Dr. Cummings' work will be a useful orientation to the diaconate for those involved in the formation of deacons. -- Deacon William T. Ditewig, Ph.D., Executive Director, Secretariat for the Diaconate, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
About the Author
Owen F. Cummings is Regents' Professor of Theology at Mount Angel Seminary, St. Benedict, Oregon, and a permanent deacon of the diocese of Salt Lake City. A Scotsman himself, he grew up in Glasgow. He was educated in theology at Trinity College, University of Dublin and under Dr. Macquarrie at the University of Glasgow. He has written several books and numerous articles on theological and church issues.