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Chris DeVolld

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Chris DeVolld is an author, speaker, and staff apologist of the Emmaus Roundtable/Catholic Evangelization & Apologetics Forum and a member of St. Joseph Melkite Catholic Church in Akron, Ohio. He has shared the Good News with the homeless, prison inmates, Protestants, Orthodox Christians, and Catholics all over the country.

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