Cliff Bajema: Former Christian Reformed Minister – The Journey Home Program

June 9, 2014 | 3 responses

Cliff was raised in the Christian Reformed faith. After attending Calvin College and Seminary, he was ordained a minister of that denomination. He was a minister for 42 years. He describes how a deep hunger for Jesus in the Holy Eucharist led him and his wife Home to the Catholic Church.

Fr. Jay Scott Newman: An Episcopalian Who Became a Catholic – The Journey Home Program

March 29, 2004 | no responses

Father Newman was raised in South Carolina by Christian parents but received little religious instruction. After attending a summer camp for gifted children, he was inspired by his teachers to become an atheist. As a teen he eagerly played the part of the Village Atheist. He chose to attend Princeton University to escape the “Christ-haunted […]

Dr. Ross Porter: Former Presbyterian Elder Who Became Catholic – The Journey Home Program

April 28, 2003 | no responses

Ross was raised a Baptist. He joined the Presbyterian Church, at 16, when his father, a Christian Scientist, became a Christian. As an adult, he first tried the world of business before heading back to school to obtain a Ph.D.in Clinical Psychology and eventually a M.Div. for Fuller Theological Seminary. After seminary he was ordained […]

Dr. Douglas Lowry: Former Presbyterian Minister – The Journey Home Program

September 24, 1999 | no responses

Douglas grew up in Canada. He said, “Yes” to Christ in a Baptist church at age eleven. He attended a Baptist seminary which was unfriendly to Catholicism, so while there he took courses from the Knights of Columbus to learn the other side. He switched to Knox College in Toronto, then was ordained a Presbyterian […]

Dr. Scott Hahn: Former Presbyterian Minister – The Journey Home Program

September 3, 1999 | no responses

Marcus and Scott answer open-line questions from the Journey Home audience. Scott gave his life to Christ in high school. He soon became a convinced Calvinist. In seminary some thought he out-calvined Calvin. While teaching a Bible class, as a minister, a student asked him, “Where in the Bible does the Bible teach that it […]