“I wonder what sort of a tale we’ve fallen into?” – Conversion Story of Peggy Gibson

April 28, 2014 | 16 responses

My story began as a cradle Anglican, which means I have been surrounded by beautiful words of prayer my whole life. As long as I can remember I have come into God’s presence on the Lord’s day praying “Almighty God, unto whom all hearts be open, all desires known and from whom no secrets are hid: cleanse the thoughts of our hearts by the inspiration of thy Holy Spirit, that we may perfectly love thee, and worthily magnify thy Holy Name.” Each week we approached Holy Communion praying “Grant us therefore, gracious Lord, so to eat the flesh of thy dear Son Jesus Christ, and to drink his Blood, that our sinful bodies may be made clean by his Body and our souls washed through his most precious Blood, and that we may evermore dwell in him, and he in us” (The Book of Common Prayer).

Towards Unity – Conversion Story of Fr. Jürgen Liias

September 3, 2013 | 12 responses

After 40 years as an Episcopal priest, Jurgen Liias became a Catholic in August 2012. In April 2013 he was ordained a Catholic priest through the Anglican Ordinariate. A community of about 25 other former Anglicans have joined him in forming the parish of St. Gregory the Great of the US Anglican Ordinariate in Beverly Farms, Massachusetts.

Fr. Christopher Phillips: Former Episcopal Minister – The Journey Home Program

May 3, 2010 | no responses

Growing up Methodist, Fr. Phillips became an Anglican in college. Later, as an Episcopal priest, he, his wife and parishioners felt called to enter into full-communion with the Catholic Church. The Archbishop of San Antonio founded Our Lady of the Atonement parish with 18 people and Fr. Phillips, who was ordained a Catholic priest in 1983, as […]