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The priest becoming a showman is a problem with the Novus Ordo liturgy that we haven't solved The best active participation is to lose ourselves in the Sacred Liturgy
mccallansteve
Sadly, many NO priest feel they must entertain and many parishioners demand it.
pmfji
Lol - ‘nervous order’!
John A Cassani
It’s an unsolvable problem, as long as the priest is facing the people while praying to God. The solution is to celebrate the traditional way. It is too great a temptation to many priests to become showmen. Others end up developing affected “prayer voices” that are rather off putting. The only solution that can’t be considered is the only one that can work.
Veritas Imperat
Today, in the Liturgical Calendar, the only one that is valid and should be observed (VETUS ORDO of course) is St. Jean Marie Baptiste Vianney, Cure' d'Ars. Renowned for his supernatural powers to convert and the Patron Saint of Parish Priests. I would hope that all the 'lost in novus ordo' priests genuflect in front of Cure' d'Ars' Image and pray the entire night. Maybe they will be 'found …More
Today, in the Liturgical Calendar, the only one that is valid and should be observed (VETUS ORDO of course) is St. Jean Marie Baptiste Vianney, Cure' d'Ars. Renowned for his supernatural powers to convert and the Patron Saint of Parish Priests. I would hope that all the 'lost in novus ordo' priests genuflect in front of Cure' d'Ars' Image and pray the entire night. Maybe they will be 'found converted' to the true religion they promised faith, when they were ordained.