Jeannemarie Gribaudo, CSJ, authors her first book about developing theology in the 20th century

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From the Merrimack College Office of Communications

Jeannemarie “Sister Jeanne” Gribaudo, CSJ, has published her first book, “A Holy Yet Sinful Church,” through Liturgical Press, about significant developments in the theology of the Catholic Church’s holiness and sinfulness during the 20th century.mack College Office of Communications

Gribaudo, an adjunct professor in Religious & Theological Studies, recently discussed the book and her hope that, by naming the church as both holy and sinful, it will help it regain the credibility it seems to have lost since the sexual abuse crisis came to light.

She’s passionate about finding ways to pass on the faith to the next generation. Teaching Christianity in Context in Merrimack’s Compass Program and the bachelor completion program gives Gribaudo opportunities to share that faith.

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