University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, 2009
Master of Divinity, Theology
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, 2002
Bachelor of Arts, English/German
Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont, Cum Laude, 1998
'You are the God of Vision’: Divine Revelation in the Experiences of Muslim and Roman Catholic Women. (2015).
Human Distinctiveness Summer Seminar and Sabbatical (2015).
Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion Summer Fellowship (2012).
EARDA Pilot Research Study: Promoting Publication and Grant Submission through Institutional Support (2011).
Beaton, R. (2014). Embodied Words, Spoken Signs: Sacramentality and the Word in Rahner and Chauvet, Minneapolis, MN, Fortress Press
Beaton, R. (2014). Illuminating Unity: Four Perspectives on Dei Verbum’s ‘One Table of the Word of God and Body of Christ', Collegeville, MN, Liturgical Press
Beaton, R. (2017). “’Let Us Sing As We Go’: Language Origins and the Sung Response of Faith.” Forthcoming, Horizons
Beaton, R. (2016). “Seeing with the Eyes of Faith: Ade Bethune as Precursor to Walter Kasper.” Forthcoming, Worship
Beaton, R. (2012). "Realizing Unity: The One Table of the Prophetic Word and Body of Christ." Worship. (86, 1, 323-337)
Beaton, R. (2013). From Institution to Paschal Mystery: Evolving Understandings of Church as Sacrament. David Orr, Paul Taylor, and Carmel Pilcher, Vatican II: Reforming Liturgy. Adelaide, AFT Press
Review of "Worship With Gladness: Understanding Worship from the Heart" by Joyce Ann Zimmerman, Theological Studies 77, no 1 (2016): 77.
Beaton, R. (2012). "Review of Transitioning Disciples: The Contributions of Cultural Anthropology to Ecclesial Identity." By Colleen Mary Mallon, Villanova, PA, The College Theology Society
"Mercy Revealed: The Dignity of the Marginalized Made Manifest in the Liturgy." Catholic Theological Society of America Annual Meeting, San Juan, Puerto Rico. June 2016.
“The Word of God in the Mouths of Humans: What Can Evolutionary Anthropology Tell Us About Liturgical Language?” North American Academy of Liturgy Annual Meeting, Houston, TX. January 2016.
Beaton, R. (2015). "Liturgical Language: Reception and Revelation." North American Academy of Liturgy Annual Meeting
Beaton, R. (2014). “And [Also]With Your Spirit: Finding the Spirit of Unity in the Liturgical Celebration." Thinking Theologically Series, St. Catherine University
Beaton, R. (2014).“Transformative Unity: The Language of Liturgy in Word and Sacrament.” North American Academy of Liturgy
Beaton, R. (2013). “Liturgical Living for a Prophetic People.” St. Edward's Church, Bloomington, MN
Beaton, R. & Bassett, M. (2012). "Learning Outcomes in the Study of Religions: A Roundtable Conversation about the (In)tangibles." American Academy of Religion
Beaton, R. (2012). "Vatican III?" Before During and After Vatican II (Series) St. Clement Episcopal Church, St. Paul, MN
Beaton, R. (2012). "Graced Unity: Language of Sacrament, Language of Proclamation." Catholic Theological Society of America
Beaton, R. (2011). "A Response to Elizabeth Johnson’s ‘Creator Spirit in an Evolving World.'" Here Be Dragons: A Dialogue with Quest for the Living God Seminar. Hedgerow Initiative, Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality
Beaton, R. (2011). "A Response to Elizabeth Johnson’s ‘God Acting Womanish.’" Here Be Dragons: A Dialogue with Quest for the Living God Seminar. Hedgerow Initiative, Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality
Beaton, R. (2011). "Pneumatological Perspectives on the One Table of the Word of God and the Body of Christ." North American Academy of Liturgy