ASSISI ECUMENICAL PRAYER FOR CREATION

WALKING TOGETHER TO COP24

“We are convinced that there cannot be a genuine and lasting solution to the challenge of the ecological crisis and climate change without a concerted and collective response, without a shared responsibility and able to give an account of what has been done, without giving priority to solidarity and service. “

September the 1st 2018 Season of Creation opening

 

Assisi Saturday September 1st

8:30                         Pilgrims reception at “Sala della Spogliazione

9:00                         Prayer 3rd step

The Sanctuary of Spoliation: start of the pilgrimage

“The Path of Francis” from Assisi to Gubbio, 10th Anniversary

 

10:00        Prayer: “Laudato sì mio Signore”

Le 7 delegazioni arrivano sul Sagrato della Basilica Superiore

                  Disposizione delle delegazioni sul palco – per ogni delegazione;

                       i ragazzi dell’Istituto Serafico saranno già disposti accanto al podio (non sul palco).

                  Cappella Musicale Basilica: Canto che accompagna questo momento…

 

10:15         Saluto delle autorità:

10:30         Accensione della Lampada della Pace…

Offerta dei fiori…

Cappella Musicale Basilica: Canto che accompagna questo momento…

 

10:45         Joint Ecumenical Declaration on Creation: Letta da vari membri dello Steering Commettee del Tempo del Creato;

Cappella Musicale Basilica: “Cantico delle Creature” di padre Domenico Stella.

 

11:00         Preghiera del “Padre Nostro”.

Congedo e Partenza del Pellegrinaggio Assisi-Gubbio.

Cappella Musicale Basilica: Canto che accompagna questo momento…

 

Spirit of Francis Walking together to COP24: in the light of the year’s Season of Creation theme of “walking together”. On the pilgrimage from Assisi to Gubbio, the meeting of ecumenical prayer will also bring the “Spirit of Francis” from the Basilica of Saint Francis in Assisi to Poland, in view of the important International Climate Conference COP 24; a crucial international event for the real implementation of the Paris Agreement.