"Desiderio desideravi" 


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1 February 2023

A course on liturgical-pastoral studies will be held every Thursday from 23 February until 1 June 2023, from 8:15 pm in Room 0.5 of the USI Faculty of Theology in Lugano. 

An itinerary for an in-depth study of the recent Letter Desiderio desideravi (29 June 2022) of the Holy Father Francis to focus attention on some "points of reflection for contemplating the beauty and truth of Christian celebration" (DD, 1). 



  • Emanuele Di Marco, Lecturer in pastoral theology at FTL 
  • Giovanni Conti, Lecturer in sacred music and liturgical musicology, Consultor to the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments at the Holy See 
  • Fabiano Guidicelli, Parish priest of Biasca, member of the diocesan Commission of Pastoral Liturgy 
  • Piotr Zygmunt, Parish priest of Stabio, member of the diocesan Commission of Pastoral Liturgy 


Registration: [email protected] (by 9 February 2023) or +41 58 666 4555

A certificate of participation will be issued at the end of the course. It is possible, by final examination, to obtain ECTS university credits. For USI students, the course is free of charge.