Fr. Jonathan McElhone, TORAbout Father Jonathan McElhone is a Franciscan TOR, serving at Franciscan University of Steubenville. Before responding to a call with the Franciscans, Father Jonathan worked as an industrial electrician, programming robots. Ordained in 2012, Father Jonathan ministered as a parochial vicar at a parish in Texas before moving back to his alma…

Sr. Mary Elizabeth Albers

Sister Mary Elizabeth Albers, SOLTAbout Sister Mary Elizabeth Albers is the vocation servant for the Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity (SOLT). As a student athlete at Benedictine College, she experienced a profound encounter with Jesus, both in the Eucharist and through solid friendships—three of her basketball teammates also became religious sisters! After graduating…

DJ BernalAbout DJ Bernal has the great privilege to minister to youth, young adults, and adult groups. This ministry has focused on a relationship with Christ and others (Rom. 8:38-39). Standing upon the charge from Paul to Timothy (2 Tim. 4:5), DJ has committed himself to “endure every hardship, do the work of an evangelist,…

Chris Padgett

Chris PadgettAbout Chris Padgett has been doing ministry for over 25 years. He is an author, musician, teacher, comedian, and motivational speaker. Padgett has been married to his high school sweetheart for 28 years, and they have nine children. He has also appeared on television and radio and has been a regular speaker and entertainer…

Ben Walther

Ben WaltherAbout Ben Walther has been a minister and educator for more than 15 years and is invested in the mission of the new evangelization. After producing two albums as an independent Christian musician, Ben joined the Oregon Catholic Press family and released his album “Make Your Home in Me” in 2013. It debuted at…

Katie Prejean McGradyAbout Katie Prejean McGrady is an international speaker and author of Room 24: Adventures of a New Evangelist and Follow: Your Lifelong Adventure with Jesus. She has been traveling across the country since 2007, engaging audiences of all ages and sizes with theological truths and a unique blend of humor. Katie has appeared…