Using the New Roman Missal, Connall will highlight texts to deepen appreciation for the Mass, according to a press release.
Connall serves as the rector of the Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes. He was ordained a priest in 1992 after studying at Bishop White Seminary and The Catholic University of America in Washington D.C.
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