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New English RC mass

From the Revd Theresa Jones

Sir, — Paul Vallely’s view (Comment, 16 September) of the language and theology of the new RC mass as “clumsy, wooden, sexist, and archaic” had my vote, but then I was heartened as I read on and learned that “apologists talk of recapturing the mysterium tremendum.”

That is good news. Rudolf Otto, who coined the phrase “mysterium tremendum et ...

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