Liturgiam Authenticam - Fifth Instruction on Vernacular Translation of the Roman Liturgy
Issued by the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments
Envisioning "a new era of liturgical renewal," the Congregation for Divine Worship addresses various issues including inclusive language, inculturation, and suitable languages for translation, as it sets forth the principles to be followed in the translation of all liturgical texts. Laid out in a side-by-side, Latin-English format, this definitive presentation of the Instruction is written for liturgists, musicians, catechists, scholars, and parish and diocesan pastoral leaders who work with prayer and worship. Includes complete text of the fourth instruction Varietates Legitimae: Inculturation and the Roman Liturgy.