The Catholic Sanctuary: And the Second Vatican Council Paperback – 1 Mar 1997
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Read this book before you let the "reformers" destroy your altar and sanctuary. This book will give you a good start to find the truth. A must read book.
A good companion to this book is "Liturgical Shipwreck." Where as LS focuses on the liturgy, this book focuses on the design of churches, specifically the sanctuary. (If you are unfamiliar with the term sanctuary, or if you think sanctuary means the whole inside of the church, the reason is for everything that happened after V2, but was not mandated by it.) It is not hard to see how liturgy and design go together. They complement each other. I went to a traditional Latin Mass celebrated at a church built after V2, and it was awkward. The altar and tabernacle and altar rails (temporary, of course), were all in different places.
Mr. Davies uses primary sources (primarily those of the council, those after the council, and statements of leaders after the council) to show how changes, such as the removal of the altar rail, mass celebrated "versus populum" and the location of the tabernacle; were not only not mandated by the council, but in most cases forbidden by it.
Once you read this book, ask yourself: will it bring God greater glory to worship like the great saints have done for centuries, or in a way constructed by a handful of men a couple decades ago?