Professor Madges Wins Prestigious Book Prize

(August 2013)

William Madges, Professor of Theology and Religious Studies, is the editor of Vatican II: 50 Personal Stories, published by Orbis Books in July 2012. The book received second place for the category, 50th Anniversary of Vatican II, in the 2013 book awards from the Catholic Press Association of the United States and Canada. The CPA remarked: “What an interesting and absorbing book! It tells the story of Vatican II through the revelatory experiences and personal assessment of distinguished Catholic and non-Catholic authors. Covering a wide scope of topics, this book is a treasure trove of valuable insights.” Congratulations to Professor Madges!