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Portrait of Madeline Delbrel

Madeleine Delbrel (1904-1964) studied philosophy and art at the Sorbonne in Paris. When her fiancé decided to join the Dominicans and her father went blind, Delbrel's life fell apart. She converted to Christianity in 1924 and founded a small religious community in France dedicated to social work.

Portrait of John J. Dietzen

John J. Dietzen is a retired Catholic pastor whose four-decade career has included pastoral ministry, marriage and family education, and journalism. His weekly question and answer column is syndicated nationally in nearly 40 Catholic newspapers. He also writes a weekly column for the Peoria Journal-Star.

John Doe has been writing childrens books for more than 20 years. He lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Portrait of Lyn Holley Doucet

Lyn Holley Doucet is a spiritual director for various retreat houses and the Diocese of Lafayette and is an award-winning author of many books. Doucet grew up on a cotton farm in north Louisiana as one of four children. She was active in the Methodist faith until her marriage, when she converted to Catholicism and has many fond memories of growing up in a loving church community.

Dominc F. Doyle

Dominic Doyle is an assistant professor of theology at Boston College's School of Theology and Ministry. A graduate of the University of Cambridge and Harvard Divinity School, he received his doctorate in systematic theology from Boston College.

Jenny Driver

Jenny Driver is a staff physician at Beth Israel Deaconess medical center and an instructor of medicine at Harvard Medical School. Her specialty is medical oncology and geriatrics. She received her MD from the University of Pittsburgh and her BA from Brown University. Jenny has been interviewed for national television programs about being a woman in Opus Dei.

Portrait of Avery Cardinal Dulles

Avery Cardinal Dulles is the first American theologian to be elevated to cardinal. One of the most distinguished Catholic theologians of our day, he is the Laurence J. McGinley Professor of Religion and Society at Fordham University. His many books include The Splendor of Faith and The Craft of Theology.

Portrait of Dave Durand

Dave Durand has been named by Leadership Excellence magazine as one of the nation’s top 100 minds on personal leadership. A Relevant Radio network weekly contributor and founder of ProBalance Inc., Dave is also the author of the national bestseller Perpetual Motivation, an Amazon #1 bestseller in its field for 3 months.

Photo for Andreas Ebert

Andreas Ebert is a Lutheran minister, hymn writer, and translator. He has translated the work of Richard Rohr, Walter Wink, and Jim Wallis into German.

"Perhaps no mystic in the history of Christianity has been more influential and more controversial than the Dominican Meister Eckart. Few, if any, mystics have been as challenging to modern day readers and as resistant to agreed-upon interpretation."
—Bernard McGinn
, The Mystical Thought of Meister Eckhart

Portrait of Robert Ellisberg

From 1975-80 he was part of the Catholic Worker community in New York, working with Dorothy Day during the last five years of her life, and serving for two years as managing editor of the Catholic Worker newspaper.

Portrait of Patricia Ferris McGinn

Patricia Ferris McGinn is a licensed professional counselor and former executive director of the Illinois Mental Health Counselors Association. She teaches in the art therapy program at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and is active in political advocacy for counselors on the state and national level.

Portrait of Barbara Fiand

Barbara Fiand, a Sister of Notre Dame de Namur, lectures throughout the country and abroad on issues related to holistic spirituality, prayer, religious life, transformation of consciousness, quantum spirituality, and the psychology and spirituality of human maturation. She is the author of several books with the Crossroad Publishing Company.

Portrait of Elizabeth Ficocelli

Elizabeth Ficocelli is an award-winning author of fourteen books for adults and young people. She writes on the sacraments, vocations, Marian topics, and Catholic family living. A convert and stay-at-home mother of four, Elizabeth speaks nationally at conferences, schools, and parishes and is the host of the program Answering The Call on St. Gabriel Catholic Radio AM 820 in Ohio.

Portrait of Mitch Finley

Mitch Finley is an American author, editor, and speaker. He has written more than thirty books and has won eleven Catholic Press Awards and one American Society of Journalists and Authors, Excellence in Writing Award.

Portrait of Eugene J. Fisher

Eugene J. Fisher is a distinguished professor of Catholic-Jewish Studies at Saint Leo University. He has worked tirelessly for the reconciliation between Catholics and Jews. Since 1977 he has worked with U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops to improve Catholic-Jewish relations and has written numerous books on the subject of conflict and reconciliation between the two faiths.

Portrait of Patrick Fleming

Patrick Fleming, MDiv, MSW, LCSW, CSAT, is a psychotherapist in private practice with his wife, Sue Lauber-Fleming, in St. Louis. He trained extensively with Patrick Carnes, Ph.D., an international expert and researcher in the field of sexual addiction.

Portrait of Robert Frager

Robert Frager, Ph.D. received his doctorate in social psychology from Harvard University, where he was a teaching assistant for Erik Erikson and research assistant to Stanley Milgram. He taught psychology at Harvard, UC Berkeley, and UC Santa Cruz.

Portrait of Timothy M. Gallagher

Over 100,000 readers have turned to Fr. Gallagher's Ignatian titles for reliable, inspirational, and clear explanations of some of the most important aspects of Christian spirituality. Whether you're a spiritual director, priest or minister, a longtime seeker, or a beginner, Fr. Gallagher's books can help you on your spiritual journey.

Portrait of Guy Gaucher

Guy Gaucher, OCD, is a Carmelite friar and auxilary bishop emeritus of the dioces of Bayeux and Lisieux. He is the general editor of the critical edition of St. Therese's work and the foremost Theresian scholar in France.