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Units of liturgical measurement

By Phil Lawler (bio - articles - email) | Dec 26, 2011

Does your computer have one of those convenient functions that provides instant conversion of various units of measurement: length, weight, area, volume, temperature, etc? If so, maybe you could help out some reporters for Newsday, whose report on Christmas Mass at the Rockville Centre cathedral betrayed some serious confusion:

But the hourlong Mass, consisting as it always does of Missals, was a bit different this year.

So how many Missals are there in a Mass?

 

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