About the author
Richard R. Gaillardetz holds the Joseph Chair of Catholic Systematic Theology at Boston College. He has published numerous articles and has authored or edited twelve books, including An Unfinished Council: Vatican II, Pope Francis, and the Renewal of Catholicismandnbsp;Keys to the Council: Unlocking the Teaching of Vatican IInbsp;(co-authored with Catherine Clifford), both published by Liturgical Press. He is also a contributor tonbsp;Give Us This Day. Gaillardetz has been a delegate on the US Catholic-Methodist Ecumenical Dialogue and served as president of the Catholic Theological Society of America between 2013 and 2014.