Prayers to the Holy Spirit
Bert Ghezzi is a popular Catholic speaker and the author of more than twenty books, including Voices of the Saints, Mystics and Miracles, and The Power of Daily Prayer. Hundreds of his articles have appeared in the Catholic and religious press. For more than forty years, Ghezzi has been involved in all levels of religious education. He has served as a leader and teacher in several Catholic renewal movements, often speaking at renewal conferences around North America. He is a regular guest on EWTN programs, including his series, Signs of Our Times. Ghezzi is often interviewed on Catholic radio networks. His two-minute spots on saints play regularly on EWTN radio and at 9:00 a.m. Eastern every first Friday, he introduces saints of the month on Relevant Radio s Morning Air. Ghezzi holds a doctorate from the University of Notre Dame and worked for seven years as a professor at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan. Since 1975 he has served as a senior editor for five publishing companies and is currently an acquisitions editor for Our Sunday Visitor s book division. Ghezzi and Mary Lou, his wife of forty-nine years, reside in Winter Park, Florida, and have seven children and fifteen grandchildren. They are active members of St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church, where Ghezzi serves as chairperson of the faith formation commission.