By Christopher Lux
I’d never ever gone to a Latin Mass. We had never desired to get. Although the Latin Mass was growing in appeal among U.S. and Canadian Catholics, it always puzzled me personally that anybody may wish to head to a Mass they could understand n’t. That all chang ed for me personally in Ecuador.
Final my wife, son, and I moved to Cuenca year. We went to Mass said in Spanish, mostly in the cathedral, though we sometimes went along to a few other churches. Every we sat surrounded by Ecuadorians, listening to a Mass we didn’t understand — that is, we didn’t understand the language of the Mass sunday. Needless to say, we knew that which was happening considering that the purchase for the Mass is universal.
Our five-year-old reported he didn’t determine what the priest ended up being saying, and I additionally also had doubts about attending the Spanish Mass. (more…)