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Fr. Paul van Kuykendall Thomson
Fr. Paul van Kuykendall Thomson converted to Catholicism in 1949 after serving as an Episcopal clergyman and Marine chaplain. He was ordained a Catholic priest in 1983. This excerpt is from Why I Am a Catholic, published in 1959.
"We do not worship, we do not adore, for fear that we should bow down to the creature rather than to the Creator, but we venerate the relics of the martyrs in order the better to adore Him whose martyrs they are."
~ St. Jerome ("Ad Riparium", i, P.L., XXII, 907) writing on proper Catholic veneration of relics.