The Founder and President of Salve Regina Publications and one of Catholic News Agency’s longest running columnists (since April 2009), Louie Verrecchio is the author of the internationally acclaimed Harvesting the Fruit of Vatican II Faith Formation Series which has been assisting Catholics on four continents explore the Council documents by the light of sacred Tradition since 2004.

In 2008, The Catholic Weekly of Sydney, Australia launched Louie’s weekly column under the Harvesting the Fruit of Vatican II banner. Since then, hundreds of his articles have been published by a variety of Catholic media outlets throughout the English speaking world.

Louie is also the author of a number of Catholic books including: Ten Things Every Catholic Should Know About Vatican II, And With Your Spirit: Recovering a sense of the sacred in the Roman Missal – 3rd Edition, Was John Courtney Murray Right? and The Most Holy Rosary of the Blessed Virgin Mary: A Weapon of Mass Instruction.

Exciting, outstanding, enriching, informative, inspirational… These are just some of the words “ordinary” Catholics have used to describe Louie’s presentations. Specializing in Vatican Council II and related matters, a partial list of specific topics addressed include: Liturgical Reform, The Essence of the Sacred Liturgy, Religious Liberty, Fully Conscious and Active Participation, The Documents of Vatican II and more.

Louie’s media appearances include EWTN, RealCatholic TV, Ave Maria Radio, Relevant Radio and numerous local affiliates.

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