law & gospel


Vaughn Treco: Former Charismatic Episcopal Priest

February 13, 2006

Vaughn was born and raised in Nassau in the Bahamas. At first his parents brought up him and his seven sibling up in the Anglican tradition but later with the Plymouth Brethren. He was taught by his parents to live each day for Christ. After discovering discrepancies in Plymouth Brethren teaching, Vaughn and his wife joined the Charismatic Episcopal Church where he was ordained in 1999. His journey to the Catholic Church was sparked by listening to tapes by Dr. Scott Hahn. ... more
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Fr. Larry Blake: Former Lutheran Minister

May 12, 2000

Father Larry was a life-long Lutheran. As a teen he was involved in Bible studies and youth organizations. By the time he was in the 10th grade, he was telling people that he was called to ordained ministry. He married before he began seminary and his wife supported him throughout his studies and his ministry. Fr. Larry served as a Lutheran pastor, in Minnesota, for 15 years. Over the years, he came to appreciate the centrality of the Eucharist, rather than preaching. This realization drew him to the Catholic Church. Fr. ... more