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Michael Goodwin: Former Evangelical

January 25, 2016

Michael Goodwin grew up on the east end of Long Island in a home of devout Christian parents. From a young age, he was taught by his parents to love and follow Jesus while being encouraged to deepen his faith by worshipping and serving at the local, Evangelical, Bible church near his hometown. In college, Michael began noticing “gaps” in the Church history he was provided by fellow church members and his college. Thus began a long journey that would eventually lead him to the fullness of the Catholic faith. ... more
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Fr. Dennis Garrou: Former Anglican Priest

March 31, 2014

Fr. Garrou was reared in the faith in an independent Bible Church. He graduated from Wheaton College, in Illinois, majoring in the Bible and then attended attended Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, in Deerfield, IL. Years later he served as a licensed lay United Methodist minister. Then he was ordained as an Episcopal priest in 1994. From 2000 to 2008, he served in the Anglican Mission in the Americas. Conserns over the Eucharist and the nature of the Church led him to the Catholic Church, in 2009. He was ordained a Catholic priest in 2011. ... more

David Currie: Former Fundamentalist Bible Christian

June 2, 2003

Marcus and David answer open-line questions from the audience. ... more

Dr. Paul Young: Former Non-Denominational Pastor

December 10, 2001

Paul was raised in a godly home. His father was a Baptist minister. As a teen he led the Campus Life Club and latter attended Dallas Theological Seminary and the Talbot School of Theology. During his studies, the many theologians who radically disagreed with one another but believed in the authority of the Bible disturbed him. He was ordained a pastor of an Independent Bible Church and participated in many foreign missions. When his eldest son sent him a 180 page letter explaining why he had become a Catholic Christian, Paul ... more
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John Johnson: Former American Baptist Minister

February 11, 2000

John was reared in a Methodist home. In college, a professor invited him to a Baptist retreat were he met Christ. About the same time he felt a call to the ministry, attended seminary and was ordained an American Baptist minister. After serving in several churches, it seemed that there was always some infighting over different interpretations of doctrine. In 1997, a friend invited him to a silent retreat at a Catholic retreat center. This began a journey that led John to full-communion with the Catholic Church. ... more
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David Currie: Former Bible Church Missionary

August 6, 1999

Marcus and David answer questions from the audience in the open-line episode of the Journey Home. David was reared in a staunchly Fundamentalist home. He remembers being upset the day President Kennedy was assassinated because he believed that since he was Catholic he would go to hell. While attending an Evangelical seminary David began to compile a list of Bible passages that did not fit into any Protestant theology. The Catholic Church provided the only coherent answer to these Scriptural difficulties. ... more