Fr. Andrew Apostoli, C.F.R.

Fr. Andrew Apostoli, C.F.R. (1942-2017) was an American author, retreat master, spiritual director, and EWTN host. He was ordained priest in 1967 by Archbishop Fulton Sheen. In 1988 he was a founding member of the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal.


Pentecost Meditation on the Holy Spirit (PART II)

An Example From Church History Even in Church history, this problem of not appreciating the Holy Spirit’s presence and importance in daily Christian life existed! St. Augustine (A.D. 354-430) recognized the lack of theological study regarding the Holy Spirit and His mission even in his own day. “Many books have been written by scholarly and…


Pentecost Meditation on the Holy Spirit (PART I)

The Gift of God “It is the gift of the Holy Spirit Who makes us like the Son and puts us in a filial relationship with the Father: in the one Spirit through Christ we have access to the Father.” -Pope John Paul II (cf. Ephesians 2:18) When someone offers another person a gift, the…