Dr. Christopher J. Ruddy
“Gaudium et Spes: Its Crafting and Legacy”
Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 7:00 pm, Jessing Center
Christopher Ruddy is associate professor of systematic theology at The Catholic University of America. He was formerly associate professor of theology at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, and also taught at St. John’s University and the College of St. Benedict in Minnesota. A graduate of Yale College and Harvard Divinity School, he received his doctorate in systematic theology from the University of Notre Dame.
Dr. Ruddy is author of two books: The Local Church: Tillard and the Future of Catholic Ecclesiology and Tested in Every Way: The Catholic Priesthood in Today’s Church (both Herder & Herder). His articles and reviews have appeared in America, Christian Century, Commonwealth, Ecclesiology, Heythrop Journal, Horizons, Irish Theological Quarterly, Josephinium Journal of Theology, Logos, Nova et Vetera, Origins, Theological Studies, The Thomist, and Worship.
His theological interests include ecclesiology, Vatican II, the nouvelle théologie and ressourcement movements, and the relationship of Christianity and culture.
New York natives, Dr. Ruddy and his wife, Deborah, have four sons.
"Liberated by God's Grace: What It Means to Be Lutheran in Today's Multireligious World"
Thursday, March 30, 2017, 7:00 pm
Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Columbus, Ohio
Annual Laghi Lecture
His Excellency, Most Reverend Christophe Pierre, Apostolic Nuncio to the United States of America
Sunday, April 23, 2017, 7:00 pm, Jessing Center