The Order Followed in the Consecration of a Bishop
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Publisher: Date:8/4/2009 - General Books LLC
By: Catholic Church
Excerpt from book: DECREE. WHEN, with the consent of his Ordinary, the master of ceremonies at the Cathedral Church of the diocese of New York, United States of America, petitioned the Sacred Congregation of Rites to declare "whether for the greater benefit of the faithful who do not understand the Latin Text of the Roman Pontifical: in particular to that part which treats of the conferring of Orders, as has been done in a volume entitled "The Rite of Ordination," according to the Roman Pontifical, by Rev. J. S. M. Lynch, Professor of Sacred Liturgy in the Provincial Seminary, at Troy, N. Y., etc., etc. The Sacred Congregation, through the undersigned secretary answered, on Feb. 3d, 1879, as follows: Let the Decree of Aug. 4th, 1877, in a case proposed by New York, stand. Cardinal Bartolini, Prefect. Mons. Placidio Ralli, Secretary of the S. C. B. Director quarumdam Ephemeridum Catholicarum, quae typis cuduntur Neo Eboraci, a Sacra Rituum Congregatione declarari petiit num prohibitum sit in libris nuncupatis Devotionis textui latino Ordinis Missae, ac praesertim Canonis, addere ver- sionem in lingua vulgari ? Sacra vero Rituum Congregatio, referente infrascrip- to Secretario, audito voto R. P. D. Lau- rentii Salvati S. Fidei Promotoris, decla- rare censuit: Libros eorumque versiones in lingua vernacula, de quibus agitur, a canonicis praescriptionibus et Apostolicis Decretis, Episcoporum auctoritati omnino reservari: ideoque licitum non esse Fi- delibus horum uti editionibus, nisi istae expressam prasseferant Episcoporum ad- probationem. Atque ita declaravit die 4 Augusti, 1877. (5703, Neo Eboracsn.) The director of a certain Catholic journal published in NewYork, petitioned the Sacred Congregation of Rites to declare if it were forbidden (in books of devotion) to add a translation ...