Kathleen Beckman, L.H.S. is the president and co-founder of the Foundation of Prayer for Priests (www.foundationforpriests.org), an international Eucharistic apostolate of prayer and catechesis for the holiness of priests, spiritual motherhood and fatherhood. She has served the Church for twenty-five years as a Catholic evangelist, author (Sophia Institute Press), Ignatian certified retreat director, and radio host. Her writings are widely published in Catholic magazines and online at CatholicExchange.Com. She is featured on Catholic media: EWTN Radio & TV, Radio Maria, The Catholic Channel, and Focus TV. Since 1992, she has served in leadership roles for Magnificat, A Ministry to Catholic Women. Since 2000, she has served in the Church's ministry of healing, deliverance and exorcism, assisting priests internationally. Since 2012, she has served in the Pope Leo XIII Institute that trains clergy for the ministry of exorcism. In 2017, she completed the Pontifical Regina Apostolorum University course on Exorcism and Deliverance Ministry and serves on the diocesan team. She and her husband are business owners, and have two grown sons. 

Sophia Institute Press has published her last three books

Praying for Priests: A Mission for the New Evangelization. Foreword by Fr. Mitch Pacwa, S.J. (2014)

Healing Mercy: Finding Your Path to Forgiveness, Peace and Joy. Foreword by Bishop Kevin Vann, JCD, DD. (2015)

When Women Pray: Eleven Catholic Women on the Power of Prayer. Foreword by Sister Regina Marie Gorman, O.C.D. (2017)

The following Catholic apostolates invited Kathleen to speak:

Media: EWTN Radio & TV, Radio Maria, The Catholic Channel, Focus TV, Shalom TV

Legatus Chapters

Retreats & Conferences in USA, Malta, Trinidad, Tobago, Poland, Ireland, Canada, Aruba, Rome

Institute on Religious Life Conference

Ave Maria University Marian Eucharistic Conferences, Northern California Marian Eucharistic Conferences

Magnificat International Leaders Conferences

EWTN Women of Grace National Conferences

Pope Leo XIII Institute

Council of Major Superiors of Women Religious (CMSWR) National Conference, St. Louis, MI

St. Patrick's Seminary, Menlo Park, CA., Our Lady of the Lake Seminary, Mundelein, Chicago, IL, The Josephinum Seminary, OH, All Hollows Seminary, Dublin, Ireland, Kenrick-Glennon Seminary, St. Louis, MI, and Saint Mary Seminary, Cleveland, OH. 

Diocese of Billings-Great Falls MO Priest Retreat Director

Diocese of Amarillo, TX Priest Retreat Director

Arlington, VA Diocese Women's Conference

Austin, TX Diocese Women's Conference

Southern California Renewal Communities (SCRC) Conferences

W.I.N.E. Women in the New Evangelization Events Speaker

For Letters of Recommendation, please contact: Bishop Kevin W. Vann, Christ Cathedral, 13280 Chapman Avenue, Garden Grove, CA 92840. Phone: 714-282-6048. Email: Secretary to the bishop: Marianne Bungcag: mbungcag@rcbo.org. 

Pastor: Fr. John Neneman, San Antonio de Padua, 5800 East Santa Ana Canyon Road, Anaheim Hills, CA 92807-3237. Phone 974-1416. Fax: 714-974-9630. Email: fjneneman@sanantoniochurch.org.


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Pictures of various retreats, parish missions and conferences.
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Kathleen, Donna Ross, Dorinda Bordlee, Maria Vadia at the 2015 International Magnificat Leaders Conference DC

The Napa Institute 2014 with EWTN’s Michael Warsaw and Mother Dolores of the Poor Clares

In Rome for the Canonization of St. John Paul II

Aruba Magnificat Leadership at Prayer Breakfast for 300 women 2014

Kathleen gave a conference on Spiritual Motherhood for the Institute for Religious Life, 2015.

Kathleen led the 2015 Priest Retreat for the Bishop and Priests of the Diocese of Billings & Great Falls, Montana

With Mr. Gabriel Ferrucci and the Abbot and Prior of the St. Michael Norbertine Abbey

The Magnificat Day of Faith @ Christ Cathedral 2013

Kathleen spoke with Sr. Briege McKenna at the Intercession for Priests Retreat, Ireland

Kathleen and her book “Praying for Priests: A Mission for the New Evangelization” were featured. 

Kathleen on the EWTN set with Fr. Mitch Pacwa and Sister of Mercy, 2015. 

Private Retreat with Priests in Jerusalem

EWTN TV set 2013

Kathleen & Seminarian Tim Donavon at Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone’s Installation in San Francisco, CA

Archbishop Cordilieone & Kathleen at St. Patrick's Seminary, CA

2014 Legatus Pilgrimage to Mexico City: Our Lady of Guadalupe.

At the Congregation for Clergy, Rome: Archbishop Patron Wong and Monsignor Doktorczyk

Kathleen welcomes her new Bishop Kevin Vann 2012

Private Priest Retreat at the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, Jerusalem 2013

Kathleen presented a conference at St. Patrick's Seminary