Messiah

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Jessica Stuart: A Convert from Judaism

December 14, 2015

Jessica was raised in a Jewish home, though her father had become a Catholic Christian earlier in life but later returned to Judaism. Because of this Jessica was exposed to Christianity early in life, as her father continued a secret interest in the Catholic faith. At her request, her father began to take her the visit churches. Eventually, they went to a Catholic parish where she discovered that her father had returned to the Church. From that time she told her faith that she believe that Jesus was the Messiah ... more
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Dr. Robin Pierucci: A Jewish Convert To The Catholic Faith

February 2, 2015

Robin was brought in a Jewish home. Her father said that they were “convenient Jews” rather than orthodox, reformed or conservative. Still Robin always talked to God. Sadly, she had to hide her faith because religion was not accepted in her social group. After high school she was active in a dance troop. One day she awoke and realized she had to move on. She entered medical school at Loyola University. Because she had to take religion classes, she took a class in Old Testament. Unbeknownst to her, the professor ... more
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Rick Rosen: A Convert to the Catholic Faith from Judaism

January 5, 2015

Rick grew up in a Jewish community in Oak Park, Michigan. Unknown to Rick, his journey to faith in Jesus Christ began when he married an Irish Catholic girl. God used a rocky time in his marriage to get his attention to enable him, through the Holy Spirit, to accept Jesus as his Messiah, Lord and Savior and, eventually, to come into full-communion with his Catholic Church. ... more
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David Moss, A Jewish Convert to Catholic Christianity

March 7, 2005

Marcus and David answer open-line questions from the Journey Home audience. ... more
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Roy Schoeman: Jewish Convert

January 10, 2005

Roy was born outside New York City of Jewish parents who had fled Nazi Germany. After receiving his Jewish education and formation under some of the most prominent Rabbis in contemporary in America, he went to college at MIT and then Harvard Business School, where he earned his degrees and joined the faculty as a professor of marketing. Midway through his career of teaching at Harvard he received the grace of several supernatural experiences that resulted in his conversion to Christianity. Following his conversion, he became active in Catholic evangelization, ... more
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Karen Koskoff: A Secular Jew Who Became Catholic

July 23, 2003

Karen’s was raised a secular Jew. In her young adult life she bordered on being an Atheist. After contracting a life threatening illness, she began to study how she could contribute to her recovery. She discovered that those who practiced their faith in God lived longer and weathered major illness better. After five years of studying the Bible, she accepted Jesus as the Messiah of Israel and was convinced enough to enter RCIA and join the Catholic Church. ... more
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Myron Moskowitz: Jewish Convert

March 31, 2003

Myron was born in the Bronx, New York to Jewish parents. His grandfather and brother were Rabbis. Due to family problems his spiritual life basically consisted of attending services on the Jewish High Holy days. As an adult, after a series of job frustrations, his Catholic wife challenged him to read the Bible, which he did in six days, skimming through Numbers and Deuteronomy. This began a journey that would lead him to accept Jesus as the promised Messiah and entry into his Catholic Church. ... more
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Martin Barrack: A Jewish Catholic Christian

October 28, 2002

Marty was reared a Jew in a very Jewish neighborhood in the Bronx. As a young boy his best friend was the only Catholic on the block. As a radio operator he befriended a Franciscan brother. He also married a Catholic. However, it took 20 years for him to be baptized and enter the Church. The Shroud of Turin was a deciding factor in leading him to consider the truth about the Resurrection of Jesus. For more information, check out his website: www.secondexodus.com. ... more
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Mark Drogin: Former Jewish Atheist

June 24, 2002

Mark is a convert from Judaism and atheistic materialism. As a youth he has a completely “horizontal” view of the world. God never came into the picture. Always seeking for the truth, along with his wife and some friends, he started a commune in northern California. Seeking the teaching of enlightened thinkers, like Buddha and Jesus, they decided that Jesus was different than all the rest because he suffered. Knowing abortion was wrong he was drawn to the Catholic Church because of its stance for life. His heart was finally ... more
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Allen Levine: Convert from Judaism

November 20, 2000

Al came from a secular Jewish family that had not been religious for several generations. Religion was not an aspect of his life. Even so, as a boy, he had a sense of the presence of God. In the 1980’s, he worked for the Soviet embassy. After a friend was executed for espionage in Moscow the shock compelled Al to seek God and Jesus. He sought out a priest at Georgetown University and six months later was baptized. ... more
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Bob Fishman: Jewish Convert

June 9, 2000

Marcus and Bob discuss the Jewish roots of the Catholic faith. Bob was brought up in a largely non-practicing Jewish family. He was allowed to study any religion or philosophy except Christianity. At the age of 17, he obtained a New Testament. After he was in the Navy, he met a born again Christian. In response, Bob went to his rabbi and studied the prophecies of the Messiah for 3 years. He accepted the Lord Jesus as his Messiah and was baptized in a United Pentecostal church. Over the years he was ... more