A native of Hartford, Ct., Andre Mathieu was professed as a Passionist Brother in 1962.
Andre has served in various capacities in the Eastern Province of American Passionists: Parish Pastoral Associate; Director of Initial Formation; Director of Cardinal Spellman Retreat House, Bronx, NY; local and Provincial leadership. Since 1996, he has been full time in the Passionist Preaching Ministry directing parish missions and retreats as well as retreats and workshops for men and women Religious; clergy and laity. Brother Andre offers workshop retreats on Spirituality and the Dynamics of Grief and Loss.
Andre holds an M.A. in Pastoral Theology (Ministry) from Boston College; an M.S. in Gerontology from the College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY; a Certificate in Thanatology (Death Studies) from the College of New Rochelle and is Certified in Death and Dying by ADEC, the Association for Death Education and Counseling. Andre is author of the book, AND JESUS WEPT on the spirituality of death and dying; grief and loss.
Andre can be reached at email@example.com.