Thursday, June 19, 2008

Irish liturgical Conference Reminder

Just a reminder about the upcoming Fota Liturgical Conference in the southern part of the Republic of Ireland this coming month. There is still time to register for this conference, which looks quite excellent:


Saturday, 12 July 2008


9.00: Opening
9.15: His Eminence Jorge M. Cardinal Mejia

The Translation Problem. Some observations not only linguistic.

10.00: Professor James Hitchcock
The 'Hermeneutic of Continuity' in the Church

10.45: Concelebrated Holy Mass in St. Colman's Cathedral, Cobh.

The Prinicpal Celebrant: His Eminence Jorge M. Cardinal Mejia

Novus Ordo in Latin, Missa Maria, Ianua Coeli [Collectio Missarum B.V.M.]

Music: The Lassus Scholars: Missa Papae Marcelli (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)

12.00: Luncheon at Fota

13.30: Dr. Alcuin Reid

The Liturgical Reform of Benedict XVI

14.30: Professor Manfred Hauke

Klaus Gamber, 'father' of the 'new liturgical movement'

15.30: Coffee

16.00: Mrs. Helen Hull Hitchcock

Benedict XVI and the 'Reform of the Reform'

17.00: Fr. Uwe Michael Lang

Sacred Art in the Thought of Joseph Ratzinger - Pope Benedict XVI [CHANGED]

18.00: Dr. Neil J. Roy

The Roman Canon: Deesis in Euchology

19.00: Professor Dennis McMahon

Translation Theory in Liturgiam Authenticam

20.00: Closing of the Conference

20.30: Gala Dinner

Registration: e-mail

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