Find  Something  More  in  Italy

Listen to Kendra Von Esh and Father Caliente discuss spiritual direction on the Winds of Change Radio Show!

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Join Kendra Von Esh and her personal Spiritual Director, Father Ervin Caliente, for a life-changing pilgrimage to Italy! 

Visit sacred sites, meet spiritual companions and indulge in the local culture over some laughs, worship, prayer, spirituality, fine food and wine!

Kendra will be with you throughout the pilgrimage and Father Caliente will offer daily spiritual direction and confession at any time.

Let's experience Italy together - this will be a journey like no other!

Register NOW before it sells out!

About Kendra

Kendra Von Esh was a Corporate Executive living the worldly life for decades, leaving it all behind when God found her, flipped her reality upside-down and transformed her life.

She is an International Catholic Speaker, Shalom World TV News Anchor, Radio Host, Author and Podcaster who is passionate about helping others deepen their relationship with God and the Faith.

Kendra is known for her down to earth style mixed with the right amount of humor and emotion. Her joy is contagious as she speaks at Conferences, Business Leadership Events and Parishes to Men, Women and Young Adults. She also leads retreats, parish missions and serves others as a personal Faith Coach.

She is passionate about building a community of spiritual companions to grow along with her on the journey.

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About Father Caliente

Fr. Ervin Pio M. Caliente is the Pastor of Saint Rita Parish in Rockford, IL.

He was born in the Philippines and came to the United States in 2002 as a religious brother in a monastic community for eight years. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Philosophy at Our Lady of Peace College Seminary in the Philippines and theological studies at the University of Saint Mary of the Lake, Mundelein Seminary. He was ordained to the priesthood on June 6, 2015, for the Diocese of Rockford, IL. 

Fr. Caliente is the Spiritual Director for Carpe Verbum, a daily meditation website on the liturgical readings for youth. He also founded the Confraternity of Jesus, our Merciful Priest (, a spiritual fraternity of diocesan priests who intentionally lives a priestly and eucharistic lifestyle, with its lay adorers as an intercessor for priests.

Fr. Ervin Caliente

Let’s “Find Something More” Together!

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