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Paul Jernberg: Swedish Baptist Who Became Catholic

March 18, 2002 No Comments

Paul is the grandchild of Swedish Baptists who fled persecution in Sweden. Through various encounters with Jean Vanier, the founder of L’Arche Communities, which helps those with and without intellectual disabilities live together in community, he came to discover the Catholic Church. At the time of this airing, Paul was the Music Director at St. Mark’s Church, in Peoria, IL.