Corso
Elenco corsi a.a. 2015/2016
Anno accademico 2015/2016

Introduzione alla liturgia RA0701

3 ECTS
Docente
Sede di Gerusalemme
Secondo semestre

FINALITÀ

To introduce students in a systematic and comprehensive way to the basic knowledge of Liturgy in relationship to the History of salvation throughout the Centuries and according to the Reform of the Second Vatican Council; To familiarize them with contemporary models of perceiving the ritual life of Christian worship as a Commemoration, Celebration and Living of the Paschal Mystery; To lead the students to the understanding of the liturgy as a sacramental experience of God's saving events accomplished in Christ and now effective in the Church today; To enable students deepen a personal and communitarian liturgical spirituality that enables them to properly live out and animate liturgical celebrations within their own religious communities and parishes.

ARGOMENTI

Etymology and Derivation of the term ‘Liturgy’; Liturgy in the ancient world, in the Old Testament world and in the New Testament world; Practice of Liturgy in the Apostolic Church; Development of Liturgy from the early Church to Modern times; Pre-Vatican II developments; Liturgical Movement; Liturgical Vision of Vatican II; Sacrosanctum Concilium; Liturgical Books; Various elements of Liturgy; Lex Orandi Lex Credendi, Encounter with God; Rite: Purpose and Value; Mysterion – Sacramentum; Liturgical Signs, Symbols and Laws; Liturgical Inculturation; Theology of Liturgy; Ars Celebrandi. Learning Outcomes: At the end of the lessons the students will be able to: • Understand Liturgy as a locus theologicus; • Understand the basic historical development of Liturgy; • Explain the role of liturgy in the context of Salvation History and the Reforms of Vatican II; • Acquire familiarity with the skills required to animate liturgical celebrations; • Explain the meaning of signs, symbols and ritual used in Catholic Liturgical and Sacramental domain.

TESTI

Ratzinger, Joseph. The Spirit of the Liturgy. San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 2000. Flannery, Austin. Edited by. Vatican Council II: The Conciliar and Post-conciliar Documents. Constitution on the Liturgy (Sacrosanctum Concilium). Dublin: Talbot Press, 1975. Catechism of the Catholic Church. 1066-1209. Bibliography: Baumstark, Anton, trans. Fritz West, On the Historical Development of the Liturgy. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2011. Bradshaw, Paul, F., Early Christian Worship: A Basic Introduction to Ideas and Practice. 2nd Edition. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2011. ______. Reconstructing Early Christian Worship. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2011. ______. The Search for the Origins of Christian Worship: Sources and Methods for the Study of Early Liturgy. 2nd Edition. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. Cheslyn, Jones, Wainwright, G., Yarnold, E., Bradshaw, P. Edited by. The Study of Liturgy. New York: Oxford University Press, 1992. Chupungco, Anscar. Edited by. Handbook for Liturgical studies. Vol. 5: Liturgical Time and Space. Collegeville: Pueblo, 2000. Crichton, James Dunlop. The Church's Worship - Considerations on the Liturgical Constitution of the Second Vatican Council. New York: Sheed and Ward, 1964. ______. The Once and Future Liturgy. Dublin: Chapman, 1977. Deiss, Lucien. Springtime of the Liturgy. Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 1987. Ettorri, Joseph. Liturgy and Sacramental Theology. Nairobi: CUEA, 2006. Lang, Bernhard. Sacred Games: A History of Christian Worship. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1997. Lee, Bernard, J. Edited by. Alternative Futures for Worship. 7 volumes. Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1987. Martimort, Aimé Georges. Edited by. The Church at Prayer, Principle of the Liturgy. Vol. 1. London: Chapman, 1987. Martinez, German. Signs of Freedom. Theology of the Christian Sacraments. New York: Paulist Press, 2003. Martos, Joseph. Doors to the Sacred: A Historical Introduction to Sacraments in the Catholic Church. Tarrytown, NY:Triumph Books, 2001. Metzger, Marcel. History of the Liturgy: The Major Stages. Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1997. Searle, Mark. Liturgy Made Simple. Collegeville: Liturgical Press 1981. Smolarski, Dennis. Sacred Mysteries: Sacramental Principles and Liturgical Practice. New York: Paulist Press, 1995. Senn, Frank. The People’s Work: A Social History of the Liturgy. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 2006. Stringer, Martin D. A Sociological History of Christian Worship. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. Wanjala, Moses. Foretaste of Heavenly Liturgy: Commemorating, Celebrating and Living. An Anthropological, Theological and Liturgical Reflection on African Sub-Saharan Music through Saint Augustine and Sacrosanctum Concilium. Jerusalem: STS Publications, 2015. Wegman, Herman. Christian Worship in East and West: A Study Guide to Liturgical History. New York: Liturgical Press, 1985. White, James F. A Brief History of Christian Worship. Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1993. ______. Documents of Christian Worship: Descriptive and Interpretative Sources. Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 1992. ______. Roman Catholic Worship: Trent to Today. 2nd Edition. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2003. Reference Works: Bradshaw, Paul. Edited by. New Westminster Dictionary of Liturgy and Worship. Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox, 2003. Fink, Peter. Edited by. A New Dictionary of Sacramental Theology. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 1990.