Ponder the Facts
See, especially, the Critical Information Section of MisguidedMissal.
Ponder Your Heart
See Journaling Questions below.
Ponder Your Conscience – Are you being called to take some action?
See MisguidedMissal options and Links to other initiatives.
+ What have I liked about the New Missal translation? Why?
+ What do these positives say about… My personal faith?
Our Catholic faith & tradition?
+ How will these positives help me to grow in faith and closer to our loving, gracious and merciful God?
How will they help my parish community to grow in faith?
+ What do I not like about the New Missal translation? Why?
+ What are the challenges and concerns these “discordant” areas bring…
… to my prayer life?
… to the life and prayer of my parish and the universal Church?
+ Do the positives above outweigh the negatives or vice versa?
+ Am I being called to take action in some way? If so, how?
+ Am I comfortable with what I hear my conscience saying?
+ How will I adapt my prayer (our family’s) prayer at the Eucharist to these new words and new meanings?
+ How do I feel about all the above and where God is leading me (our family) in this time of change?