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Pope Reverses Benedict, Reimposes Restrictions on Latin Mass

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Pope Reverses Benedict, Reimposes Restrictions on Latin Mass

"Pope Francis re imposes restrictions on mass celebrated in Latin pope Francis has cracked down on the celebration of the old Latin mass by reversing one of pope Benedict the sixteenth signature decisions he said he was re imposing restrictions because Benedict's reform have become a source of division in the Roman Catholic Church Francis issued a new law requiring individual bishops to approve celebrations of the old Tridentine mass this move is a major challenge to traditionalist Catholics opposed to the second Vatican Council which allowed mass to be celebrated in the vernacular traditionalist immediately denounced it as a devastating attack on the old liturgy I'm Walter Ratliff

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