Kathleen Beckman, L.H.S., is a radio host, international retreat director, Ignatian trained spiritual director and author of several books on prayer and sacramental life. She is the co-founder and president of Foundation of Prayer for Priests, an international apostolate for the spiritual support of clergy that fosters Eucharistic adoration and spiritual motherhood of priests. In conjunction with this apostolate, in 2014 Sophia Institute Press published, “Praying for Priests: A Mission for the New Evangelization.” Kathleen hosts the weekly program Living Eucharist, which airs internationally on Radio Maria, and has been a frequent guest on EWTN’s TV and radio programs. Since 1992 she has served in leadership for Magnificat and is currently on the CST advisory team. In 2013 she became a board member and facilitator for the Pope Leo XIII Institute for priests in the ministry of healing and deliverance. A member of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulcher of Jerusalem since 2002, she and her husband are business owners, have two adult sons, and live in Orange, CA. More information and spiritual resources are found at www.kathleenbeckman.com or www.foundationforpriests.org. November 2015, Sophia Institute Press will release her new book, “God’s Healing Mercy: Finding Your Path to Forgiveness, Peace and Joy” (http://shop.sophiainstitute.com/Gods-Healing-Mercy-P859.aspx) for the Jubilee Year of Mercy.