Welcome Home!: Fallen Away Catholics Who Came Back

by Terry Barber

Other authorsTerry Barber (Editor)
Paperback, 2000

Barcode

5163

Call number

248.24 COR

Status

Available

Call number

248.24 COR

Pages

318

Description

Here are the compelling stories of eleven "reverts", Catholics who fell away from the Church and eventually came back home. Some of the people are very well-known, like Fr. John Corapi, Rick Strom and Jesse Romero, and others are known only in their smaller circles. But each person's story of why he left the Catholic Church and why he returned is a unique and moving tale of God's mercy, love and grace. There is one common denominator, though, among the writers of Welcome Home! To parapharse Archbishop Fulton Sheen, few hate the Catholic Chruch for what she teaches, but millions hate it for what they think she teaches. The defining moment of illuminating grace almost always came when our storytellers began to examine Catholic teaching for themselves.… (more)

Publication

Ignatius Press (2000), 318 pages

ISBN

0898707927 / 9780898707922

UPC

008987079279

Rating

(2 ratings; 3.3)

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