All meetings for the Victorian Chapter will be held at the St Francis Pastoral Centre, corner Elizabeth and Lonsdale Streets in the Melbourne CBD. We gather for a shared act of worship to open our meeting at 4.30pm, and the meeting concludes at 6.00pm.
Wednesday 14 March
Charles Sherlock will speak about his recently-published book, Performing the Gospel in Liturgy and Lifestyle.
Wednesday 9 May
Peter Blackwood from the Uniting Church Icon Schools will be speaking with us about how the style and use of icons has been evolving through the work of the UCIS.
Wednesday 11 July
A conversation on liturgical practice in your context
Is there something distinctive about how you connect pastoral ministry and worship in your parish, school, workplace, or ministry setting? This is an opportunity to offer a short reflection (up to 10 minutes) and engage in a conversation around the table.
Wednesday 12 September
The Deacon in the Liturgy. A panel of people working in diaconal ministry across a variety of traditions will reflect together about how their place in the assembly is articulated through the liturgy.
Wednesday 14 November
Getting ready for AAL National Conference 2019.
Will you be offering a paper for the conference? This is an opportunity to give the paper a trial run and seek feedback from your peers in the chapter. If the number of papers is greater than the time available this meeting could be moved to the following Saturday.