Oscar Rivera

Oscar Rivera Jr About Oscar Rivera Jr. (“Two Ten”) lives in Virginia, with his wife, Pamela. He serves as the director of Religious Education and Youth Ministry at his parish in Virginia Beach. Raised in the inner city of Waterbury, Connecticut, Oscar’s method of avoiding the streets became God and hip-hop. For over a decade…

Lisa Cotter

Lisa Cotter About Lisa Cotter is the founder of Made to Magnify, an apostolate with a mission that encourages people to become saints. She and her husband, Kevin, are the co-authors of Dating Detox: 40 Days of Perfecting Love in an Imperfect World and co-hosts of the How-to Catholic podcast. In her free time, Lisa is pursuing a master’s in theology at the Augustine Institute…

Fr. Mike Schmitz

Father Michael Schmitz About Father Michael Schmitz is the director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry for the Diocese of Duluth as well as the chaplain for the Newman Center at the University of Minnesota-Duluth. Father Mike attended Saint Paul Seminary and was ordained in 2003. He offers weekly homilies on iTunes and bulldogCatholic.org and has appeared in programs for youth…

Cooper Ray

Cooper Ray About Cooper Ray is a dynamic and light-hearted speaker, musician, and retreat facilitator who shares his faith with honesty and passion. Through music, story, humor, and audience participation, Cooper leads groups of all ages to a greater awareness of who they are as Catholic Christians and how to recognize God’s presence in their…

Bob Lesnefsky

Bob Lesnefsky About Bob Lesnefsky serves as assistant director of Household Life at Franciscan University. He has spent most of his life sharing the hope of God’s love with inner-city kids in the nonprofit he started (Dirty Vagabond Ministries). Bob, aka RIGHTEOUS B, is also an award-winning Christian hip-hop artist and speaker, using rap music…