“Any attempt to relativize the liturgical debate at the council, the liturgical constitution, and the liturgical reform originating from the constitution entails diminishing the significance of Vatican II and its role in the life of the Catholic Church.”
Teresa Berger is Professor of Liturgical Studies and Thomas E. Golden Jr. Professor of Catholic Theology at Yale. She has written extensively on liturgy and women’s lives. Her most recent monograph, "Gender Differences and the Making of Liturgical History" was published by Ashgate. In 2013, Berger published the papers of the 2011 ISM Liturgy Conference under the title "Liturgy in Migration: From the Upper Room to Cyberspace."