Dominik Jurczak is assistant scientific director of the journal Ecclesia orans and professor at the Faculty of Liturgy of the Pontifical Athenaeum S. Anselmo (Rome), the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas – Angelicum (Rome) and the Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona (Spain). He is president of the International Commission on Liturgy of the Order of Preachers. He works in the area of hermeneutics, the history of liturgical books and the Dominican liturgy.
Markus Tymister is scientific director of the journal Ecclesia orans and professor of Liturgy and Sacramental Theology at the Faculties of Liturgy and Theology of the Pontifical Ateneo S. Anselmo (Rome) and at the Pontifical Urbaniana University (Rome). He is president of the Liturgical Commission of the Archdiocese of Hamburg (Germany) and works in the area of liturgical history, the sacraments of reconciliation and anointing of the sick and Eucharistic concelebration.
Vengono qui presentate le ultime nuove scoperte nel campo della storia della liturgia romana, in modo particolare la storia dei libri liturgici nelle loro diverse tipologie – messale, lezionario, pontificale ecc. – nel corso di diverse epoche storiche. È una raccolta di contributi di diversi autori, tra cui alunni e studenti del Pontificio Istituto Liturgico a Roma, che bramano una divulgazione più diffusa. Il libro permette di entrare nell’affascinante mondo della scienza liturgica e di ispirare ulteriori ricerche sulle fonti della liturgia romana.
In this volume are presented the latest discoveries in the history of the Roman liturgy, in particular of liturgical books in their different types – missal, lectionary, pontifical, etc. – over many historical periods. It is a collection of contributions from various authors, including alumni and students of the Pontifical Faculty of Liturgy in Rome, who seek a more widespread dissemination. The book invites one to enter the fascinating world of liturgical science and should inspire further research into the sources of the Roman liturgy.