Saturday 16th June 2012 (Archive)

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Saturday - Theme of the Day: Exploring and Celebrating the Word of God which Nourishes our Communion. Mary as a “hearer of the Word” par excellence

The daily programme for the 50th International Eucharistic Congress from 11th until 16th June 2012 took place in the Royal Dublin Society (RDS). Statio Orbis, the Liturgy on the final day of the 50th International Eucharistic Congress, was celebrated in Croke Park, Dublin, on Sunday 17th June 2012.

Time Venue Language Event Type Name of Speaker Details Topic
8.30-9.00 Arena   Music & Continuity
   
9.00-9.30 Arena English
Italian
Morning prayer  Archbishop Piero Marini Pontifical Committee for the International Eucharistic Congresses, The Vatican  
10.00-10.45 Arena  English (Translation in French and Italian) Catechesis Archbishop Luis Antonio Tagle Archdiocese of Manila, Philippines  
11.00-11.40 Arena  English (Translation in French and Spanish) Testimony Professor John Monaghan Vice President, Society of St Vincent de Paul  
12.00-13.30 Arena  English (Translation in French and Spanish) Mass His Eminence, Robert Cardinal Sarah President, Pontifical Council "Cor Unum", The Vatican  
14.00-15.00 Hall 3 English
(Translation in Spanish)
Panel discussion Father Bede McGregor OP Legion of Mary Part 1: Mary and the New Evangelisation 
14.00-15.00 Hall 5B English Workshop Sr Moya Hegarty OSU St Angela's College, Sligo, Ireland Make a Place for the Word in Your Heart
14.00 Hall 2A English (Translation in Italian) Workshop Mr Brendan O'Reilly Council for Catechetics, Irish Catholic Bishops' Conference Share the Good News
14.00-15.00 Hall 5D English Panel of speakers Sr Una Agnew SSL and Rev Dr Jack Finnegan SDB  All Ireland Spiritual Guidance Association (AISGA) Spiritual Direction/Guidance in Ireland Today
14.00-15.00 Hall 5, Lansdowne English Talk Father Eamon Kelly LC Pontifical Institute, Notre Dame of Jerusalem Centre, Jerusalem Encountering the Lord in the Holy Land
14.00-15.00 Hall 5E English  Group reflection Dr Anne Codd PBVM, Ms Julieann Moran and team
Council for Pastoral Renewal and Adult Faith Development, Irish Catholic Bishops' Conference
Communion and Co-responsibility coming to life in pastoral practice
14.00-15.00 Hall 7 English (Translation in Spanish) Dialogue Rev Dr Kieran O'Mahony OSA  Orlagh Retreat Centre, Dublin

Why no Lord's Supper in the Fourth Gospel? Critical issues of faith and practice

 


14.00-15.00 Hall 5C Irish and English Workshop Ms Padraigín Clancy Lecturer, author and broadcaster in Celtic Heritage and Spirituality, Parish Pastoral Council, Aran Islands Urnaí agus Spioradáltacht na nGael/ 
Celtic Prayer and Wisdom
14.00-15.00 Hall 5A English/Sign Workshop (Deaf Track 5) Ms Nicole Clark and Mr Askur Meade Fernández International Catholic Foundation for the Service of Deaf Persons
Sharing the Flame; Passing the Torch
14.00-15.00 Hall 2B English (Translation in French) Workshop

Abbot Mark Patrick Hederman OSB

 

Glenstal Abbey

 

James Joyce and the Structure of the Mass

 

14.00-15.00 Hall 9 English Workshop Ms Jane Mellet Parish pastoral worker, Archdiocese of Dublin Scripture and Small Groups
15.30-16.30 Hall 3 English (Translation in Spanish) Panel discussion Father Paul Churchill Legion of Mary

Part 2: Mary and the New Evangelisation 

15.30-16.30 Hall 5B English Workshop Ms Lena Meehan and team

SPRED (Special Religious Development), Diocese of Down and Connor 

SPRED - Spiritual development for people with learning disabilities

15.30-16.30 Hall 5C English  Workshop

Mr Joseph McDonagh and Mr Ian Murphy

 


St Anthony's Parish, Clontarf, Dublin

 


John Main Meditation

 


15.30-16.30 Hall 5A English Workshop Ms Julieann Moran, Dr Anne Codd PBVM and Mr John Colgan

Council for Pastoral Renewal and Adult Faith Development, Irish Catholic Bishops' Conference

 

 

Living Communion, Vision and Practice for Parish Pastoral Councils in Ireland Today

 

15.30-16.30 Hall 5D French Workshop Sr Marie Laetitia Youchtchenko OP
Dominican Sisters of the Roman Province Evangile et Les Mysteres de la Lumière
15.30-16.30 Hall 5, Lansdowne

English/Sign

Workshop (Deaf Track 4) Dr Marcel Broesterhuizen and Rev Josef Rothkopf International Catholic Foundation for the Service of Deaf Persons, Belgium, Germany

Ministering Where No Bird Sings

 


15.30-16.30 Hall 2A English
(Translation in Spanish)
Talk Rev Dr Eugene Duffy Mary Immaculate College pf Education, Limerick When the Christian Community gathers on Sunday in the Absence of the Presbyter: What Happens?
15.30-17.00 Hall 2B Italian and
English
Community meeting Dr Maria Voce and Father Giancarlo Faletti President and Co-President of the Focolare Movement Word of Life
15.30-16.30 Hall 5E English Group reflection

Pastoral Renewal and Adult Faith Development Team

 

Council for Pastoral Renewal and Adult Faith Development, Irish Catholic Bishops' Conference

 

Communion and Co-responsibility: coming to life in pastoral practice

 

15.30-16.30 Hall 7 English Concert Sr Bernadette Sweeney RSC and Ms Joanna Crooks St Agnes's Community String Orchestra, Dublin Discovering Music Together
15.30-16.30 Hall 9 English Workshop Mr David Payne Catholic Faith Exploration (CaFE) Renewing the Parish and Reaching the Lapsed

Liturgical music for the Congress 


Read more about the liturgical music performed during the Congress. Download PDF.

Download a print friendly PDF for each day of the Congress programme. 

Download Congress programme for Sunday 10th June
Download Congress programme for Monday 11th June
Download Congress programme for Tuesday 12th June
Download Congress programme for Wednesday 13th June
Download Congress programme for Thursday 14th June
Download Congress programme for Friday 15th June
Download Congress programme for Saturday 16th June
Download Congress programme for Sunday 17th June

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