Good news from the St. Louis Review-- Archbishop Ranjith, Secretary 0f the Congregation for Divine Worship, will be a keynote speaker at the Gateway Liturgical Conference on November 7-8, 2008. Archbishop Ranjith, you may recall, has been a great proponent of Summorum Pontificum and of the Benedictine reforms to the Ordinary Form, such as Communion while kneeling and on the tongue, ad orientem worship, etc. Also delivering keynotes are Bishops Allen Vigneron (Oakland, CA) and Paul Zipfel (former St. Louis area priest). From the story:
Liturgical conference will be Nov. 7-8 in Cdl. Rigali Center
The eighth Gateway Liturgical Conference will be held Friday and Saturday, Nov. 7 and 8, at the Cardinal Rigali Center in Shrewsbury. The theme of this year’s conference is, "Liturgy: Becoming Who We Celebrate." The event is sponsored by the archdiocesan Office of Worship and is open to everyone, especially those involved in Church liturgy. Keynote speakers include Archbishop Malcom Ranjith, secretary of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments; Bishop Allen H. Vigneron of the Diocese of Oakland, Calif.; Bishop Paul A. Zipfel of the Diocese of Bismarck, N.D., a former auxiliary bishop of St. Louis; and Msgr. Nicholas Schneider, retired archdiocesan priest and former pastor of St. Monica Parish in Creve Coeur.