12 July – Final document

 

This day started with the celebration of the Eucharist and the Lauds prayer presided by fr. Alessandro Coniglio. The general assembly opened at 9.00 a.m. with the prayer,followed  by the presentation and reading of the draft Final Document; after which the capitular friars gathered in their different work groups to study and correct the draft of the Final Document. 


At 11.30 a.m. the visit of His Beatitude Mons. Pierbattista Pizzaballa emphasized the strong bond between the Custody and the local Church.
In the afternoon, the moderators of the various work groups presented the corrections and changes to be made to the Final Document.


The intense day came to an end with the prayer of Vespers and a fraternal dinner.