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The Council and the Future, Mario von Galli, 1966, McGraw-Hill, New York

 

Vatican II An Interfaith Appraisal: International Theological Conference, University of Notre Dame: March 20-26 1966, 1966, John H Miller ed., University of Notre Dame Press, Notre Dame Indiana/London

 

Commentary on the Documents of Vatican II, Vols. I to V, Herbert Vorgrimler ed., 1967 ET, Burns & Oates, Tunbridge Wells/Herder & Herder, New York

 

In the Light of the Council, Bishop Christopher Butler, 1968, Darton Longman & Todd, London

 

A Concise Guide to the Documents of the Second Vatican Council, 2 Vols., A. Hastings, 1968/9, Darton Longman & Todd, London

 

Ecclesiology of Vatican II, Bonaventure Kloppenburg OFM, 1974 ET, Franciscan Herald Press, Chicago

 

The Theology of Vatican II, Christopher Butler, 1981 revised ed., Darton Longman & Todd, London

 

Whatever Happened to Vatican II?, Michael Winter, 1985, Sheed & Ward, London

 

Vatican II by those who were there, Alberic Stacpoole ed., 1986, Geoffrey Chapman, London

 

The Reception of Vatican II, Giuseppe Alberigo, Jean-Pierre Jossua, Joseph Komonchak eds., 1987, CUA Press, Washington DC/ Burns & Oates, Tunbridge Wells

 

Vatican II The Unfinished Agenda: A Look To The Future, Lucien Richard, Daniel Harrington, John W. O’Malley (eds.), 1987, Paulist Press, New York/Mahwah

 

Modern Catholicism – Vatican II and After, Adrian Hastings ed., 1991, SPCK, London

 

The Church Emerging from Vatican II – A popular approach to contemporary Catholicism, Dennis M. Doyle, 1992, Twenty-Third Publications, Mystic Conn.

 

Vatican II – We’ve Only Just Begun, M. Basil Pennington OCSO, 1994, Crossroad, New York

 

“To live is to change” – A way of reading Vatican II, Christopher Jamison OSB, Damian Lundy FSC, Louisa Poole SSL, 1995, Rejoice Publications, Chelmsford UK

 

History of Vatican II, Guiseppe Alberigo & Joseph A Komonchak eds., Orbis Books, Maryknoll

Vol. 1: Announcing and Preparing Vatican II, 1996

Vol. 2: The Formation of the Council’s Identity, First Period and Intersession, October 1962-September 1963, 1997

Vol. 3: The Mature Council, Second Period and Intersession, September 1963-September 1964, 2000

Vol. 4: Church as Communion, Third Period and Intersession, September 1964-September 1965, 2002

Vol. 5: The Council and the Transition, Fourth Period and the end of the Council, September 1965-December 1965, 2006

 

Vatican II in Plain English, Bill Huebsch, 1997, Thomas More, Ave Maria Press, Notre Dame Indiana

Vol. 1 The Council

Vol. 2 The Constitutions

Vol. 3 The Decrees & Declarations

 

Vatican Council II, Xavier Rynne, 1999, Orbis Books, Maryknoll

 

Even Greater Things – Hope and Challenge after Vatican II, Bernard Daly, Mae Daly, Bishop Remi J. De Roo, 1999, Novalis, Toronto

 

101 Questions and Answers on Vatican II, Maureen Sullivan OP, 2002, Paulist Press, New York/Mahwah

 

Unfinished Journey – The Church 40 Years After Vatican II, Austen Ivereigh ed., 2003, Continuum, New York & London

 

The Catholic Revolution - New Wine, Old Wineskins and the Second Vatican Council, Andrew Greeley, 2004, University of California Press, Los Angeles

 

Still Interpreting Vatican II – Some Hermeneutical Principles, Ormond Rush, 2004, Paulist Press, New York/Mahwah

 

Vatican II – Keeping the Dream Alive, Denis Hurley OMI, 2005, Cluster Publications, Pietermaritzburg South Africa

 

Living Vatican II – The 21st Council for the 21st Century, Gerald O’Collins SJ, 2006, Paulist Press, New York/Mahwah

 

Vatican II – Forty Years On, William Madges (ed.), 2006, Orbis Books, Maryknoll

 

Rediscovering Vatican II Series published by Paulist Press, New York/Mahwah

Ecumenism & Interreligious Dialogue, Edward Idris Cardinal Cassidy, 2005

The Church and the World, Norman Tanner SJ, 2005

The Church in the Making, Richard Gaillerdetz, 2006

The Laity and Christian Education, Dolores R. Leckey, 2006

Scripture, Ronald D. Witherup, 2006

Liturgy, Rita Ferrone, 2007

Religious Life and Priesthood, Maryanne Confoy RSC, 2008

Evangelization and Religious Freedom, Jeffrey Gros & Stephen Bevans, 2009

 

The Road to Vatican II - Key Changes in Theology, Maureen Sullivan, 2007, Paulist Press, New York/Mahwah, NJ  

 

A Concise Guide to the Documents of Vatican II, Edward P. Hahnenberg, 2007, St. Anthony Messenger Press, Cincinnati, OH

 

Vatican II – Did Anything Happen?, David G. Shultenover SJ ed., 2007, Continuum, New York & London

 

What Happened at Vatican II, John W. O'Malley, 2008, Belknap Press of Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 
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Receiving the Council - Theological and Canonical Insights and Debates, Ladislas Orsy, 2010, Liturgical Press, Collegeville, MN

 

Theological Highlights of Vatican II, Joseph Ratzinger, 2010 reprint of 1966 work with introduction by Thomas P. Rausch, Paulist Press, New York/Mahwah, NJ

 

Vatican II The Battle for Meaning, Massimo Faggioli, 2012, Paulist Press, New York / Mahwah, NJ  

 

50 Years Receiving Vatican II: A Personal Odyssey, Kevin T. Kelly, 2012, Columba Press, Dublin

 

Keys to the Council - Unlocking the Teaching of Vatican II, Richard R. Gaillerdetz & Catherine E. Clifford, 2012, Liturgical Press, Collegeville, MN

 

Vatican II - The Essential Texts, edited by Norman Tanner, SJ, and including introductions by Pope Benedict XVI and James Carroll, 2012, Random House, London.

 

My Journal of the Council, Yves Congar, Denis Minns editor English Translation, 2012, Liturgical Press, Collegeville Minnesota

 

True Reform - Liturgy and Ecclesiology in Sacrosanctum Concilium, Massimo Faggioli, 2012, Liturgical Press, Minnesota

 

Vatican II - A Universal Call to Holiness, Anthony Ciorra & Michael W. Higgins eds., 2012, Paulist Press, New York/Mahwah NJ

 

Remi De Roo - Chronicles of a Vatican II Bishop, Remi De Roo, 2012, Novalis, Toronto, Canada

 

Quo Vadis? - Collegiality in the Code of Canon Law, Mary McAleese, 2012, Columba Press, Blackrock, Dublin