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DESCRIPTIONORGANIZATIONAL RITUALS. Marguerite Stapleton, St. Mary’s Health System Martha Conroy, Catholic Health East. Etiquette. Press * 6 to mute Press # 6 to unmute Keep your phone on mute unless you are dialoging with the presenter Never place phone on hold. What is ritual?. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
Marguerite Stapleton, St. Marys Health System Martha Conroy, Catholic Health East
EtiquettePress * 6 to mutePress # 6 to unmuteKeep your phone on mute unless you are dialoging with the presenterNever place phone on hold
What is ritual?
The Theological Dictionary suggests two meanings:
A book or collection of rites (other than the Eucharist or Liturgy of the Hours)
A social, symbolic process which has the potential for communicating, creating, and even transforming meaning.
Rituals express a societys corporate identity
Rituals can also create and transform the corporate identity
Inauguration of PresidentDedication of new building Commissioning new leaders
Examples of Building blocks for ritual
ScriptureMusicIntercessory prayers or other litanyOur FatherGesture or symbolic actionSymbol
Always to remember
We are signs of Gods compassionate love when we pray with and for another