Father Rick Martignetti, OFM, is a Franciscan priest living in his hometown of Boston, Massachusetts. From 2008-2012, he taught theology and worked with young men in the Priestly Discernment Program at Franciscan University of Steubenville, helping them discern the Lord’s call in their own lives. He then worked in initial formation for the Immaculate Conception Province until 2016. After several years away, he has returned to Franciscan University of Steubenville to serve as the Director of Household Life. Father Rick enjoys preaching, leading retreats and pilgrimages, and sitting down for one-on-one conversations about the Lord. He is the author of St. Bonaventure’s Tree of Life: Theology of the Mystical Journey.