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On the Entrance Hymn and Responsorial Psalm: "An Entrance Hymn and Responsorial Psalm -- in any language, chosen by the choir director and sung by people and choir -- were not excessive requests. To facilitate participation by all worshippers -- presider, assembly, choir and musicians, I would still ask the same things. Ultimately, it is the pastor who bears responsibility for the liturgy, not a choir director."
On the Latin Mass: 'The Latin Mass has resumed and the congregation and collection are growing."
On the hymnal used at other Masses: "We use the Adoremus hymnal."
Fr. Mayo said music lessons were discontinued after an arrangement could not be reached on the supervision of minors in the classes.