Happy Feast of St. Michael the Archangel! Host of Deep in Scripture Marcus Grodi welcomes David Anders, a former Evangelical Protestant to discuss 2 Kings 13: 20-21; Genesis 18: 26; Colossians 1: 24; James 5: 16; Ephesians 4; 2 Macabees 15; Revelation 5: 8 & 8: 3 and Tobit 12: 12.
As a young boy, David had no interest in faith. In his New England college town, he belonged to a Marxist Boy Scout troop. After coming into contact with a tough but loving faithful Baptist deacon, he was introduced to godliness. Upon reading the “Lord of the Rings,” by J. R. R. Tolkien, he began […]
Marcus, Jerry & Yolanda answer open-line questions from the audience. Jerry was baptized Greek Orthodox as a child. He mother was Orthodox and his father Catholic but he did not grow up attending church. Yolanda was reared Catholic but left the Church and became active in the Assembly of God, where she met Jerry, who […]
Patricia describes herself as a former Mainline Protestant. Her mother died when she was a baby and her dad, who didn’t attend church, would send her to any church that was handy as they traveled around the country. At a very early age, Patricia loved Jesus and had a need for God. Patricia’s father, who […]
Marcus and Noah answer open-line questions from the Journey Home audience. Noah was raised in a nominally Protestant family in Indiana. When he was a young man he became a Lutheran and, in 1986, was ordained a Lutheran minister, pastoring in Queens, New York. In 1988, while home to fix lunch, he had a vision […]
From the time she was a young child growing up in a nominal Lutheran family, Elizabeth felt called to follow God on an interesting and surprising spiritual journey. Elizabeth shares the little clues God left her along the way, including hearing his voice whispered in her heart, and meeting a young Catholic man, which would […]
In this special episode of the Journey Home, Marcus talks about the Beatitudes taught by our Lord Jesus Christ in his Sermon on the Mount. The Beatitudes may be found in the Holy Scriptures in the Gospel of St. Matthew 5:3-12.
Although was raised in a Disciples of Christ family, Deacon Adrian lost his faith as a teen and fully embraced a skeptical, materialist atheism. He didn’t find his way clear to return to faith in Jesus Christ until he entered the Catholic Church in his mid-40’s. Some 15 years later he was ordained a permanent […]
Marcus and Dr. Wiker answer open-line questions from the audience. Dr. Wiker grew up in a United Methodist home but there was no dramatic encounter with Christ until he went to college. Through his discovery of the great books, his mind began to be opened to truth and beauty. As he continued his studies in […]
Karl was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran Church. Later he drifted from his faith but found it again when he read the Scripture passage, “Come follow Me” Matt. 4:19. During his journey he was a member of many denominations before coming Home to the Catholic Church. He new writes and performs Christian music and […]