Christian Liturgy: Fundamentals

4 ECTs / Annual / Português

To cover the Fundamentals of the Christian liturgy, including its theological concept, its symbolic expression, the celebration, the great liturgies of the Christian West and East and the celebration of the Mystery of Christ in the rhythm of time, particularly the liturgical year and the Liturgy of the Hours; To explain the historical evolution of the Christian liturgy including the biblical, patristic and the Magisterium sources, and the impact of the Liturgical Movement and the Vatican II Constitution of the Sacred Liturgy in the current Christian liturgy; To introduce students to the great liturgies of East and West, including liturgical sources, history, architecture and the Eucharist in their respective rites; To familiarize students with the different liturgical instruments: the current liturgical books and the specificity of the celebrations in the different liturgical times; To approach the current structure, theology, spirituality and liturgical pastoral of the Liturgy of the Hours.


Professor Associado
Professor associado da Faculdade de Teologia. Doutor em Teologia Patrística pela Pontifícia Universidade Gregoriana-Roma. Tem Licenciatura Canónica em Ciências…