Dr. Benjamin Alexander: Former Episcopalian

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September 5, 2011

Dr. Benjamin Alexander, a returning guest to the Journey Home Program, was an Episcopalian who converted to Catholicism in 1991.   He previously shared his life story on the episode which aired on February 25, 2000.  Dr. Alexander is a professor of English at Franciscan University of Steubenville.  He and Marcus examine the writings of Flannery O’Connor and several other authors who were Catholic, and discuss how their works were influenced by their faith. 


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