Edward P. Hahnenberg is the Breen Chair in Catholic Theology at John Carroll University in Cleveland, Ohio. He is the author of Theodore Hesburgh, CSC: Bridge Builder and other titles on church and ministry.
Remembering Donald Cozzens, the priest who saw the sex abuse crisis coming—and worked to change the priesthood
Father Donald Cozzens was rightly recognized as a prophetic voice and an advocate for church reform throughout his life and priestly ministry.
Much of the work to be done in the wake of the U.S. Catholic bishops’ new document on lay ecclesiastical ministry is on the practical and pastoral level. The National Association of Lay Ministry raised some tough questions about Co-Workers in the Vineyard of the Lord (November 2005) when they