I forgot to mention in my previous post this fascinating resource which Joseph Shaw pointed me at.
Here you can see all the readings in the Old Missal, along with an analysis of the proportions from the different Gospels, OT v. NT and so on. On a linked page, you can also see the stats for the EF Missal and the New Lectionary compared.
All very interesting, and certainly demonstrates how much more of theBible we have read in the new system.
Never let it be said I take a wholly one-sided approach to this issue (though in fact, I will argue later, as I have before, that more is not necessarily better in this particular instance).
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