See here for flyer: 2018 Summer Institute Brochure
Draft of Schedule:
- Introduction to Syriac Christianity; Origins of Syriac Liturgy; Introduction to sources.
- Inculturation in Syriac Liturgy
- Important stages in the History and significant developments.
4.Baptismal Liturgy, Structure and Theology.
- Eucharist- A Brief History of St James Liturgy.
- Major Anaphoras and their characteristics; Theological importance.
- Liturgical Year: A Brief History with theological Introduction.
- Lectionary, Martyriology.
- Daily Offices: Structure and Theology.
- Theology of the Sacraments; Number of Sacraments; Syriac word rozo.
- Marriage, Monasticism and other celebrations.
- Liturgical Theology: Major orientations.
- Syriac Spirituality.
- From the East to the West: Introduction of the Syrian Orthodox Liturgy in India.
- East Syriac Liturgy: Brief History and theology.
Liturgical Canons; Liturgical reforms problems and possibilities. Art, Architecture and music.