Composes of three keyte speeches delivered at the National Association of Deacon Directors, in April 2004. This book is a useful read for deacons, aspiring deacons, diaconate programs, as well as theologians.
Deacon Owen F. Cummings, PhD, is Regents' Professor of Theology at Mount Angel Seminary in Saint Benedict, Oregon and is the author of Deacons and the Church (2004, Paulist Press). Deacon William T. Ditewig, PhD, is Executive Director of the Secretariat for the Diaconate at the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops in Washington, D.C. and is the author of 101 Questions & Answers on Deacons (2004, Paulist Press). Richard R. Gaillardetz, PhD, is Murray/Balik Professor of Catholic Studies at the University of Toledo, Ohio. He is the author of six books, and a frequent contributor to Commonweal, America and other journals and magazines.
Owen Cummings, Richard R. Gaillardetz, William T. Ditewig