This video of the region of AFRICA is the first of a series of four presentations combining photos and video clips taken during the "Open Market" in the 1st week of General Chapter 2016.
General Chapter 2016
Three moments marked this opening of the General Chapter: the opening conference, the ritual of calling each capitulant, and the opening liturgy of the Eucharist.
This video shows some portions of the Opening Eucharist of the 2016 General Chapter.
This video artistically puts together extracts from the General Chapter's opening conference and the ritual of calling each capitulant to the General Chapter.
At 9-9:30PM (Italian time), as the sun sets over Lake Nemi, General Chapter 2016 members are invited to gather to pray together in silence.
The Liturgy Commission shares this advance copy of the Opening Liturgy of the Eucharist, as an invitation to the Family of the Sacred Heart to be united with us in prayer as we begin the General Chapter.
Capitulants and those who will serve at the General Chapter are now arriving at the SVD Ad Gentes Center in Nemi, Italy.
Continuing with the process of preparation for General Chapter 2016, the Chapter Liturgical Team sends us this Pentecost prayer so that the whole Society may be united in this great feast and pray together for the Spirit’s action in the Chapter.
Here is a slide presentation using some images from the different Provincial Chapters. May these images give us a glimpse of each province, and help us as we pray for the Chapter and reflect on the Calls.
We prayed with each province during their Chapter.....