Why it is not okay to clap at mass
- 28 julio, 2014
- Publicado por: JC Moreno
- Categoría: English
Papa Ratzinger (before he was pope) put it best when he wrote in The Spirit of the Liturgy:
«Wherever applause breaks out in the liturgy because of some human achievement, it is a sure sign that the essence of liturgy has totally disappeared and been replaced by a kind of religious entertainment. Such attraction fades quickly – it cannot compete in the market of leisure pursuits, incorporating as it increasingly does various forms of religious titillation..