Graduate Theological Union
Church Divinity School of the Pacific
Nancy and Michael Kaehr Professor of Liturgical Leadership
Dean of the Chapel
Core Doctoral Faculty Member
At GTU since 1999
Ph.D., GTU, 1992
MA. St. Johns Collegeville, 1982
B.A., Music, USC, 1978
Current Research and Teaching Interests
- Comparative liturgy, Syriac Christianity
- Rites for the sick and dying, funerals
- Liturgy and architecture
- Litugical Year; Liturgy of the Hours
- Liturgical Theology
- "The Place of Symbols and Vesting in Ordination Rites," in Anglican Ordination Rites, Forthcoming, 2006.
- The Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick,The Liturgical Press, 2005.
- "Holy Ground: Discerning Sacred Space in Public Spaces," in A Cloud of Witnesses, Peeters, 2005.
- "Eastern Orthodox, Roman Catholic and Anglican Funeral Rites," in Religion and Death in Contemporary American Society, Sheed and Ward, 2005.
- A Book of Essays: Medieval Liturgy (editor). New York: Garland Publishing Company, 1997.