Jason Shanks: A Methodist Who Became A Catholic – The Journey Home Program

November 22, 2004 | no responses

Jason was raised in a Methodist family, though they did not attended church. In college he experienced a deep conversion to Christ and became active in Campus Crusade. Still he felt no deep desire to attend a church. He began to think about the Catholic Church after discerning a call to marriage. The question arose […]

Karen Sadock: An Episcopalian Who Became a Catholic – The Journey Home Program

August 9, 2004 | no responses

Karen journey began as an unchurched youth in a nominally Protestant family. They defined themselves by “not being Catholic.” She gave her life to Christ after a sleep over at a friend’s house while attending their church the next day. She became attracted to and joined the Anglican Communion, when she saw the Queen take […]

Fr. Steven Anderson: Charismatic Episcopal Priest Who Became a Catholic Priest – Journey Home Program

February 9, 2004 | no responses

Father Anderson was raised a Presbyterian and invited Jesus into his hear at the age of 14. As a young man he was always interested in seeking and following the truth. After attending Oral Roberts University, he first entered the Episcopal Church but later the Charismatic Episcopal Church, where he was ordained a priest of […]

Stephanie Wood: A Presbyterian Who Became a Catholic – The Journey Home Program

December 8, 2003 | no responses

Stephanie is the oldest of eight children. She was received into the Catholic Church when she was ten, the same time her father, Steve Wood, a former Presbyterian minister, and the rest of her family became Catholic. She was homeschooled and later attended Ave Maria University. Marcus and Stephanie discuss the particular challenges facing a […]

Marcus Grodi: Presbyterian Minister Who Became Catholic – The Journey Home Program

July 22, 2002 | no responses

Marcus answers questions solo from the Journey Home audience. Marcus was reared Lutheran but, while in college, accepted Christ in a Charismatic Congregational church. After attending Gordon-Conwell seminary he was ordained a Congregational minister. Seeking doctrinal authority he became a Presbyterian minister. Still frustrated with his inability to know for certain whether what he preached […]

Mark Gordon: Dad a Baptist Minister & Mom an Assembly of God Minister – The Journey Home Program

October 22, 2001 | no responses

Mark reared in a wonderful Evangelical home. He gave his heart to Jesus Christ as a young man. His father was ordained an Independent Baptist minister and later served in an Evangelical Friends (Quaker) congregation.  His mother later was ordained an Assembly of God minister. As Mark grew in the faith he began to realize […]

Dr. Robin Maas: Former Christian Science & United Methodist – The Journey Home Program

October 9, 2000 | no responses

Robin was raised in a family where her mother was a Christian Scientist and her father an indifferent Methodist. By the age of 14, both of her parents had died. This forced her to a deeper prayer life and Scripture study. After high school she attended a Christian Science college, in Illinois. By about the […]

Patrick Madrid: Life-long Catholic Apologist — The Journey Home Program

October 1, 1999 | no responses

Pat was reared in a faithful Catholic family. He always had an intellectual commitment to the faith but it wasn’t until he was a young adult that he had a deep interior commitment to Christ. Pat is a full-time Catholic apologist, the editor of “Envoy” magazine and the author of the books “Surprised by Truth”, […]

Fr. Benjamin Luther: Former Church of Christ – The Journey Home Program

October 30, 1998 | no responses

Fr. Luther was raised in the Church of Christ, in which he was introduced to Christ. He learned many truths in that faith such as the love of Scripture, pray, right living, the necessity of baptism for salvation, the emphasis on the truth, the insistence that the Church is the Body of Christ. He began […]