Photo courtesy of:
Rev. Paul Turner
St. Munchin Church
St. Aloysius Church in Maysville
316 W 3RD ST
Cameron MO 64429
fax: 816-632-7997 .
Skype contact name: paulandrewturner .
Paul Turner is pastor of St. Munchin parish in Cameron,
MO and its mission, St. Aloysius in Maysville. A
priest of the diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph, he holds
a doctorate in
sacred theology from Sant' Anselmo in Rome.
His books include The Catechumenate Answer Book (Resource Publications,
2000), Your Child's
Baptism (Liturgy Training Publications, 1999) , The Hallelujah Highway:
A History of the Catechumenate (Liturgy Training Publications, 2000),
The Catholic Wedding Answer Book (Resource Publications, 2001), Let Us Pray:
A Guide to the Rubrics of Sunday Mass (Liturgical Press, 2006), When Other Christians Become Catholic
(Liturgical Press, 2007), and Celebrating Initiation: A Guide For
Priests (World Library Publications, 2008). He writes "Bulletin Inserts"
for Ministry and Liturgy.
He is a former President of the North
American Academy of Liturgy and a team member for the North American
Forum on the Catechumenate. He serves as a facilitator for the
International Commission on English in the Liturgy.