Fr. Richard Ho Lung, M.O.P. : Former Buddhist – The Journey Home Program

June 16, 2000 | no responses

Father Ho Lung’s family came to Jamaica, from China, in the 1930s where they struggled to survive operating a small shop. He was taught by the Franciscan sisters. Their Franciscan spirituality seemed a natural extension of the Buddhism of the Ho Lung family. Buddhism teaches one to search for the truth and respect nature. Young […]

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”, […]

Kristen West McGuire: Former United Methodist Seminarian – The Journey Home Program

June 25, 1999 | no responses

Kristen came from a family of faithful Methodist Christians. In college, she drifted away from the faith but was active in social justice work. A friend’s suicide attempt began her return. After Jesus appeared to her in a dream, she returned to Christ and began to think of going to seminary. Her work with the […]