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Millie And Dail Lace, former Assemblies of God

April 25, 2016

Former members of the Assemblies of God, Millie and Dail Lace, share their faith journey to Catholicism.  Growing up in the Protestant faith, this couple married and spent 20 years very active in their Assembly of God congregation.  And yet, over time, there was a sense that “something was missing.”   In a pursuit for the truth, they began to visit a local Catholic church, while, at the same time, listen to ... more
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Brendan O’Morchoe, Former Episcopalian

December 15, 2014

Brendan grew up in Illinois in an Episcopal family. They attended church every Sunday but his faith didn’t really impact his life outside of church, except when he was having a bad time. With his father an Irish Protestant immigrant, he culture was anti-catholic. Brendan had no personal knowledge of Catholics or of Catholic teaching. In his late teen years, he began to deepen his faith and to turn ... more
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Leslie Blackwell: Revert from Secularism

May 12, 2014

Leslie grew up in an active Catholic home. As a child she loved everything Catholic. The many social changes of the 1960’s and the distractions of college drew her away from the faith. After college she obtained a position as a TV talk show host. Soon after she found she was pregnant. Seeing no other alternative, she got an abortion, then later another. In her brokenness, she began to hate ... more
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Abby Johnson: Former Baptist

January 20, 2014

Abby Johnson, author and speaker, is a convert to the Catholic Church.  Abby talks about growing up in southwest Louisiana in a great Christian home environment.  Despite living in a predominantly Catholic region, her family lived faith in the Baptist tradition.  Abby had an active Christian life which led her, while in college, to volunteer in the area of women’s services with Planned Parenthood.  This later became full-time employment ... more
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Chris Davis: Former Non-denominational

October 1, 2012

When he was a toddler, the parents of Chris Davis divorced.  He and his mother left Kentucky for Washington State, but over the next decade, they moved quite a bit.  Socially, Chris looked to nondenominational youth groups to fill the void of revolving friendships and a chaotic lifestyle.  At the age of 16, he opted to move back to Kentucky to live with his father and stepmother.  Chris began to attend ... more
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Confessions of an Ex-Feminist

July 9, 2012

I was in the newsstand of a Miami bus terminal, my saddle oxfords a bit scuffed and my uniform crumpled after a steamy day of classes, when I spotted something that utterly horrified me. It was not an X-rated magazine, but something much worse: a book called Why I Am Not a Christian by Bertrand Russell. ... more
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Eric Sammons: Former United Methodist

April 23, 2012

Growing up in Cincinnati in a typical suburban family, Eric Sammons was raised in the United Methodist tradition.  It was a religiously sheltered life, he claims.  Not until college would Eric be exposed and challenged by the various nuances of other denominational offerings.  It was in high school, however, that Eric had a significant religious experience at a weekend youth retreat.  This led him to begin living an intentional Christian ... more
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A Child Who Led Me — From Liberal Feminism to Life

December 20, 2011

A feminist rebellion ... more
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Jim & Joy Pinto: Former Episcopalians

February 1, 2010

Although Jim was raised in an Italian Catholic home, he spent most of his adult life serving as a priest in the Anglican tradition. As a young adult, Jim always thought the Catholic Church was like a beautiful art museum, but never understood her teachings. Joy was baptized Catholic but her family did not practice the faith. She met and married James Pinto, who became an Episcopal. When Jim felt ... more
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Janet Morana: Fallen Away Catholic Who Returned Home

July 14, 2008

Janet was a fallen-away Catholic in early 1989 when she met Father Frank Pavone shortly after the newly ordained priest was assigned to her family’s parish in Staten Island, N.Y. Through his patience and witness to the truths of the Catholic faith, she returned home to the Church. Janet is now Executive Director of Priests for Life and Co-Founder of the Silent No More Awareness Campaign, the world’s ... more
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Tom Cabeen: Former Jehovah’s Witness Elder

May 19, 2008

When Tom was four years old his parents joined the Jehovah’s Witnesses, bringing him with them into that faith. He fully embraced the Jehovah’s Witnesses and quickly became an elder at the age of 21. He began to develop doubts when the predicted end times failed to materialize which the Witnesses had emphasized. Eventually, Tom and his wife were disfellowshipped and shunned by their family and friends. Tom’s ... more
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Amy Young: Former Secularist Who Sought Healing From Abortion

February 25, 2008

Amy was raised Catholic and attended Catholic primary school. She fell victim to the World in college to the point of aborting her child. After many years of suffering, God granted her the grace to reconcile with Him, herself and her unborn child. She discusses her journey back to the Catholic Church and how she hadn’t even realized that she had left it. ... more