Massimo Faggioli

Dr. Massimo Faggioli is professor of theology and religious studies at Villanova University. He writes regularly for Italian and American journals and magazines on the Church, religion andpolitics. His most recent publications in English include the books: Vatican II: The Battle for Meaning (Paulist 2012); True Reform: Liturgy and Ecclesiology in Sacrosanctum Concilium (Liturgical, 2012); Sorting Out Catholicism. Brief History of the New Ecclesial Movements (Liturgical, 2014); A Council for the Global Church. Receiving Vatican II in History (Fortress, 2015); The Legacy of Vatican II, eds. Massimo Faggioli and Andrea Vicini (Paulist, 2015); The Rising Laity. Ecclesial Movements since Vatican II (Paulist, 2016).

Keynote Presentation

Polyhedron, not polarized. A vision for the Church in 21st century


A vision for the church in the 20th c according to the vision of pope Francis and its application for cathedrals