Dr. William Bales: A Presbyterian Minister Who Became Catholic – The Journey Home Program

June 2, 2008 | no responses

Marcus and Bill answer open-line questions from the Journey Home audience. Bill was brought up in the Presbyterian Church but had no relationship with Jesus Christ. He came to a personal relationship with Christ reading the Gospels while recuperating from major surgery. He attended Gordon-Conwell Seminary and was ordained a Presbyterian (PCA) minister. Even while […]

Dr. Paul Thigpen: A Pentecostal Minister Who Became A Catholic – The Journey Home Program

September 12, 2005 | no responses

Marcus and Paul answer open-line questions from the Journey Home audience. Paul was brought up Presbyterian but at the age of 12 became an atheist. As a senior in high school he was brought back to Christ through a frightening experience with the demonic. Paul served as a Pentecostal and United Methodist minister before entering […]

Jimmy Akin: A Presbyterian Who Became a Catholic Apologist – The Journey Home Program

July 21, 2000 | no responses

James (these days he’s goes by Jimmy) was born in south Texas and grew up in the Ozarks in Arkansas. When he was little he parents attended the Church of Christ but stopped attending when he was about five. In high school he became involved in the New Age movement. In his early 20′s he […]

Fr. E. Slider Steuernol: A Presbyterian Minister Who Became A Catholic Priest – The Journey Home Program

May 22, 1998 | no responses

Fr. Steuernol was baptized Methodist, in West Virginia. At first he was ordained a minister in the United Church of Christ but later in the Presbyterian church. Fr. Steuernol visited a Trappist looking for a “supernatural thing in worship”. “As Protestants, we tend to be rational in our worship.” As a pastor, he got tired […]