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Parishioners use Mass guides during a Sunday
morning service at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Alexandria, Va. (CNS
photo/Nancy Phelan Wiechec)
“reform of the reform” has had a few setbacks of late. Less than a
month ago, Pope Francis told the Italian bishops: “We can affirm with
certainty and magisterial authority that the liturgical reform is
irreversible.” On Sept. 9, with a new motu proprio, he
delivered another decisive blow to those who would roll back the
liturgical reforms of the Second Vatican Council. “Magnum Principium”restores
and strengthens the council’s call for local bishops’ conferences to
have authority with regard to the approval of translations into the