Next Luncheon

September 5, 2019 6:00 pm

Massimo Faggioli Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of History, Vilanova University in Philadelphia
Topic: From Vatican II to the Sexual Abuse Crisis: The Challenges for the Catholic Church—Political, Institutional, Theological



Massimo Faggioli, PhD is a leading authority on the history and administrative inner workings of the Catholic Church with specific expertise in the papacy, Vatican II, the Roman Curia, liturgical reform, new Catholic movements and on Catholicism and global politics. Frequently featured in the national and international media, Faggioli can comment on a diversity of theological, religious and Church-related issues ranging from the historical to the contemporary.  Education: University of Turin: Ph.D. and Università di Bologna: MA