Vatican II: Inside the Council

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What caused Pope John XXIII to call bishops from around the world to Rome for an ecumenical summit in 1962? Explore the political, scientific, and social events that sparked Vatican II — and set the greatest event in modern Church history into motion. With commentary from theologians Dr. Richard Gaillardetz, Msgr. John Strynkowski, and Rev. James Massa.

Collegiality in Church Leadership

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On November 11, 2013, at Boston College, Dr. Gaillardetz interviewed canon lawyer and former president of Ireland, Mary McAleese, on issues surrounding Collegiality and Church Leadership. Audio available from Church in the 21st Century podcast.

The Bishop in a Global Church

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The Bishop in a Global Church delivered at the Aquinas lecture of the Aquinas Institute of Theology in St. Louis, January 29th, 2007.