I was baptized and confirmed in a nominally Catholic home. My dad’s 30-year career in the U.S. military and the diplomatic service led us overseas among many moves as our 6-child family grew up, spending years in Panama, Cuba, and Colombia. Despite a Jesuit education into high school, by the time we returned to Washington, D.C. in the late 1960s, I was a high school student growing rapidly disillusioned with my faith and with the Catholic Church.
I left and came back.
That simple 5-word phrase describes a set of life decisions, over an 11-year period, resulting in my departure from and return to the Catholic Faith.
Panel discusses the Protestant doctrine of “sola Scriptura”. The participants are Dr. Kenneth Howell, former Presbyterian minister; Bruce Sullivan, former Church of Christ minister, Dr. Paul Thigpen, former Pentecostal minister, Richard Lane, former Lutheran, Dr. Scott Hahn, former Presbyterian minister and Marcus Grodi, former Presbyterian minister.
Marcus welcomes former Church of Christ minister Bruce Sullivan to Deep in Scripture to discuss “the verses he never saw,” particularly Genesis 1: 14-19, and the topic of faith and reason.
Marcus Grodi and Jim Anderson are joined by former Church of Christ minister and author of “Christ In His Fullness” Bruce Sullivan to discuss Hebrews 9: 8-15. The discussion focuses on baptism.
Marcus and Michaelann answer open-line questions from the audience. Michaelann was both brought up in devoted Catholic family but she became enamored with secularism in high school. In college she met committed members of the Church of Christ, who introduced her to a relationship with our Lord Jesus Christ. Though she was active for some […]