Singaporeans prepare for new Missal translation
Singapore is set to be among first to embrace the new translation of the Missal, reports The Straits Times.
August 2, 2011
English-speaking Catholic churches worldwide are expected to use the new text from Nov 27 - on the first Sunday of Advent.
The first in a series of information sessions for priests and Singapore's 185,000 Catholics began this week, and children will be taught the changes in Catechism classes from next week.
S'pore Catholics to make switch early (The Straits Times)
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