Father Jones was raised Unitarian and Congregationalist in New Hampshire. His parents were active and alive intellectually. From them he learned authority and obedience. In high school he became active in the Episcopal Church. After graduating from Yale University, he entered seminary and was ordained an Episcopal priest, later joining the Anglican religious community known […]
Rod, a former Baptist, was received into the Catholic Church in 1996. He is best known as the author of “Four Witnesses”, a popular book on the early Church from Ignatius Press. He’s also the former editor of Wonder Magazine, and a freelance scribe whose writings have appeared in such national publications as Our Sunday […]
Father Phillips was raised in Connecticut by Methodist parents. The Last Supper always played an important role in his faith life. In college he married and soon entered the Episcopal Church, attended seminary in England and was ordained an Episcopal priest. He was received into the Catholic Church in the early 1980’s and later ordained […]
Father David was raised on the north side of Chicago in a Swedish Lutheran home. He was very active in the church in his youth. He studied politics at Georgetown before receiving a call to the Lutheran ministry, to which he was ordained in 1985. Through participating in summer Biblical Conferences at Mundelein Seminary in […]
Father Rolf was reared in the United Church of Christ and was very active in the choir and other youth activities. As a pre-med student, he became interested in the historic Church. The writings of Josef Cardinal Ratzinger were a special help to him. He began to pray the Divine Office and was received into […]
Shawn is a life-long Catholic. He studied Theater at the University of Dallas and directing at the University of Oklahoma. Besides being a husband and father of six homeschooled children, he has directed, designed and or acted in over 100 productions. Shawn is the founder and chairman of the Catholic Writers’ Festival.