During the coming year, 2016, the Order of Preachers will be celebrating our 800th anniversary. Throughout the world the various provinces will be sponsoring celebratory events. One of these, that would be of interest to readers of this blog will occur in Toulouse, France. It is:
Events of interest include:
|13th-Century Dominican Chant|
Lectures on Dominican Chant and Liturgy by Marcel Pérès (throughout the year).
Office of St. Dominic in Dominican Chant (Jan. 28, 2016)
Mass of Pentecost in the Dominican Rite (May 16, 2016)
Office of St. Thomas Aquinas (Jan. 28, 2017)
Classes and Study Circles on the Chant (throughout the year.
The program (in French) and enrollment forms can be downloaded in PDF format here.
On the same topic, I am pleased to announce that Saturday, Sept. 19, at 10:00 am in the Basilica of St. Mary (Minneapolis), there will be a Missa Cantata in the Dominican Rite celebrated by Fr. Dominic Holtz, O.P., professor of theology at the Angelicum University in Rome. More information my be found here.