Taizé Pilgrimage of Trust in Chicago
Friday, May 25, 2012 at 1:00 PM - Monday, May 28, 2012 at 1:00 PM (CDT)
Registration is now closed!! If you have any questions PLEASE call us at 773-325-2958 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
Please join us in welcoming the Brothers of the Taizé Community of France as they lead us on a pilgrimage of trust.
The registration fee includes meals listed below and housing with host families from local congregations. Please contact email@example.com for any additional information on housing.
You may also visit www.taize.fr for more information on the program.
Evening Prayers will take place at 8pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights and are open to the public.
Friday, May 25th 2012
Participants are requested to arrive between 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm at DePaul University’s Sullivan Athletic Center, 2323 N Sheffield (Lincoln Park).
Registration will continue between 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm, but if you arrive after 5:00 pm you will be assigned housing after the evening prayer.
No meals are provided on Friday.
Saturday, May 26th - times may change
Morning prayer begins at Sullivan Athletic Center at 9am. The other programmatic elements will follow.
Lunch and dinner will be provided.
Sunday, May 27th
Participants are encouraged to take part in worship services in the Chicago area. Lunch will be provided through potlucks within those congregations.
Bible study begins at 4pm with the other programmatic elements to follow. Dinner will be provided.
Monday, May 28th
Morning prayer begins at 9am at the Sullivan Athletic Center. If you need to bring your luggage, please arrive early to store it. Storage location will be announced at a later date. A boxed lunch will be provided as you leave.
Things to Know:
Please note that we will do our best to programmatically accommodate all registrants at our main site. However, if we reach capacity, some attendees may be directed to a satellite location.
Please bring a sleeping bag, a water bottle, a Bible, and money for food, transportation and other costs.
If you are planning to use public transit, please consider purchasing a pass ahead of time at the following website: http://www.transitchicago.com. This will eliminate possible long wait times to purchase a pass when you reach Chicago. A 3-day pass costs $14.
We will be sending out an informational packet via email prior to the event. It will include other important information so please take the time to look at it.