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Jennifer Fulwiler
My family believed in kindness, loving, and being the best people we could be. We were also atheists. Because of this belief system, we...
Sebastian R. Fama
When I was a child, being Catholic was easy. Back in the 1950s, most of the people I knew took their faith seriously. My parents taught me as...
Taylor Marshall
A priest and a rabbi walk into a hospital . . . It sounds like the opening of a joke, but that moment marks the beginning of my journey toward...
Russell L. Simpson
Each year, thousands of people convert, revert, or in some way discover the Catholic Church. For cradle Catholics—like me—who are born into the...
Christine K.
On television several years ago, I heard the testimony of a man who—though born and raised Jewish—had completed his own personal quest for...
John E. Lopez
"Johnny, I’ll light a candle for you after Mass," said my grandmother. I was 18 years old, and for over a year I had been pre-training with the...
Abbie Brown Collins
"Dear, there is no such thing as a personal God." As a child, I remember hearing these words from my mom. My parents and my entire extended...
Jacqueline Rapp
Facebook is a fascinating vehicle. I've come across so many people people who knew me in my past, before Easter 1995—when I came into full...
Russell L. Ford
Allesandre Reyes Cardenas, 35, is currently serving time in Michigan for second-degree murder. Allesandre, known as "Pooh" in prison, came from...
Paul Yarbrough
Paul: Jesus is the center of the story of my life. All my life was a preparation for the moment I converted to his Holy Catholic Church. All my...