Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa has the unique distinction of being the preacher to three different papal households. Respected Italian journalist Aldo Valli interviews Fr. Cantalamessa in commemoration of his eightieth birthday. From hearing God’s call to be “the bearer of living water” at a young age to playing an integral role in the Second Vatican Council and becoming papal preacher to three popes, Cantalamessa’s entire life has been lived in service to the Word of God. This fascinating look into the life of one of the greatest spiritual teachers alive today will quench your own spiritual thirst.
Raniero Cantalamessa, O.F.M. Cap., has served as the preacher to the papal household since 1980, under Pope John Paul II, Pope Benedict XVI, and Pope Francis. He is the author of many books, including Sober Intoxication of the Spirit, Part Two.