Michael S. Driscoll
Co-Director of the Master in Sacred Music Program (MSM)
B.A., Carroll College [Helena, MT], 1969;
S.T.B., Gregorian University [Rome], 1977;
S.T.L., Saint Anselmo [Rome], 1980;
S.T.D., Institut Catholique [Paris], 1986;
Ph.D., University of Paris Sorbonne, 1986
Research and Teaching Interests
Driscoll's scholarly interests are in the area of liturgy and sacramental theology. He regularly teaches Eucharist to ministerial students in the M.Div. and MSM programs and sacramental theology to undergraduate students, particularly to those minoring in the Liturgical Music Ministry program, which he directs.
2011. The Order of Mass: A Roman Missal Study Edition and Workbook, co-authored with J. Michael Joncas, Chicago: Liturgical Training Publications.
1999. Alcuin et la pénitence à l'époque carolingienne, Liturgiewissenschaftliche Quellen und Forschungen 81, Münster: Aschendorff Verlag, 1999
2013. "Promotion of Liturgical Instruction and Active Participation,” A Pastoral Commentary on Sacrosanctum Concilium: The Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy of the Second Vartican Council, Josuhua Brommer, et al, Chicago: Liturgical Training Publications, 27-47.
“Pastoral Introduction,” The Liturgy Documents: Essential Documents for Parish Sacramental Rites and Other Liturgies, vol. 5. Chicago: Liturgical Training Publications
2012. “Introduction to Lumen Gentium,” The Liturgy Documents: Essential Documents for Parish Sacramental Rites and Other Liturgies, vol. 4. Chicago: Liturgical Training Publications.
2012. “The Eucharist and Social Justice,” Sacraments and Justice, Doris Donnely, ed. Collegeville, The Liturgical Press.
2012. “General Introduction,” The Liturgy Documents: Essential Documents for Parish Sacramental Rites and Other Liturgies (2nd ed), vol. 2. Chicago: Liturgical Training Publications.
“General Introduction,” The Liturgy Documents: Essential Documents for Parish Worship (5th ed), vol. 1. Chicago: Liturgical Training Publications, 2012
2011.“Church Architecture and Liturgy in the Carolingian Period,” A Companion to the Eucharist in the Middle Ages, Ian Levy, Gary Macy and Kristen Van Ausdall, eds., Koninklijke Brill, Netherlands: Brill Academic Publications.
2012. "The Ars Celebrandi and the Sacred Arts,” Pastoral Liturgy vol 43.6 (Nov-Dec, 2012) 4-8.
2011. “Ministering the Missal: Introductory and Concluding Rites,” Liturgical Ministry vol 20(Summer, 2011) 117-22.
He has served as convener of the study groups in Medieval Liturgy for the North American Academy of Liturgy, and in January 2001 was elected Vice-President (2001) and President-Elect (2002). In August 2001 he was elected to the Council of the Societas Liturgica, an international and ecumenical society of liturgists. He is the president of the Catholic Academy of Liturgy (2012-13) and has also served the Bishops' Committee on the Liturgy, a standing committee of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, as a liturgical advisor.
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