A Study Day on today’s theological and canonical aspects of Ecclesial Movements and Communities will be held in Rome, on January 18, 2018. It is being organized by the Evangelii Gaudium Centre of the Sophia University Institute, under the patronage of the Italian Canonistic Association.
“Charism and Institution in Ecclesial Movements and Communities” is the title for the Study Day to be held on January 18, 2018 at the Sala dei Cento Giorni in Palazzo della Cancelleria, situated in Corso Vittorio Emmanuele II, Rome. Maria Voce will open the day’s programme with a word of welcome on behalf of the Movements and Communities organizing the event, while Card. Kevin Farrell will do the introduction. During the morning session, Mgr. Piero Coda, Mgr. Luis Navarro, Fr. Gianfranco Ghirlanda S.J. and Bishop Christoph Hegge will deliver talks. Card. Francesco Coccopalmerio will be the moderator. The afternoon session will be dedicated to questions made by the Movements and Communities promoting the Study Day and to views shared by Prof. J.M. Bahns and Prof. E. Di Bernardo, “confronting canonists”.
Speech by Maria Voce on behalf of the Movements and Communities organizing the event