SalvatoreSapienzaSalvatore Sapienza is a former religious brother in the Catholic Church who worked alongside Father Mychal Judge (“The Saint of 9/11”) in helping to establish St. Francis AIDS Ministry, one of the first Catholic AIDS organizations in the country.

A spiritual teacher and speaker, Sapienza has led workshops, classes and retreats around the country, including the annual LGBT Spirituality retreat at Unity Village. He holds degrees from NYU and All Faiths Seminary, the interfaith school founded by Rabbi Joseph Gelberman and led by Rev. Dr. Jon Mundy.

Sapienza is an ordained interfaith minister, spiritual director and meditation instructor working at Spirit Space Spiritual Enrichment Center in Saugatuck, Michigan, where he lives with his partner of 20 years. He also writes a monthly column for the Holland Sentinel newspaper.

Contact Salvatore: www.salsapienza.com