Dr. Jay Richards: Former Presbyterian

March 30, 2015 | no responses

Jay grew up in a Presbyterian family in Texas. He credits his best friend growing up, who was Church of Christ, with his knowledge of the Bible. When he went off to college he experienced a crisis of faith from the challenges he met in class. The writings of C. S. Lewis and the Holy Spirit brought him back from the […]

Jim Anderson: A Lutheran Who Became A Catholic – The Journey Home Program

February 27, 2006 | no responses

Jim was brought up in a nominally Methodist home. As a boy he was sent to Sunday school but his parents didn’t attend. Even so, he had a growing longing for God and gave his live to Christ on many occasions. During college he joined the Lutheran church, attracted by its liturgical worship. While in […]

Bob Fishman: A Jewish Convert To The Catholic Faith – The Journey Home Program

June 9, 2000 | no responses

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 […]

Dr. Patrick Lee: A Life-long Catholic – The Journey Home Program

October 2, 1998 | no responses

Marcus and Dr. Patrick Lee answer open-line questions. Dr. Lee received a BA from the University of Dallas, an MA from Niagara University, and a PhD from Marquette University. He taught for eleven years at the University of St. Thomas in Houston before coming to Franciscan University of Steubenville, in 1992. He is a member […]

Curtis Martin: A Non-denominational Evangelical Who Returned To The Catholic Church – The Journey Home Program

June 5, 1998 | no responses

Marcus & Curtis answer open-line questions in this episode. Curtis was brought up in a devoted Catholic family. He experienced all the rites of passage as other Catholic children, but they didn’t touch his heart. While in college he began to read the Bible seriously. After making friends some Evangelical students he rejected all things […]