Founder / Executive Director
Patrick is the Executive Director of Encounter Ministries and has a passion and drive to see Catholics empowered to walk in the power and love of the Holy Spirit. He carries a strong heart for evangelization, healing, prophetic ministry, contemplative prayer and Christian unity. Patrick ministers and speaks at conferences internationally and was featured in the 2017 groundbreaking “Fearless” documentary and the 2019 “Revive” documentary. He is married to Emily and together they have six children.
BA Franciscan University of Steubenville, 2006
MA Holy Apostles College & Seminary, 2014
Full Time Ministry Experience:
Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Cincinnati, OH 2009-2014
St. Patrick Catholic Church, Columbus, OH 2014-2018
patrick's journey into life in the spirit
one night columbus story
This video tells the story of how Encounter Ministries got connected with One Night Columbus and jump started the largest gathering of Catholics and Protestants to plant seeds of unity for the Church in our city.
Healing Prayer @ The Call
In this clip, Patrick was invited by healing evangelist Robby Dawkings to give words of knowledge for healing at THE CALL, an ecumenical city-wide prayer gathering in January 2018.
revive nebraska recap
This video recaps what God did at the REVIVE evangelization healing event at Bishop Bergan High School in Freemont, Nebraska.
high school healing service
This is a preview of the new documentary that Encounter is involved in about the power of God hitting Catholic high schools.
encounter conference: the normal catholic life
In this video, Patrick presents on the topic of the Normal Catholic Life at the Encounter Conference in January of 2018.
avila breakdancers touched by the Holy spirit
Audio Clip: During street ministry in Avila, Spain the leader of a breakdancing group gets healed and the Holy Spirit falls in power.