Catholic Answers Senior Apologist Jimmy Akin talks about examples of the early Christian fiction.
Jimmy Akin was born in Texas and grew up nominally Protestant. At age 20 he experienced a profound conversion to Christ. Planning on becoming a Protestant pastor or seminary professor, Jimmy started an intensive study of the Bible, but the more he immersed himself in Scripture, the more he found...
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"O blessed chain, the sweetest chain and richest that ever came about any man's neck."
~ John Bodey, Venerable, English martyr; on his way to the scaffold, kissing his chains in acknowledgment of the joy he felt in bearing this particular cross in the name of Jesus.