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Syro-Malabar priests continue to defy Rome

Priests across the Indian Archeparchy of Ernakulam-Angamaly have defied an ultimatum from Pope Francis’ special delegate and refused to adopt a new uniform version of the liturgy for the Syro-Malabar Catholic Church. Syro-Malabar priests say the Mass ad orientem: facing east. [1]