A Reform in Motion: Vatican II and the Liturgy
October 19 - 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
A Webinar Symposium Series to Celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Second Vatican Council
Speaker: John Baldovin, S.J., PhD
John F. Baldovin, a priest of the New York Province of the Society of Jesus, is Professor of Historical and Liturgical Theology at the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry. He received his BA from the College of the Holy Cross, an MDiv from Weston School of Theology, an MA, MPhil and PhD from Yale University. John served on the advisory committee for the Bishops’ Committee on the Liturgy of the USCCB (1989-1993) as well as the advisory committee of the International Commission on English in the Liturgy (ICEL) from 1994-2002. He is past president of the N. American Academy of Liturgy as well as the international ecumenical Societas Liturgica. He is the recipient of a number of awards including, the Berakah Award for distinguished achievement from the NAAL in 2007 and the Jubilate Deo award from the National Association of Pastoral Musicians in 2021. Father Baldovin’s publications include three books, and numerous essays on liturgy in journals including Worship, Theological Studies, America, and Commonweal.