Programme (Tentative)

July 17 (Fri):
1500-1800 Registration and check-in
2000- Dinner
July 18 (Sat) :
0815-0830 Morning prayer
-0900 Breakfast
0900-1030 Full Plenary session 1 : Doing Catholic Theological Ethics in a Cross-cultural context
1030-1100 Tea break
1100-1230 Concurrent session 1 (5 each)
1230-1500 Lunch and free time
1400-1500 Interest group 1 : “The task of moral theology in a secular society - some episcopal reflections”
1500-1630 Concurrent session 2 (5 each)
1630-1700 Tea break
1700-1815 Mixed group discussion 1 : How can we strengthen the bond among ourselves? How can we encourage the younger generation to pursue moral theology/theological ethics
1830- Latin rite Liturgy
2000- Dinner
July 19 (Sun): :
0630-0830 Syro-Malabar rite liturgy
-0900 Breakfast
0900-1030 Full Plenary session 2: Doing Catholic Theological Ethics in an inter-faith context
1030-1100 Tea break
1100-1230 Concurrent session 3 (5 each)
1230-1500 Lunch and free time
1400-1500 Interest group 2 : “Debates on Reproductive Health policies”
1500-1615 Mixed group discussion 2 : How can we strengthen the bond with “ethicists” of other cultures and faith traditions in Asia
1630-1700 Tea break
1700-1900 Closing ceremony:
Full Plenary session: Doing Catholic Theological Ethics in a cross-cultural and inter-religious context:
A future perspective Report on mixed group discussion
1900- Dinner
July 20 (Mon):
0815-0830 Morning prayer
-0900 Breakfast
0900-0915Introduction
0915-1030 Public lecture 1: Being a church leader in a cross-cultural and inter-faith Asian context
1030-1045 Tea break
1045-1200 Public lecture 2 : Panel on “Absence of religious basis for respect for 'the Human': The ethical sink-hole in Indian Society”
1200-1230 CTEWC book launch
1230- Lunch and departure
Optional 3 hrs excursion: TBA