Michael Maturen: An Evangelical Episcopal Priest Who Became Catholic – The Journey Home Program

August 30, 2004 | no responses

Mike was raised by a wonderful Catholic mother. He was catechized and read the Bible. He became confused, however, when in college he was asked if he was saved. He didn’t know how to answer and thus though he must not be saved. His departure for the Church was solidified when he and his future wife […]

Carolyn Baber: A Lutheran Who Became Catholic – The Journey Home Program

May 24, 2004 | no responses

Carolyn was brought up in a devout Missouri Synod Lutheran home. Being Lutheran was part of her identity. She married a man who as reared Jewish but was a convert to Christianity and later to the Catholic Church. Being a successful businesswoman brought stress to Carolyn’s marriage and family. On advice of her mother-in-law, she […]

Michael Cumbie: Charismatic Episcopal Priest Who Became Catholic – The Journey Home Program

April 8, 2002 | no responses

Michael was raised a Southern Baptist in Alabama. At an early age he felt a calling to ministry. Through his college experiences he was introduced to Pentecostal spirituality. Ordained a Pentecostal minister he eventually encountered the Charismatic Episcopal Church and was ordained a priest in that denomination. His love deepened for the Catholic Church and, […]

Bob Fishman: Jewish Convert – The Journey Home Program

June 9, 2000 | no responses

Marcus and Bob discuss the Jewish roots of the Catholic faith. Bob was brought up in a largely non-practicing Jewish family. He was allowed to study any religion or philosophy except Christianity. At the age of 17, he obtained a New Testament. After he was in the Navy, he met a born again Christian. In […]