Karen Koskoff: A Secular Jew Who Became Catholic – The Journey Home Program

July 23, 2003 | no responses

Karen’s was raised a secular Jew. In her young adult life she bordered on being an Atheist. After contracting a life threatening illness, she began to study how she could contribute to her recovery. She discovered that those who practiced their faith in God lived longer and weathered major illness better. After five years of […]

Martin Barrack: A Jewish Catholic Christian – The Journey Home Program

October 28, 2002 | no responses

Marty was reared a Jew in a very Jewish neighborhood in the Bronx. As a young boy his best friend was the only Catholic on the block. As a radio operator he befriended a Franciscan brother. He also married a Catholic. However, it took 20 years for him to be baptized and enter the Church. […]

Mark Drogin: Jewish Atheist Who Became Catholic – The Journey Home Program

June 24, 2002 | no responses

Mark is a convert from Judaism and atheistic materialism. As a youth he has a completely “horizontal” view of the world. God never came into the picture. Always seeking for the truth, along with his wife and some friends, he started a commune in northern California. Seeking the teaching of enlightened thinkers, like Buddha and […]

Allen Levine: Convert from Judaism – The Journey Home Program

November 20, 2000 | no responses

Al came from a secular Jewish family that had not been religious for several generations. Religion was not an aspect of his life. Even so, as a boy, he had a sense of the presence of God. In the 1980’s, he worked for the Soviet embassy. After a friend was executed for espionage in Moscow […]

Bob Fishman: Jewish Convert – 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 […]