Richard Gaillardetz

Richard R. Gaillardetz is the Joseph Professor of Catholic Systematic Theology at Boston College. He is the co-editor, with Thomas Groome, and Richard Lennan, of Priestly Ministry and the People of God: Hopes and Horizons (2022).

By this Author

Pope Francis' new Vatican doctrinal chief signals enormous change for Catholic Church

Pope Francis has opened the door for real church reform, but hasn't stepped through

Francis' new ministry of catechist may help shrink the clergy-laity gap

Two men in white: Book saga shows need to rethink norms for retired popes

Expect North American church to learn from pan-Amazonian synod

Francis' draft of curial reform fundamentally reimagines Vatican's role

Francis' correction of Sarah shows Vatican II is his 'sure compass'

Trinity: Loving relationship defines God's very being

Francis wishes to release Vatican II's bold vision from captivity

The Boy Scouts policy bishops should oppose

Dolan, Gays and the Boys Scouts

Will the new Francis be a 'rebuilder' for the Catholic church?

Putting the church's shifts in spheres of authority in historical perspective

Every day the church should give birth to the church