Christian liturgy in the context of Salvation History, as laid out in Ch. 1 of Sacrosanctum Concilium. Brief history of Liturgy. Vatican Council II and liturgical reform. The liturgical assembly. The Word of God in the Liturgy. Actions of celebration: rite, sign, symbol. The place for celebration: architecture and liturgical furnishings.
Textbook: MARTIMORT A.G. (ed.), The Church at Prayer. vol. I: Principles of the Liturgy, Collegeville MN 1987. CHUPUNGCO A.J. (ed.), Handbook for Liturgical Studies, vol 1, Collegeville MN 1997. RICHTER K., The Meaning of the Sacramental Symbols, Collegeville MN 1990.