liturgy head criticizes new translation. Allen, John L., Jr. Apr 28, 2006 977
Put me in, coach! Instead of Monday morning quarterbacking, this Catholic decides it's time for him--and us--to jump in and play. Cortes-Sjoberg, Santiago Mar 1, 2006 751
Starting point. McGowan, Joseph Brief Article Jan 6, 2006 356
Bush, Roberts join flock at 'Red Mass'. Nov 1, 2005 666
Mass translation draft approved. Brief Article Oct 21, 2005 175
On the station churches route: English-speaking Catholics revive ancient custom in the Eternal City. Allen, John L., Jr. Jul 15, 2005 510
Television, newspaper and radio station news departments failed their audiences on Christmas Day and the day after. Frohlichstein, Tripp Brief Article Feb 1, 2005 180
Starting point. Jablonski, Tom Brief Article Jan 7, 2005 351
Why 'for all' in the words of the consecration? Dec 1, 2004 1994
Mass in ruins of first English Catholic church in Ontario. Oct 1, 2004 339
7 habits of highly effective mass-goers: the secret to getting the most out of Mass may be easier than you think. Try these seven simple steps that allow the Mass to do its work on you. Philippart, David Jun 1, 2004 3150
Feed my sheep. Gumbleton, Thomas May 14, 2004 420
Pope to Cheney: world needs peace. Allen, John L., Jr. Feb 6, 2004 1041
Liturgical coup is a lousy way to do business. Editorial Jan 30, 2004 505
New Mass translation said to be 'elegant,' closer to the Latin. Allen, John L., Jr. Jan 23, 2004 1281
In India, life leavens liturgy; tribal village Mass embraces scripture, tradition and culture. Gonsalves, Francis Jan 23, 2004 732
Infighting in the Vatican over new mass "rules." Brief Article Dec 22, 2003 264
Priestless Sundays a contentious issue; gay marriage rejected. Feurherd, Joe Nov 21, 2003 960
Bring back the beadle: new regulations proposed by the Vatican show a church ever more consumed by minutiae. Unsworth, Tim Nov 21, 2003 1159
Bikin' for Jesus. Brief Article Nov 1, 2003 279
Is the Mass still a sacrifice? Schorn, Joel Sep 1, 2003 401
Mess or mass? (spirituality cafe). Hendrickson, Mary Lynn Brief Article Jul 1, 2003 285
Resigned cardinal joins landmark Latin Mass: liturgy at papal basilica seen as Vatican gesture of reconciliation with Catholic traditionalists. (World). Allen, John, L., Jr. Jun 6, 2003 831
A not-so-perpetual novena for peace. (Odds & Ends). Gilmour, Peter Jun 1, 2003 587
Pinocchio's lesson of freedom and surrender. (Viewpoint). Zalot, Bill May 30, 2003 774
North Koreans attend Seoul Mass. (News in Brief: Korea). Brief Article May 1, 2003 170
U.S. version of instructions for Mass approved by Vatican. (Nation). Donovan, Gill Brief Article Apr 25, 2003 200
Ban on Mass eulogies raises issues of church practice. (Nation). Feb 14, 2003 619
TV Mass brings the church to the people who built it. (Ministries). Lefevere, Patricia Jan 17, 2003 1767
Mass transforms the pattern of our daily lives: I share the cup with someone I might avoid sitting with at the ballpark. (Family Life). Nussbaum, Melissa Musick Nov 15, 2002 2201

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