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Dear catholic.com visitors: This website from Catholic Answers, with all its many resources, is the world's largest source of explanations for Catholic beliefs and practices. A fully independent, lay-run, 501(c)(3) ministry that receives no funding from the institutional Church, we rely entirely on the generosity of everyday people like you to keep this website going with trustworthy , fresh, and relevant content. If everyone visiting this month gave just $1, catholic.com would be fully funded for an entire year. Do you find catholic.com helpful? Please make a gift today. Thank you. Wishing you a blessed Lenten season.

Don Johnson

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Don Johnson is a filmmaker, author, and speaker. He is the founder of Don Johnson Media and Runaway Planet Pictures and has produced three feature-length documentaries: Convinced (2015); Unprotected (2018); and his latest, Dysconnected (2022).

Don has also written two books on theology, culture, and apologetics: How to Talk to a Skeptic (Baker, 2013) and his latest, Twisted Unto Destruction: How Bible Alone Theology Made the World a Worse Place (Catholic Answers, 2022).

Don has a B.A. in Theology, Missions, and Intercultural Studies from San Jose Christian College; an M.A. in Christian Apologetics from Biola University; and an M.A. in Theology from Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Don and his wife have four children and live in Southern California. They enjoy hiking through National Parks.

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