Pray Tell is very happy to introduce four new contributors! We look forward to hearing their voices.
Fr. Jim Sabak OFM is on the staff of St. Francis of Assisi parish in Raleigh. His master degree and doctorate in liturgical studies are both from CUA, with a dissertation titled “The Theological Significance of ‘Keeping Vigil’ in Rome from the Fourth to the Eighth Centuries.” He belongs to Societas Liturgica, the early liturgy seminar of NAAL, and the sacramental theology seminar of CTSA.
Sr. Jeana Visel OSB belongs to the monastery in Ferdinand, IN and is director of graduate theology programs at Saint Meinrad Seminary and SOT. She has an MA in Monastic Studies from St. John’s SOT-Seminary and a DMin in spirituality from Catholic University of America, and she is the author of Icons in the Western Church: Toward a More Sacramental Encounter (Liturgical Press, 2016).
Fr. Neil Xavier O’Donoghue is a priest of the Archdiocese of Newark, New Jersey and is a Lecturer in Systematic Theology in the Pontifical Universiy at St. Patrick’s College in Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland. He has studied at Seton Hall University, the University of Notre Dame, and St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary. He holds a Doctorate in Theology from St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth, and he is the author of The Eucharist in Pre-Norman Ireland (ND Press, 2011).
Teva Regule holds a masters degree in music from the New England Conservatory of Music, a masters in science from Boston University, an MDiv from Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology, and a PhD in liturgical theology from Boston College. She is active in the Orthodox Church in youth ministry and as reader and choir member. She has served of managing editor of the St. Nina Quarterly (on the ministry of Orthodox ministry), she and is on the board of the St. Phoebe Center for the Liturgical Deaconess.