RETURN ON : THE DAYS OF EXCHANGES IN ST GILDAS-DE-RHUYS
THE CENTENARY OF THE MASS ON THE WORLD.
It was on April 15, 16 and 17 at the abbey of St Gildas de Rhuys where the Mass on the world was at the heart of these days of exchanges. Conferences, mass, singing, discussions and exceptional speakers, here is a review of these three days.
All the documents of the conferences given during these days of exchange are downloadable in PDF format at the end of the article.
DAY OF SATURDAY 15 APRIL 2023 :
THE MASS ON THE WORLD: WHAT? WHEN? WHY? FOR WHOM?
Opening: Presentation of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin: the roots of the Mass on the World.
Teilhard: the scientist – priest: the will to reconcile science and Christian faith.
Meditative reading of the Mass on the World.
Reflections on “The Mass on the World”.
Film: The creative unity of the world directed by Caroline Puig Grenetier.
SUNDAY, APRIL 16, 2023: MORNING
THE MASS ON THE WORLD: THEOLOGICAL APPROACH.
Dialogue around the ” Mass on the World “.
Conference: the figures of Christ in the text of the Mass on the World.
Discussion with the speaker.
SUNDAY, APRIL 16, 2023: AFTERNOON
THE MASS ON THE WORLD: AND THE PRE-CONCILIAR LITURGY.
Theology of the Mass of St. Pius V in use at the time of Teilhard.
How does Teilhard revisit the theology of Sin and Salvation?
Did Teilhard influence the Second Vatican Council?
Slideshow/sharing: Cosmic Christ.
MONDAY, APRIL 17, 2023: MORNING
THE MASS ON THE WORLD: FAITHFUL TO THE ROOTS OF THE SUPPER?
The Jewish roots of the Lord’s Supper: Passover and Yom Kippur
The challenges of the liturgical reform of Vatican II
Round table discussion with the morning’s speakers.
MONDAY, APRIL 17, 2023: AFTERNOON
THE MASS IN THE WORLD: WHAT CONTRIBUTION FOR OUR LITURGY.
Can we imagine a celebration that would respect the Last Supper of our Lord and integrate a part of the Mass on the World?
Finally, the conference of Marie-Jeanne Coutagne :