Spirituality for Today – Spring 2021 – Volume 25, Issue 3

Our Authors

Rev. Mark Connolly

Born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts Rev. Mark Connolly started THE SUNDAY MASS on television in the New York Area in 1970. In 1993, Fr. Connolly was named the Director of Radio and Television in the Diocese of Bridgeport. He is well known in the field of Radio and Television. Presently, Father is the host of an ABC syndicated show called THOUGHTS FOR THE WEEK which is aired every Sunday morning throughout the country.
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Rev. Raymond K. Petrucci

Rev. Raymond K. Petrucci was ordained for the Diocese of Bridgeport in 1973. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from St. Francis College in Loretto, Pennsylvania, a Master of Divinity from St. Mary Seminary and University in Baltimore, Maryland, and a Doctor of Ministry from the Jesuit School of Theology at Berkeley in California.
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Janice Alonso

A wife and mother of two sons and a daughter-in-law, after years of teaching and doing volunteer work in the church, school and community, she is pursuing a lifelong dream of being a writer. She spends the first hour of her day in devotion to God's word and prayer for His guidance in her work. Her inspirational work has appeared in CGA World (the insert in Catholic Digest), Standard and Evangel. Her short stories have appeared in Grit, Palo Alto Review and Cochran's Corner.
You can visit Janice's Web site at www.janicealonso.com

Rev. Richard Scheiner, C.P.

Rev. Richard Scheiner, C.P., is a Passionist priest. He holds degrees in both psychology and theology. He has been on the staff of St. Vincent's Psychiatric Hospital in Harrison, New York, serving as counselor and chaplain since 1970. He is a writer and once edited a magazine for the Passionist community. At the present time, he assists on weekends at St. Agnes Parish in Greenwich, Connecticut.

Richard B. Patterson

Richard is a clinical psychologist and trauma therapist practicing in El Paso Texas. He has spent much of his adult life on a quest to find a bridge between psychology and spiritual studies.