Program: Master’s and Licentiate in Canon Law
Office : GIG 353
Phone: 613-236-1393, ext.: 2460
Research Activities:Sacramental law; Liturgical law; Diocesan and Supra-diocesan Church Structures
Education:Ph.D., Canon Law, University of Ottawa, 2010
J.C.D., Canon Law, Saint Paul University, 2010
M.C.L., Canon Law, University of Ottawa, 2007
J.C.L., Canon Law, Saint Paul University, 2008
B.Th., Theology, Saint Paul University, 2005
B.A., King’s University College (University of Western Ontario), 2001
Courses taught:Universal and Supra-diocesan Church Structures;
Tribunal Procedures (Procedures II);
Sacramental and Liturgical Law b) Penance, Orders, Anointing of Sick; other Acts of Divine Worship; Sacred Times and Places;
Matrimonial Law: Consent;
Liturgical Law Outside the Code;
Special Problems in Canon Law I.
“The General Instruction of the Roman Missal: Adaptations Introduced by the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops,” in Studia canonica, Festschrift en l’honneur du père Roland Jacques, o.m.i., 49 (2015), 275-307.
“The Priestly Society of Saint Pius X: The Past, Present, and Possibilities for the Future,” in Studia canonica 48 (2014), pp. 331-372.
“The Role of the Competent Ecclesiastical Authority in the Promotion of Participatio Actuosa Prior to the Second Vatican Council,” in Questions Liturgiques 95 (2014), pp. 8-27.
“Fifty Years after Sacrosanctum Concilium: Juridical Considerations on the Celebration of the Eucharist,” in CLSA Proceedings, 75 (2013), pp. 153-182.
“Mystici Corporis: Juridical Considerations,” in NLO Newsletter (National Liturgy Office of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops), July, 2013.
“The Appropriate Use of Sacred Places,” in Roman Replies and CLSA Advisory Opinions 2013, pp. 109-112.
“The Preparation and Translation of Liturgical Texts: Juridical Perspectives,” in Studies in Church Law, 8 (2012), pp. 31-85.
“The Sale of Sacred Relics,” in Roman Replies and CLSA Advisory Opinions 2012, pp. 99-102.
“Universae Ecclesiae: Text and Commentary,” in Studia canonica 45 (2011), pp. 355-409.
“The Extraordinary Form of the Latin Rite Mass,” in Roman Replies and CLSA Advisory Opinions 2011, pp. 129-134.
“Was the 1962 Missale Romanum Abrogated? A Canonical Analysis in Light of Summorum Pontificum,” in Worship 85 (2011), pp. 15-37.
“Availability of the Sacrament of Penance,” in Roman Replies and CLSA Advisory Opinions 2010, pp. 134-138.
“Placement of the Tabernacle,” in Roman Replies and CLSA Advisory Opinions 2010, pp. 139-142.
“The Significance of the Liturgical Reforms Prior to the Second Vatican Council in Light of Summorum Pontificum,” in Studia canonica 44 (2010), pp. 293-342.
“Adopting Pre-Conciliar Liturgical Practices in the Celebration of the Ordinary Form of the Mass,” in Roman Replies and CLSA Advisory Opinions 2009, pp. 61-67.
“Attendance at Masses Celebrated by Priests of the Society of St. Pius X,” in Roman Replies and CLSA Advisory Opinions 2009, pp. 120-126.
“Use of Female Altar Servers in Liturgical Celebrations Using the Extraordinary Form,” in Roman Replies and CLSA Advisory Opinions 2008, pp. 77-79.
A. Bamberg, Procédures matrimoniales en droit canonique (Paris: Editions Ellipses, 2011); in The Jurist, 72 (2012), pp. 317-318.
P. Zagano, Women & Catholicism: Gender, Communion, and Authority (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011); in Studia canonica 46 (2012), pp. 549-552.
M. Aillet, The Old Mass and the New: Explaining the Motu Proprio Summorum Pontificum of Pope Benedict XVI (San Francisco, CA: Ignatius Press, 2010); in Studia canonica, 45 (2011), pp. 550-553.
N. Giampietro, The Development of the Liturgical Reform As Seen by Cardinal Ferdinando Antonelli from 1948 to 1970 (Fort Collins, CO: Roman Catholic Books, 2009); in Studia canonica, 44 (2010), pp. 548-549.
K.F. Pecklers, The Genius of the Roman Rite: On the Reception and Implementation of the New Missal (Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2009), in Studia canonica 43 (2009), pp. 578-580.
J. F. Baldovin, Reforming the Liturgy: A Response to the Critics (Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2008); in Studia canonica, 42 (2008), pp. 556-559.
E.N. Peters, A Modern Guide to Indulgences: Rediscovering this often MisinterpretedTeaching (Chicago/Mundelein, IL: Hillenbrand Books, 2008); in Studia canonica, 42 (2008), pp. 560-562.