Nathan Chase, PhD

Assistant Professor of Liturgical and Sacramental Theology



PhD, University of Notre Dame

MA, Advanced Studies in Theology and Religion, Kotholieke Universiteit Leuven

MA, Liturgical Studies, St. John's School of Theology and Seminary

MA, Systematic Theology, St. John's School of Theology and Seminary

BA, Boston College

Dr. Chase's research focuses on liturgical history, sacramental theology, Christian initiation, anaphoral history, and liturgical methodology.

Selected Courses

  • Christian Initiation
  • Theology of Worship
  • Eucharist
  • Sacramental/Theological Foundations of Marriage
  • Liturgy and Preaching
  • Contemporary Issues in Sacramental Theology

Selected Publications

"Pruning the Prayers: Early Medieval Liturgical Adaptation in the Hispano-Mozarabic Easter Vigil," Archiv für Liturgiewissenschaft 60 (2018): 122-153.
"Liturgical Preservation, Innovation, and Exchange at the Crossroads of the Visigothic and Merovingian Kingdoms," Worship 92 (2018): 415-435.

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