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McGrath Institute for Church Life

Notre Dame Center for Liturgy

39th Annual Conference, 2011

June 20-22, 2011

        June liturgy conference Notre Dame 2011










Preparation is required to enter into the liturgy, celebrating the liturgy causes transformation, transformation leads to deeper preparation for the liturgy.

Theme and Presenters:

The 39th annual liturgy conference explores how full, conscious, and active participation in liturgical prayer requires a formation in the Christian kerygma and life so that we might be re-formed through the celebration of these mysteries.

•  David Fagerberg, Ph.D., University of Notre DameKeynote Address:

   Being Capacitated for Liturgy

Plenary  Speakers:

•  Fr. Paulinus Odozor, C.S.Sp., S.T.D., University of Notre Dame
   Shaped by the Good News

•  Fr. John Laurance, S.J., Ph.D., Marquette University
   Configured into Christ's Body

•  Margaret Pfeil, Ph.D.,  University of Notre Dame
   Conformed to Christ the Servant

•  Fr. Brian Daley, S.J., D.Phil., University of Notre Dame
   Realigned Toward the Coming Kingdom

Breakout Sessions:

•  Ann Astell, Ph.D.
   Living from Mass to Mass: A Way of Ceaseless Prayer

•  Mary Dixon and Kathy Whitcomb
   The Liturgy and Homebound Ministry

•  Paul Ford, Ph.D.
   Musical Resources for the 3rd Edition of the Roman Missal

•  Cecilia Gonzalez-Andrieu, Ph.D.
   Keeping Company with the Saints, the Latino Sense of the Sacred

•  Alan Hommerding
   Catechetical Resources for the 3rd Edition of the Roman Missal

•  Fr. James Karepin, O.P.
   God Where We Are: Reflections from the Byzantine Liturgical Tradition

• Kyle Kramer
   Fruit of the Earth, Work of Human Hands: The Eucharist, Agriculture, and Ecological Responsibility

•  Timothy O'Malley, Ph.D. (candidate)
   Lift Up Your Hearts: A Mystagogical Approach to Catechesis

•  Jason Simon
   Sent Forth to Be Light: The Mission of Evangelization