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Matthew DiMartino: A Fundamentalist Baptist Who Became a Catholic

December 8, 2014

Matthew grew up in a Protestant family. His mother had been Baptist and his father had been Catholic. They brought Matthew up in a Charismatic Episcopal parish. In high school, he got involved in the rock music culture. In a few short years he didn’t want anything to do with Christianity. When he was 17 he got involved in selling drugs. He was arrested and spent time in jail. Soon after, 9-11 happened and Matthew realized that one day he would die. He turned his life over to God in ... more
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Michael Cousineau: An Assemblies of God Who Returned to the Catholic Church

November 17, 2014

Mike was brought up Catholic. While in college his journey away from the Church began when a friend’s mother led him in the sinner’s prayer. While in the military, a friend finished the process by challenging many core Catholic teachings. After he was married, he pulled the family completely out of the Church because he didn’t want his Children to be taught Catholic corruptions. At first, the family attended a Baptist congregation and later the Assemblies of God. For many years he was an active Sunday school ... more
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Seeking to be Close to Christ, Michael Rediscovered His Catholicism and the Sacrament of Confession

November 17, 2014

Michael Cousineau discusses the desire for God that has been placed in the hearts of all mankind and how in seeking to be closer to Christ he rediscovered his Catholic faith. ... more
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Baptism: The Wages of Sin is Death, Romans 6:12-23

November 14, 2014

Listener email: “Infant baptism coming to life is mere theological fiction.” ... more
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Fr. Richard Barker: Former Presbyterian Who Became a Catholic Priest

September 13, 2004

Father Richard was born and raised in a Presbyterian family in Texas. As a boy he actively participated in Sunday school and youth group. However, like many teen, after high school he drifted away from faith. For 18 years he never attended church. He received the gift of faith while driving home on a Tuesday of Holy Week. He turned a corner and received a call to go to church. He responded to that call on the second Sunday after Easter and is now a Catholic priest. ... more
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Dr. Deal Hudson: Former Baptist Minister

April 26, 2004

As a child, Deal attended a Presbyterian Church at his mother’s promptings. In high school, after being witnessed to by a Southern Baptist friend, he accepted Jesus and joined the Baptist Church. After attending the University of Texas, where he was president of the Baptist student union, he enrolled in Princeton Theological Seminary and later received his Ph.D. from Emory. While studying at Emory, he met a Catholic friend, who led him deeper into the Catholic tradition. He started meeting with a priest every week for two years ... more
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Open-Line With Dr. Kenneth Howell: Former Presbyterian Minister

January 5, 2004

Marcus and Ken answer open-line questions from the audience. ... more
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Kristine Franklin & Rosalind Moss: Former Evangelical & Jewish Convert

February 5, 1999

Marcus hosts an open-line episode with Kristine Franklin & Rosalind Moss. Kristine is a former Evangelical missionary to Latin America. Both she and her husband Marty returned to the United States to become Catholics. Rosalind is a convert from Judaism and Evangelicalism and now Mother Miriam foundress of the Daughters of Mary, Mother of Israel’s Hope. ... more