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A Place of Peace – December 11, 2021: Dale Recinella

Description: He Walks on Death Row. Catholic Prison Chaplain, Dale Recinella, speaks passionately against the Death Penalty, arguing that even murderers deserve the right to make peace with their Creator. For more information email dale at: or visit

Guests: Dale Recinella

Dale Recinella has been involved in reentry services since the late 1980s. For the last 21 years, he has been an outside chaplain for Florida’s death row and, with his wife, Dr. Susan Recinella, have ministered as a team during executions: he serving as spiritual advisor to the condemned and his wife serving as a lay minister to the condemned’s family and loved ones. They also minister to the families and loved ones of murder victims in non-capital cases. Mr. Recinella, who received a Masters in Theological Studies (M.T.S.) summa cum laude from Ave Maria University’s Institute for Pastoral Theology (2009) and law degree magna cum laude from Notre Dame University Law School (1976), is a licensed Florida lawyer He has appeared frequently on worldwide Vatican Radio, extensively addresses audiences nationally and in Europe, and with Dr. Susan, has raised 5 children and has 12 grandchildren. Visit his website at

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