Day 2 – V2 and the lay movements

Day 2: 9 October 2002

Vatican II and the Lay Movements

Session 1: Historical and Theological Perspective on Vatican II

Fr Eric Mahieu, Catholic Institute of Paris, Editor of The Council Journal of Yves Congar

Seeds of the Future – Yves Congar’s Diary of Vatican II – A Theologian’s Perspective on Vatican II

Extract from Yves Congar’s Council Journal on his meeting with Cardijn (French)

Session 2: Vatican II Decree on the Lay Apostolate

Fr Jean Marie Dontonel, MEP, Lex Mundi Seminary, Thailand

Vatican II on the Lay Apostolate

Session 3: Impacts of Vatican II on Lay Movements and Perspective for Action


Session 4: Impacts of Vatican II on Lay Movements