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Forgive me if I’m making an egregious mistake, but is this not the equivalent of the modern term “high mass”?
http://www.medieval.org/emfaq/cds/ssm2819.htm for another example.
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Subject: [M-R] meaning of magna missa?
Dear Learned Listmembers,
I was going through an early 12th century
monastic missal from the
I have never seen this term magna missa before; does it mean something like the main community mass (as opposed to the lesser masses?) I would appreciate knowing its precise significance if anyone has this info.