Nicholas Russo

Concurrent Faculty 
Assistant Dean, Office for Undergraduate Studies, Concurrent Faculty, Department of Theology 
Liturgical Studies


Ph.D. - University of Notre Dame 
M.A. - University of Notre Dame
B.A. - University of Virginia

Research and Teaching Interests

Early Liturgical History
Liturgical Year
Christian Initiation 
Liturgical Prayer
Eastern Liturgies

Recent Publications

“The Early History of Lent,” Christian Reflection (Spring, 2013) 18-27.
“The Distribution of Cyril’s Baptismal Catecheses and the Shape of the Catechumenate in Mid-fourth Century Jerusalem,” in David A. Pitt, Stefanos Alexopoulos, and Christian McConnell, eds., A Living Tradition: On the Intersection of Liturgical History and Pastoral Practice; Essays in Honor of Maxwell E. Johnson (Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2012) 75-100.
“The Validity of the Original Form of the Anaphora of Addai and Mari: Critique of the Critiques,” in Maxwell E. Johnson, ed., Issues in Eucharistic Praying (Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2011) 21-62. 


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