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Fr. Michael was ordained into priesthood for the Diocese of Cleveland on May 12, 2007. He received a Master of Divinity and a Master of Arts from St. Mary Seminary in Wickliffe, Ohio, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, with a specialization in video and audio production, from Cleveland State University in 2001.
Fr. Michael is dedicated to helping others encounter Christ through the celebration of the Eucharist, preaching, the Sacrament of Reconciliation, spiritual direction, and prayer. He is devoted to the poor, especially in Africa and El Salvador where he has led several mission trips. Through the Global Fellows program, he has visited Madagascar and Rwanda with Catholic Relief Services.
With a focus in communications, Fr. Michael incorporates new media into his ministries. He not only came up with the concept, but was a chief architect in the development of, a mobile application called The “EXAMEN” App, which assists people to connect with God throughout their day. Besides creating content produced and distributed through The Prodigal Father Productions, Fr. Michael has authored articles published in various Catholic magazines.
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The Notre Dame Burning and the Eternal Priesthood
It is a pleasure and real honor to be back here at my home parish as a priest. I have been a priest for eleven years, and it is a wonderful joy to celebrate the sacraments. As I have been watching the news this last week about the burning of Notre Dame, I have realized everyone’s eyes have been transfixed to this.Read or Listen to Homily
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The Examen Prayer: A Guide to Everything You Need to Know
St. Ignatius said that above all prayer, the most important prayer that we could pray every day is the Examen Prayer!
He said that if we were to ever drop any prayer time from our day, because of busyness or tiredness, this should be the last one to be dropped.Read More
Praying with Fr. Tom Cebula
Fr. Cebula currently is an interim chaplain at Walsh University and it has been a pleasure for me to get to know him because I am now a priest in residence at Walsh University.Read or Listen to Interview
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