« Bucharest » Task Force

Meeting: January 31-February 1 2009 in Snagov (Bucharest) 


Friday evening, January 30:

Arrival at the Carmelite Monastery of Snagov (near Otopeni airport).

Saturday, January 31:

Morning Prayer/Eucharist
Overview of this weekend's session and summary of last meeting
« Bucharest » Project : expectations of the brothers of Turkey, Israel, Bulgaria, Russia…
Presentation of the Romanian socio-political background
A center of Byzantine studies: what goals?


Collaboration with Oblate Sisters : input from Sr. Felicia, provincial of Romania
An international community : what apostolates, the question of rites ?
Evening free

Sunday, February 1:
Morning Prayer
Near Eastern Mission (Mission d’Orient) and the evolution of Congregational structures
Attempt at a synthesis
What kind of follow-up ?
Evaluation of the session


The meeting of the « Bucharest » task force will end at noon. The retreat preached by Fr. Lucian Dinca will begin Sunday evening.

Practical Information: you are asked to contact Fr. Iosif GAL to inform of the time of your arrival in Bucharest (time and  of flight). This information will be helpful so that we can arrange your travel from there airport to the Carmelite Monastery where we will be staying.
E-mail : iosifgal@yahoo.fr

du dimanche 1 er fevrier au jeudi 5 fevrier 2009 : Retraite spirituelle pour les frères et les sœurs de la Mission d’Orient