The Scientific Symposium on the occasion of 10th death commemoration of Dr.Fr.Ljudevit Rupcic, will be organised on Saturday June 7, 2014 in Medjugorje in the Hall of St. John Paul II (Yellow Hall). The organisers are Parish office of St. James in Medjugorje, the Franciscan Theology Department in Sarajevo and Biblical Institute of Catholic Theology Faculty from Zagreb.
09.00 a.m. Opening of Symposium
Dr.Fr. Miljenko Šteko, the Provincial
09.15 a.m. First part of lectures:
Dr. Fr. Anto Popović, Contribution of Ljudevit Rupčić to explanation of Dogmatic Constitution Dei Verbum.
Dr. Fr. Tomislav Pervan, The Issue of Hermeneutics in Rupčić’s approach to the Holy Scripture
Dr. Fr. Ivan Dugandžić, (Un) resolved circumstances of Rupčić’s translation of the New Testament (1961)
Dr. Pero Vidović, SJ, Jesus’ presentation with exile name of God in translation of Ljudevit Rupčić
Dr. Mato Zovko, Rupčić’s translation and brief commentary of St.James’ letter
10.30 a.m. Recess
11.00 a.m. Second part of lectures:
Dr. Fr. Božo Lujić, Translation of Psalms of Ljudevit Rupčić:
characteristics and importance
Dr. Karlo Višaticki, Psalm 23 as translated by Ljudevit Rupčić
Mr. Frano Musić, Rupčić’s Croatian language in translation of the New Testament
Dr. Fr. Ivan Ivanda, Role of Church’s teaching in the growth of faith.
Theological draft of Ljudevit Rupčić
Fr Ante Bekavac, graduated theologian, The Term of the truth in Rupčić’s „Destiny of the truth“
Dr. Ivan Kordić, Rupčić’s understanding of Medjugorje events
12.15 p.m. Discussion
1.00 p.m. Lunch
3.00 p.m. Trip to Humac and visit to art gallery and art collection “Mother”
4.30 p.m. Trip to Hardomilje and opening of memorial plaque on the birth house of Dr.Fr. Ljudevita Rupčića
YOU ARE ALL WELCOME!