What’s Really Going On? The Root Causes of the Current Crisis

The third of a series of conferences hosted by The Catholic University of America on the Church’s current crisis.

Participants:

Susan Timoney, Associate Dean, The Catholic University of America
Richard Gaillardetz, Boston College
Chad Pecknold, The Catholic University of America
Gary Weaver, University of Delaware
Michael Edward Brown, Penn State University
Brandon Vaidyanathan, The Catholic University of America
Fr. Paul Sullins, The Catholic University of America
Julie Hanlon Rubio, Jesuit School of Theology at Berkeley
Matt Malone, SJ, America
Greg Erlandson, Catholic News Service
Jeanette DeMelo, National Catholic Register

Introduction: Stephen White, Susan Timoney

Two Views on the Role of Power and Clericalism in the Crisis: Richard Gaillaredtz, C.C. Pecknold

The Perspective of Organizational Behavior on the Crisis: Brandon Vaidyanathan, Michael Edward Brown, Gary Weaver

Roundtable Discussion, How Causal Narratives are Reflected in the Catholic Press: Karna Lozoya, Matt Malone, SJ, Greg Erlandson, Jeanette DeMelo