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Jeffrey Morrow JH

Jeffrey Morrow, Jewish Atheist turned Catholic Christian

February 29, 2016

Marcus Grodi welcomes Jewish convert and former Evangelical Protestant Jeffrey Morrow to discuss his journey from atheism into belief in God, Christianity, and ultimately, Catholicism. Jeffrey grew up not knowing that Christmas or Easter had anything to do with Jesus! Not only was he not familiar with Christianity, but he simply didn’t belief any God existed! Challenged by peers in college, he realized that Christianity is one of the ... more
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Dr. Ian Murphy: Former Baptist Minister

February 9, 2015

Ian, as a little boy, developed a love for the Scriptures and had read the entire Bible by the time he was eight years old. Sadly, at this point he became an agnostic because he felt that God, Jesus and the Gospel were too good to be true. By the time he was fourteen he was having anxiety attacks over “the God question”. Finally, he prayed and asked God to ... more
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Dr. Matthew Cabeen: An Evangelical Protestant Who Became Catholic

November 3, 2014

Matthew was brought up as an Evangelical Protestant. His parents had previously been active Jehovah’s Witnesses. As a child he was filled with a love and knowledge of the holy Scripture, as his parents hosted frequent Bible studies in their home. Matthew’s journey to the Catholic Church began when he was in college through the influence of his father. As Matthew’s father began to discover the truth ... more
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Steven Lawson: Former Agnostic; revert

November 11, 2013

Steven Lawson, son of Catholic parents, grew up in Buffalo, NY.  A regular attender of weekly mass and youth group events, Steven began to have questions about his faith.  His goal from age 11 (modeled after Walt Disney) was to build a better world through animation.  While in college, Steven got immersed in philosophy and debate, leading into a secular mindset – and a rather sinful lifestyle.  The story of a divine ... more
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Shane Kapler: Revert; Former Non-Denominational

April 30, 2012

His mother was from the Methodist tradition while his father, one of twelve children, came from a decidedly Catholic background.  Shane Kapler, found himself in Catholic schools, but because of a falling out between his father and the parish priest, not attending Sunday Mass as a family.  His father would, however, continue in the Catholic faith through audio tapes and personal Bible Study.  Even as a middle-schooler, Shane was a ... more
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Joanna Bogle: Life-long Catholic

March 5, 2012

Joanna Bogle, English author, historian and broadcaster, visits with Marcus.  Together they compare and contrast various religious topics as they relate to England and the United States.  Joanna is a lifelong Catholic who discusses the Anglican influence on the Christian faith in Great Britain.  She notes some of the influential writers in her faith journey such as C.S. Lewis, John Henry Newman and G.K. Chesterton.  Joanna talks about ... more
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Becky Mayhew: Former Southern Baptist

March 29, 2010

After a Southern Baptist tent revival, Becky Mayhew was baptized by her father in the Mississippi River. Performing frequently as a soloist before his sermons, she taught vacation Bible school at age sixteen and began teaching Sunday school at age nineteen. For many years, Becky and her husband Larry enjoyed the quiet lifestyle of a philosophy professor and an English teacher, rearing their son and serving in a Baptist church, ... more
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Paul Abbe: Former Lutheran Minister

September 29, 2008

Paul was baptized and brought up in a Lutheran home. After graduating from the Lutheran School of Theology, in Chicago, he was ordained a Lutheran minister in 1992 and served as a pastor in that tradition for over 12 years. After a long journey of prayer, study and struggle, he was received into full-communion with the Catholic Church in September 2006. ... more
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Open Line With Dr. Robert Stackpole, Former Anglican Priest

July 7, 2008

Marcus and Dr. Stackpole answer open-line questions from the audience. ... more
Chris Osgood

Chris Osgood: Former Baptist Youth Minister

June 9, 2008

Chris felt a calling to ministry at a young age. He was ordained a Baptist youth minister. While attending a Baptist university in Virginia, the Holy Spirit called him to a deeper relationship with Christ and his Church, eventually leading him Home to the Catholic Church. ... more
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Deacon Joseph Pasquella: Former Member of the Eastern Orthodox Church

April 30, 2007

Deacon Joseph was baptized Catholic, at the insistence of his father, when he little. When he was four, his father died and his mother then brought him up in a Pentecostal Church. Later in life, he was received into the Eastern Orthodox Church.  His realization of the need of the authority of St. Peter as it is exercised through his successor the Bishop of Rome brought his to full-communion with ... more
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Joy Pinto: Former Episcopalian and Minister’s Wife

April 23, 2007

Joy was baptized Catholic but her family did not practice the faith. She met and married James Pinto, who became an Episcopal priest and she became a pastor’s wife, doing much with their parish family. When James felt called to come Home to the Catholic Church, Joy was reluctant at first. She discusses the struggles she faced while making her journey to full-communion with the Catholic Church. ... more