John was born and abandoned in a hospital in San Francisco. He was adopted into a loving Irish Catholic family. In the early 1970′s he was given a very confused and lacking education of the faith in the parochial schools. At the same time some older neighbor boys exposed him to hard core pornography. In […]
In 2005, I found myself inside a Catholic church for Midnight Mass. My future wife, born and raised in the Catholic Church, was by my side, silently showing me something that I never thought I’d see or feel. At the age of 31, an unexpected realization set in – thus beginning my personal journey to the Catholic Church, my home.
Rob was reared first in the United Church of Canada and later the Anglican Church. In high school and college he stopped practicing any faith and became deeply involved in drugs and alcohol. While working in London, England, the Holy Spirit began to work on his heart, drawling him to faith in our Lord Jesus […]
Marcus and Joseph answer open-line questions from the Journey Home audience. Joseph was born in the East End of London. As an embittered and angry young man the racial politics and ideology of the Skinheads appealed to him. He eventually became involved in the involved in the anti-Catholic and Masonic Society of Orange Men. Later […]
Jim was reared in a good Catholic family of 11 boys and 2 girls. He felt pressure to succeed. In college, he left the Catholic and indulged in women and drinking, though he attended the Episcopal church now and then. After school he was married and joined the CIA. By the time he was 35 […]
John grew up in a nonreligious home. As a boy he wanted to know the truth. In high school he debated evangelical Christians. Their unquestioning appeal to scriptural authority he felt was circular reasoning. In college, he studied the philosophers, but their contradicting of each other led him to despair and atheism. He left college […]
Chris was brought up in a Congregational Church. For his family though, God was a “Sunday God” as he struggled with alcohol. After he married Janine he continued to struggle with alcoholism. This would not change until a Methodist minister came to their door and gave them hope in Christ. Janine was raised, by her […]