Dr. Paul Williams: Buddhist Who Became a Catholic Christian

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February 17, 2003

Dr. Williams was born into an Anglican family, but as a young academic he converted to Tibetan Buddhism. Some twenty years later he startled friends and colleagues by becoming a Catholic Christian. Dr. Williams is a professor of Indian and Tibetan religious philosophy at the University of Bristol, England. This episode was recorded in Blessed John Henry Newman’s library in Littlemore, England.