I looked at the secular bookstore and found some things written by Clement, Justin Martyr, and a couple of other guys who KNEW THE APOSTLES!!! I was blown away! And here was the kicker, they mentioned the same things as the guy who wrote The Way of a Pilgrim. They talked about the Sacraments, and something else I had never heard, The Real Presence of Jesus in the Eucharist. It was as if someone had slapped me in the face. What the heck was this? Justin Martyr described in detail what the Early Church gathering looked like. It was nothing like what we in Nashville were calling the Early Church! My curiosity began to germinate.
Click here to see Skylar Testa’s powerful conversion story on EWTN’s “The Journey Home” – 2 Macabees 6:12-17 God’s decision. Now I urge those who read this book not to be depressed by such calamities, but to recognize that these punishments were designed not to destroy but to discipline our people.  In fact, […]
Skylar was born in Columbus, Ohio. He is an actor and director, known for “Hearts Afire” (1992), “Total White Guy Move” (2013) and “Safaricize” (2013).
Fr. Rohen is a retired US Army Captain, having served as a military chaplain. He graduated from Moody Bible Institute, in Chicago.
I was born and raised in a Catholic home. At the time of my departure, I was very pro-Catholic and longed for the Church to meet my spiritual needs, but I was angry that it wasn’t doing so. I left the Church in 1992 to join a small, loving Protestant congregation. Eventually I would become an elder of this church, lead men’s Bible studies, and host weekly prayer meetings. Independent of anything taught from the pulpit of this congregation, I grew even angrier and proceeded to build a doctrinal “case” against Rome.
Marcus & Mark answer open-line questions. Mark says he is a double-jump convert. Having been reared, more or less, as an agnostic pagan, he became a non-denominational Evangelical in 1979, and entered the Catholic Church in 1987. Mark is the author of the books “By What Authority?: An Evangelical Discovers Catholic Tradition” and “Making Senses […]