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US bishops approve new hymn translations for the Liturgy of the Hours

November 13, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: “By preserving the original meters of the Latin hymns, without the extraneous addition of rhyme,” ICEL [the International Commission on English in the Liturgy] in its new translations “has preserved the poetic nature of the hymns, without distorting the texts or losing theological content,” according to the report.

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