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No missals at church? No problem. Download from our top list of Roman Catholic Missal apps!

[UPDATED for 2021] Did you finally get to church only to find the missals missing? To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, many dioceses ordered the removal of unnecessary “touch point” items in the pews like public missals. But you can remedy that by bringing in your own missal downloaded on you smartphone. We list […]

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Cardinal says using liturgy apps ‘desacralises’ prayer

He’s not just any ol’ Cardinal but THE cardinal charged with safeguarding liturgy and the discipline of the sacraments, and he doesn’t like mixing cell phones and prayer. In a talk given in Rome last month, Robert Cardinal Sarah, Prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and Discipline of the Sacraments, said that while he […]

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