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Paul Turner is pastor of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception  in Kansas City, Missouri and director of the Office of Divine Worship for the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph.   He holds a doctorate in sacred theology from Sant' Anselmo in Rome.

His publications include At the Supper of the Lamb (Chicago: Liturgy Training Publications, 2011); Glory in the Cross (Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2011); and Celebrating Initiation: A Guide for Priests (Chicago: World Library Publications, 2008).  He is a former President of the North American Academy of Liturgy,  a member of Societas Liturgica and the Catholic Academy of Liturgy.  He is a recipient of the Jubilate Deo Award (National Association of Pastoral Musicians) and the Frederick McManus Award (Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions). He serves as a facilitator for the International Commission on English in the LiturgyHe answers questions about the liturgy daily on his blog.

He enjoys the Kansas City Symphony and the Kansas City Royals.

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