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On Thursday, February 22, 2024 (at 11:00 am, in the Aula Minor Álvaro del Portillo), the book Liturgicum Mysterium Colendum Semperque Fovendum was presented, a miscellany offered to Professor Manlio Sodi on the occasion of his 80th birthday.
The speakers were His Excellency Monsignor Vittorio Viola, Secretary of the Dicastery for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments; His Excellency Monsignor Antonio Staglianò, President of the Pontifical Academy of Theology; José Luis Gutiérrez Martín, Ordinary Professor of Liturgy at the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross; Damásio Medeiros, Professor of Liturgy at the Salesian
Interest in spirituality among young people is growing worldwide: this is one of the findings of a survey conducted by the Research Group Footprints Research Group. Young People: Expectations, Ideals, Beliefs of the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross, in collaboration with the Spanish polling institute GAD3, which will be presented on February 29, 2024, at 10:45 am at the University (Aula Álvaro del Portillo). The analysis took place during November and
On Thursday, February 22, 2024, the fifth episode of the first series, "La vita dei primi cristiani a Roma" was released. You can watch it here. On Thursday, January 25, 2024, the fourth episode of the first series, "Il martirio di San Pietro," was released. You can watch it here. On Thursday, December 21, 2023, the third episode of the first series, "San Pietro a Roma," was released. You can watch it
On Thursdays February 22nd and 29th, and March 7th, 2024, (at 3:00 PM, Álvaro del Portillo Hall) the Center for Priestly Formation, in collaboration with the Relational Ontology Research Group (ROR), offers a short Course entitled Prevention of Abuses in the Church. Accompanying, Healing, Managing to priests, religious, seminarians, laypeople, and University students.
The lessons are held by professors Ilaria Vigorelli and Francisco Insa, from the
On Wednesday, February 21, 2024 (at 8:45 a.m. in the minor hall "Álvaro del Portillo"), upon the initiative of the Institute of Liturgy, the Study Day The Liturgical Reform between History and Theology 60 Years after Inter Oecumenici (1964-2024) was held.
After the greetings from the Dean of the School of Theology, Philip Goyret, interventions were made by Bishop Vittorio Francesco Viola, Secretary of the Dicastery for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments, Sr. Elena Missimi, FMA, of the Pontifical Salesian University, the professor from Santa Croce
On Wednesday, February 21, 2024 (at 9:30 am, in the Aula Magna Giovanni Paolo II), a new event on communication and migrants took place, titled Migrants and Refugees Between Solidarity and Fear, promoted in collaboration with the ISCOM Association and the Committee on Information, Migrants, and Refugees.
The activity aimed to provide a new opportunity for dialogue among authorities, academics, journalists, and humanitarian organization leaders to focus on the challenges of the media system and to contribute to more accurate information in
On January 31, 2024, the deadline for participating in the second Call for Projects, launched last September to welcome interdisciplinary and international research proposals, expired. Fourteen project proposals involving 53 professors from Santa Croce and a significant number of researchers from other universities were received. Each proposal will be scientifically evaluated by a group of experts, both internal and external to the University, coordinated by the Scientific Committee composed of professors Giuseppe Tanzella-Nitti and Héctor Franceschi from Santa Croce and Professor Ángel J. Gómez Montoro from the University of Navarra. Subsequently, the projects will be
The School of Canon Law of the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross wishes to remember Professor Gaetano Lo Castro with a Mass for the repose of his soul, on the occasion of his thirtieth anniversary, on February 29th, at 7:00 PM, in the Basilica of Sant'Apollinare (located at Piazza di Sant'Apollinare in Rome). Those who wish to concelebrate are kindly requested to send a message to fpuig [at] On January 29, 2024, Professor Gaetano Lo Castro passed away in Catania after several months of illness. He was a visiting scholar at the School of Canon Law continuously since 1985 and an emeritus professor of Canon Law and Ecclesiastical Law at the University of Rome "La Sapienza."
Starting from February 15, 2024, begins the 11th edition of the Seminar Trainers Course  on Thursdays from 3:30 PM to 5:15 PM. The course is designed for priest students in Rome who will be providing future service in the training and guidance of candidates for priesthood. The course aims to contribute to the preparation of trainers for diocesan seminaries, prepare for the ministry of spiritual accompaniment and discernment, teach how to provide training for freedom, understand the maturation processes of seminarians, and develop awareness of the seminary environment. The course is conducted exclusively in face-to-face format,


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