Volume 12

Volume 12 (2008)

Numbers One, Two, and Three


Cardinal Jorge Mejia, “The Problem of Translation: Some Linguistic and Other Considerations”

Michael K. Magee, “Receiving the Tradition: Three Windows into the Thought of Pope Benedict XVI on the Liturgy”


Keith Lemna, “Louis Bouyer’s Defense of Religion and the Sacred: Sacrifice and the Primacy of Divine Gift in Christian Liturgy”

Thomas M. Kocik, “The ‘Reform of the Reform’ in Broad Context: Re-engaging the Living Tradition”

Jack Custer, “The Eucharist as Thanksgiving Sacrifice”

Dietrich Böhler, SJ, “The Role of the Psalter in Praying the Liturgy of the Hours”

Heather McCune Bruhn, “Late-Gothic Architectural Monstrances and Their Use During the Feast and Octave of Corpus Christi”

Uwe Michael Lang, “The Crisis of Sacred Art and the Sources for Its Renewal in the Thought of Pope Benedict XVI”

Matthew Alderman, “Heaven Made Manifest: An Architectural Solution for The Spirit of the Liturgy”


Daniel Mitsui, “The New Retablo in Mission Basilica San Juan Capistrano”

James Hitchcock, “Continuity and Disruption in the Liturgy: A Cultural Approach”

Helen Hull Hitchcock, Pope Benedict XVI and the “Reform of the Reform”

Michael J. McCallion, “Sunday in American Culture: A Sociologist’s Perspective”

Michael Monshau, “The Homiletic Movement Prior to Vatican II”

Book Reviews

Moyra Doorly, No Place for God: The Denial of the Transcendent in Modern Church Architecture Reviewed by Michael Lewis

Amnon Linder, Raising Arms: Liturgy and the Struggle to Liberate Jerusalem in the Late Middle Ages Reviewed by Michael Carlin

Thomas E. Woods, Sacred Then and Sacred Now: The Return of the Old Latin Mass Reviewed by John Joy

Institut d’Estudis Catalans, Sacred Miscellània Litúrgica Catalana, XIV Reviewed by Michael Carlin

Michael Walsh, A New Dictionary of Saints Reviewed by Joseph Caudle

Laurence Paul Hemming, Worship as Revelation: The Past, Present and Future of Catholic Liturgy Reviewed by Keith Lemna

Institut d’Estudis Catalans, Sacred Miscellània Litúrgica Catalana, XV Reviewed by Michael Carlin

Anthony Ruff, Sacred Music and Liturgical Reform: Treasures and Transformations Reviewed by Myron B. Patterson

Jürgen Barsch and Bernhard Schneider (eds), Liturgie und Lebenswelt. Studien zur Gottesdienst-und Frommigkeitsgeschichte zwichen Tridentinum und Vatikanum II Reviewed by Alkuin Volker Schachenmayr