Latin returning to Mass
By Julia Duin
THE WASHINGTON TIMES
January 31, 2006
More and more Catholics are longing for Latin, the language of scholars, Gregorian chant and the Mass.
Some say it’s all part of the general trend back to the classics of Western civilization. All the Rev. Franklyn McAfee knows is that when he announced earlier this month he was starting up free Latin classes on Saturday mornings at St. John the Beloved Catholic Church in McLean, more than 70 parishioners packed the first session.