What Missal do we use?


I know the EF form of the Mass uses the 1962 Missal, but what does the OF use? I know there’s a 1973 missal, but not sure if there’s one that came after that.

Seems like an elementary question is should know the answer to, but I can’t ever remember anyone referring to it. Also, if there is one after '73 does anyone know what the changes were?

thanks in advance,



I think the latest edition of the Missale Romanum (OF) was released in 2002.


We use the Third Edition of the Roman Missal. The ICEL translation was copyrighted in 2010 and promulgated at Advent 2011 for use in English-speaking territories. This page has a lot of links that may or may not work; you may find them helpful.


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