Song & Silence

Entering Into Prayer

Created by Gunilla Norris and Frank Pendola

About Gunilla & Frank

Gunilla Norris is the author of eleven books on the spirituality of the everyday. Being Home, Becoming Bread, Inviting Silence, A Mystic Garden, Simple Ways, Sheltered in the Heart, Match, Embracing the Seasons, Companions on the Way, Great Love in Little Ways, and in 2020, Touched by Blessing. She is a mother and a grandmother. She has been a psychotherapist in private practice for more than 40 years and has felt privileged to accompany many people on their journeys to growth, healing and spiritual connectedness.

Frank Pendola is a husband, father and grandfather and a lifelong lover of song. He currently serves as music minister at St. Vincent de Paul and Our Lady of Victory parishes in Bradford and Ashaway RI. He has been an active member of The Holy Family community as a student of Centering Prayer and Christian Contemplative Practice and serves on the Servant and Leadership team of Contemplative Outreach of CT where he is preparing to become a commissioned presenter. Frank is involved in contemplative practice with friends from various faiths and denominations.