Graduate Theological Union

Louis Weil

Louis WeilChurch Divinity School of the Pacific
Hodges-Haynes Professor of Liturgics

At GTU since 1988

S.T.D., Institut Catholique de Paris
S.T.B., The General Theological Seminary
A.M., Harvard University
B.Mus., Southern Methodist University

Phone: 510/204-0728

Current Research and Teaching Interests

  • Holy Orders, especially the Understanding of the Authority of the Ordained
  • The Structural Role of Music in the Eucharist
  • The Impact of a Baptismal Ecclesiology upon Our Understanding of the Liturgy

Selected Publications

  • A Theology of Worship, vol. 12 of The Church's New Teaching Series (Boston: Cowley Publications, 2001).
  • "The Dublin Lecture: Issues Concerning the Anglican Eucharist in the Twenty-first Century," in Our Thanks and Praise (Toronto: Anglican Book Center, 1998).
  • The Eucharist in Anglicanism Today, (Papers from the Fifth International Anglican Liturgical Conference), ed. David R. Holeton (Toronto: Anglican Book Centre, 1998), 15-31.
  • "Children in the Liturgy," in God's Friends, Vol. 9, No.1 (San Francisco: St. Gregory's Episcopal, April, 1998), 3-5.
  • "The Practice of Ordination: Distinguishing Secondary Elements from Primary," in Anglican Orders and Ordinations: Essays and Reports from the Interim Conference at Jarvenpåå, Finland, of the International Anglican Liturgical Consultation, 4 - 9 August 1997, ed. David R. Holeton, (Cambridge: Grove Books, 1997), 46-49.