Rev. Fr. Alfred McBride, O. Praem., held a diploma in catechetics from Lumen Vitae, Brussels, and a doctorate in religious education from the Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C. He has written many books, including a six-book series on the Bible, four books on the new Catechism of the Catholic Church and The Story of the Church: Peak Moments From Pentecost to the Year 2000. He was a member of the Norbertine Community of St. Norbert Abbey, De Pere, WI, and a Norbertine priest, and passed away in 2020.