Anthony F. Chiffolo began his career in book publishing in 1988 and advanced to Editorial Director at several publishers. He currently works as a freelance editor, proofreader, and indexer.
Anthony wrote and published his first book in 1997, with many following quickly thereafter--about the mystical lives of the saints, the sacredness of nature, and the spirituality of food. He is the author or editor/compiler of 100 Names of Mary: Stories and Prayers; Advent and Christmas Wisdom from Padre Pio; Padre Pio: In My Own Words (winner of the Whitney Radio Author of the Year 2000 Award); Advent and Christmas with the Saints; Pope John XXIII: In My Own Words; Pope John Paul II: In My Own Words; Be Mindful of Us: Prayers to the Saints; At Prayer with the Saints; as well as numerous offerings in the "An Hour with..." devotional pamphlet series. He is also co-author of the highly successful Cooking with the Bible: Recipes for Biblical Meals, We Thank You, God, for These: Blessings and Prayers for Family Pets, and Cooking with the Movies: Meals on Reels.