Fathers of Mercy Podcast

In this homily, Fr. Andy Cravalho, CPM, explains how God prunes the branches of our soul, so that we may abide in Him, and truly become His disciples.

About Fr. Andy Cravalho

Fr. Andy Cravalho was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and grew up in northern California for most of his life before graduating from Mother of Divine Grace homeschooling curriculum in 2001. He graduated from Franciscan University of Steubenville in 2005 with a B.A. in Journalism. After working as a sports journalist in California, Father Andy felt God’s call to the priesthood. He entered the Fathers of Mercy in 2006 and took first vows in August 2007. Fr. Andy received his M.A. in Moral Theology from Holy Apostles Seminary in Cromwell, CT and was ordained to the priesthood on June 2, 2012. After a year serving four parishes in the Archdiocese of Louisville, Fr. Andy was reassigned to the Fathers of Mercy missions. He currently serves as the Novice Master for the Congregation of the Fathers of Mercy.