(From a Protestant),” “PROTESTANT VISITS LATIN MASS! Gavriel Sanders – former Pentecostal minister and missionary who tried to convert Jews to Christianity, converted to Orthodox Judaism. For the first time, sanctifying Grace! Does it require anything other than converting in my own mind? Next time you post a comment, your avatar will appear. I joined the NO. It can’t surely be just a “respectable” excuse for throwing a party – what on earth is in their minds to do that? I was engaged to a Catholic, whereas I had been raised Baptist. Supporting Members of the Coming Home Network, 12 Reasons a Protestant Pastor Became Catholic, Bible and the Catechism in a Year Reading Plan, Resources for Non-Catholic Clergy and Ministers, Twelve Reasons a Protestant Pastor Became Catholic: The First Reason, Twelve Reasons a Protestant Pastor Became Catholic. This is awesome! We need a break from Covid and tyrannical governance so get typing those conversion stories and related issues – and that’s an order! I found every story really edifying. I understand that I'm a Christian either way and the basic faith is the same. A Protestant pastor's first rosary Javier Ordovas - published on 11/03/16 After converting to Catholicism and losing his family, he prayed the rosary awkwardly… and it worked a miracle. Why does the Bible say so? I became quickly convinced that Russia had not been consecrated, and that someone in the Vatican lied about the Third Secret. Just shows how devious the left is in keeping those nuggets quiet. Elizabeth Altham. .” (Roe v. Wade, 410 U.S. 113 (1973), 120). We were both conditionally Confirmed. Emily Mackey, the 7 year-old daughter of one of the pro-lifers, particularly affected her. He then dumps his wife for a new woman, has a child with her and subsequently turns up at a Catholic church to have it baptised. can now be found in his new book: "Are Catholics Christian: A Guide to Evangelical Questions about the Catholic Church." In the 1980’s, she became involved in the abortion movement. Finally! I think this is a really interesting topic. Before I get into the theological reasons that took me to Rome, I want the reader to know I would never have made the decision had it not been for the kindness of Providence by which I was taken gently but firmly to a new home. Like their pope-aligned opponents, they had asked questions about justification, the authority of tradition, the mode of Christ’s self-gift in the Eucharist, the nature of apostolic succession, and the Church’s wielding of the keys. Most married pastors who convert face serious challenges afterwards. Since her conversion she has dedicated herself to pro-life work, starting her own ministry, “Roe No More,” in 1997, and continues to speak out against abortion and for life. Continue to Twelve Reasons a Protestant Pastor Became Catholic: The First Reason. By FrancisMary ... remembers how, after Mangels mentioned there were 40,000 Protestant denominations, ... so they have that experience of conversion and giving their lives to Christ. Our NO friends saw us as radical, strange, having attachments to all that old stuff that went out with the open windows and doors of the Church! I would love to know what led you to become a Catholic and why you were later tempted to lapse…. “Let’s make a sacrifice and drive one hour each way to Mass with the SSPX!” “Aren’t they schismatic? We became rebels … and so I started to look into the reason why some Catholics didn’t accept V2 and the New Mass. (2) It is the fullness of the Christian Faith. I became Catholic age 19. Why do Godly Protestant Pastors - including virulent haters of Catholicism - convert to Catholicism? In fact, almost two-thirds of … She said she would explain more in an upcoming video, which she released a few days later. I Googled to see if I could find a famous saint convert because I love reading conversion stories and have read lots of saints before, but not for a while. He taught at a Protestant seminary for a period, and started traveling to preach. As a Protestant convert to Catholicism whose journey culminates a week from today, at the Easter Vigil, I have some experience, oddly enough, in how to become a Catholic. It´s true many "Catholics" are converting to some of the 33,000 sects of protestantism. Dr. Norman McCrummen September 12, 2017 5 Comments. In the decade from … (From a Protestant).” Then, on Ash Wednesday just a few days ago she announced she was converting to Catholicism! On of The Catholic Talk Show, Ryan Scheel, Fr. In my country over 1/3 of "Catholics", have converted. I blame the apostate clergy, though, who accommodate these pretend Christians more than the pretend Christians themselves. I knew that there had been a change of mind and heart on the part of “Roe” but hadn’t read any details before. Just stay where you are. He once gave a speech about this experience, discussing some of the doctrinal issues with which he grappled at the time. Happily, Mr Nester managed to get help to overcome the difficulties which he encountered, but how many others don’t move beyond initial enquiries or experiences, discouraged because of the Catholics they meet? Over time she became friends with many of them and began to have serious doubts about the morality of abortion. Are you a convert or considering joining the Catholic Church? Seven years ago, I myself was an emotional and excited Protestant convert to Catholicism (though also a revert, as my parents left the Church shortly after my first communion). The question is more than understandable, and the answer, whether given briefly or not, is a story of astonishing grace. Why This Protestant Evangelical Converted to Catholicism (Part 2) October 25, 2020. I had already decided that V2 was full of error and that I could never again attend a New Mass. ( Log Out / When you are converting from Protestant to Catholic, there are a lot of changes, some of them really huge. That particular grace came to me by the Spirit’s using my love for reading and history and travel and architecture and music to draw me into the Church founded by Christ. Editor’s note: This two-part series explores why some evangelicals have chosen to convert to other branches of Christianity, namely Eastern Orthodoxy and Catholicism. He became my confessor, spiritual director and good friend for many years. Pingback: Conversion – Protestant Pastor to Catholic – Jansen Bagwell | Veil of Veronica. He sorted out problems regarding my reception of the sacraments (i.e. I remain indebted to her. Christina on April 10, 2019 at 7:05 pm said: I’m 33 min in but I’m in tears and had to … I would think that his non-Catholic congregration would not feel inclined. Apologetics. What I LOVED and HATED,” and “WHY “FAITH ALONE” SALVATION IS WRONG! This is yet another important step for a Protestant in their conversion to the Catholic Church. Two years after my reversion, I had another one: I discovered the TLM and started to read about the Vatican II revolution, about which I knew nothing. He taught at a Protestant seminary for a period, and started traveling to preach. Actually it was a Catholic Truther who invited me to the society’s parish in Glasgow. We’ll be publishing another one of his reasons every week, so stay tuned! Make sure you have saved your chosen picture on your computer before you begin the process so that you can find it easily. At the request of several groups, I’ve spoken on the subject of what some people call my conversion. If you would like to put a picture beside your username (an avatar), simply go to My Profile, click on the picture already there (Mystery Man) and replace it with your chosen image. Shows their evil intent and the extent of their power to silence truth. Aren’t their Confessions invalid? I’m especially struck by your remark about coming to feel revulsion towards the novus ordo because it reminds me of the priests who wrote about their “conversion” to the traditional Latin Mass, in the book Priest Where Is Thy Mass/Mass Where is Thy Priest… At least one of them (if not more than one) said that after saying both Masses, there came a point when he detested the one and loved the other. Eventually, she started going to church, and began to reject her past involvement with the pro-abortion movement. Around 1992, she began to work at abortion clinics. There is nothing Catholic about it. Yeah. I was afraid I might be slipping into schism … and the. Michael Voris interviews author Shane Schaetzel "Catholicism for Protestants" is out of print. Support For Pastors If you are a pastor or minister in a Protestant or other non-Catholic tradition, The Coming Home Network exists to support you in the unique struggles and hurdles you may be facing as you consider becoming Catholic. His delivery is relevant and engaging. (Courtesy of Byzantine Catholic Eparchy of Phoenix / Patrick Cullen) The phrase “Swimming the Tiber” has been used to describe Protestants coming into the Catholic Church. And how unworthy I am! The homily that Sunday: the New Mass. Protestant pastors, evangelists, youth leaders, and lay ministers are acutely aware that conversion experiences in Protestant settings often lead to a Protestant faith and church membership. I was totally amazed as I read these writings from the first few centuries that, as it turns out, the early church looks a lot like Catholicism! She wanted at all cost to remain in the parish she grew up in, and became more and more uncomfortable with the constant talk of Latin and chant and incense. Rich Pagano, Ryan DellaCrosse, discuss tips for converting to Catholicism, from a former Protestant pastor.. Former Protestant Pastor Keith Nester explains how he converted to the Catholic church. Several acquaintances made sure that anti-Catholic literature was found in my mailbox; emails from fictitious addresses informed me of my insanity; and a few friends, whom I genuinely loved, cut me off altogether. By the time I was a teenager, I had become an atheist. This is a list of notable converts to Christianity from Judaism.. !” “No! Each time I am struck at the utter emptiness of these places, including an Episcopal church, allegedly the Protestant sect closest to the Faith. He also discusses how Our Lady led him to love faith. It was a complete shock to the system. I was speechless during my first TLM, knowing instinctively and immediately that this was the true Catholic liturgy, but I wavered between the “two forms of the same rite” (NOT!!!) Why? A Protestant pastor's first rosary Javier Ordovas - published on 11/03/16 After converting to Catholicism and losing his family, he prayed the rosary awkwardly… and it worked a miracle. I went through the same preparation in 1969 and felt I had descended into hades.) Yahweh ben Yahweh – … If, once released to participate in our discussions, it becomes evident that you are not a serious participant, you will be blocked without warning. Thanks for that interesting post, I had no idea that Roe had changed her mind on abortion let alone that she had converted to the Faith. Then a bad experience in a Novus Ordo parish caused me to realise there was a crisis. What I discovered is that the Holy Spirit gives courage when courage is needed and a home when home is needed more than ever, and that He delights in using our interests and talents (the whole of our biological and metaphysical DNA) to draw us into the Father’s will. However, due to the increasing number of trolls afflicting this blog, it is very much at the discretion of the site administrator as to whether or not your comments continue to be pre-moderated. “The New Mass is good, you can’t have a problem. That’s when everything changed. And they don’t go along with anything new!” “Ok then!”. It means so much. I wish that I were greeted and hailed by the pastor … Until the word was out that I was “becoming Catholic” I didn’t realize that prejudice against Catholicism was still as deep as it is in certain quarters, nor did I know there was so much ignorance regarding the history and tenets of the Catholic Church. https://www.coraevans.com/blog/article/here-are-10-of-the-most-unexpected-catholic-conversion-stories, https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8758129/Boris-Johnsons-son-Wilfred-christened-catholic-Westminster-Cathedral-confirms.html, https://rorate-caeli.blogspot.com/2020/09/ruth-bader-ginsburg-rest-in-peace.html. The following is part of an ongoing series by Dr. Norman McCrummen. Entire Pentecostal Congregation In Arizona Including Pastor & Wife Converts To Catholicism. Archbishop Lefebvre explained the crisis and everything made sense thereafter. I have listed below twelve reasons for my decision. Seven years ago, I myself was an emotional and excited Protestant convert to Catholicism (though also a revert, as my parents left the Church shortly after my first communion). Hello Gentlemen, this was a great episode! I believe that is good because those people have finally found Jesus because they people were IGNORANT Catholics did not know anything of Catholicism so they were not real Catholics, never practised anything and were away from God. In the 80’s Scott and his wife Kimberly were part of a wave of famous Catholic converts from Protestantism. However, all of the contents of Shane's original book (and more!) When you are converting from Protestant to Catholic, there are a lot of changes, some of them really huge. I despise misunderstandings and hate disappointing people, and that’s precisely what happened following my decision to become Catholic, and to a degree I could never have foreseen. 5 thoughts on “ Jansen Bagwell’s Protestant Pastor to Catholic Conversion Story ” Pingback: Conversion – Protestant Pastor to Catholic – Jansen Bagwell | Veil of Veronica. So I sat down and discussed my Baptism with the priest. Besides, most of the Catholics we approached, lay or clergy, did not know how to help us. In the event, I was relieved and thankful. Click the link for more information. ( Log Out / Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. I dropped out of a Protestant seminary, enrolled in RCIA, and delved deep into the Catechism, Catholic theology, and Catholic literature. No natural law, no moral law, no eternal law – just because. Why did God say that, for instance, marriage is between a man and a woman, and not between those of the same sex? If you believed liberals, most Catholics who leave the church would be joining mainline churches, like the Episcopal church. ( Log Out / Hundreds of Protestant pastors have converted to Catholicism! Obey.” (Another Opus Dei priest …). The new Mass is valid, and you have to receive Communion that was consecrated in the New Mass. It took me a long time to finally convert to catholicism. It was NOTHING at all like the Novus Ordo. . Today I could give more, but I’ve chosen to stick with the twelve listed in this series because they’re the ones that always first come to mind when I think of making such a list. There were many obstacles along the way. While producing a number of successful and popular Protestant pastors, SES has also been the site of a mass exodus across the Tiber. Finally! (From a Protestant).” Then, on Ash Wednesday just a few days ago she announced she was converting to Catholicism! Whereas in the NO, our conservative priest was “pray, pay and OBEY” (Opus Dei …), suddenly, we were outsiders. After a year, she grew tired of leaving the church angry as she had started to veil and we received Communion on the tongue, she wore a skirt, etc. Regardless of the particularities of Newman’s conversion and the historically well-worn journey from Canterbury to Rome, however, there does seem to be something unique—and if you are a Protestant, uniquely unsettling—about the recent trend of what we might call “conversionitis.” In thus labelling it, of course, we hardly mean to dismiss or pooh-pooh it. What grace I have been given to be here! I had no idea that “Jane Roe” had changed her mind about abortion, and even converted to Catholicism, which is more evidence of the media bias and how they withhold information that doesn’t suit their narrative. Once approved, your subsequent comments will go straight onto the blog, generally speaking. She was pregnant with her third child and wanted end her pregnancy, but she was not aware of all the implications of abortion or even what the term itself meant. Its casual irreverence is deeply offensive and a grievous insult to God. ( Log Out / And now here I am, a teacher at a Society school, my children attend a Society school, and I am a Third Order member of the SSPX. The Blessed Virgin had plans for me. Just in case readers don’t know, Boris is a baptised Catholic who abjured the faith in favour of Anglicanism. I couldn’t believe what I had found. I wrote a tale, set in the Middle Ages, of a surprise visit by the pope to a monastery. Can a Protestant Pastor convert to Catholicism and continue Pastoring his Church? Thank you for your imaginative “Google”! I loved read them. Parenthetically: Until I began to grasp something of the chasm between Catholicism and Protestantism, I had not dealt with several mysteries from my youth, such as why some Protestant churches have no cross in them (too Catholic) or why liturgy is spurned (too Catholic) or why the Lord’s Supper is not administered weekly (too Catholic) or why Mary is never mentioned except at Christmas … I had been attending the Protestant sect in which I had grown up, but the dark cloud of cultural Marxism had descended on this sect to the point of revulsion (e.g. Protestant Issues. This is a Catholic blog. It takes real courage to be a Protestant minister and address your congregation with the news "I am converting to Catholicism". Now I'm more settled, I get somewhat bored with the perennial Protestant conviction that the Catholic position is always wrong (as my old Protestant pastor said years ago - "Protestants tell a lot of lies about Catholics and the Catholic Church", "Protestants can be quite arrogant about Catholicism" and "When it comes to theology, Protestants couldn't agree how far to spit!" Dr. Hahn, a evangelical pastor, was radically converted to Catholicism and soon after his “conversion story,” recorded onto cassette tapes, started being passed around. She said she would explain more in an upcoming video, which she released a few days later. Some Sundays I miss them terribly. We're gonna be talking about advice and tips from a product that pastor on converting to Catholicism. My instruction by the parish priest and preparation for the sacraments was woefully inadequate although I didn’t realise this at the time. I took my wife out for coffee. “inclusive language” and the acceptance of homosexuality on spurious grounds). CONVERSION by Protestant Pastors converted to Catholicism (Cebuano Why do so many Catholic leaders fail to see this? This is yet another important step for a Protestant in their conversion to the Catholic Church. I’m delighted that Catholic Truth was able to help you find the SSPX and the Traditional Latin Mass – that’s wonderful. Jones said the four biggest problems Protestants have with Catholicism are teachings about Mary, purgatory, papal authority, and praying to saints. When word got out last year that she was about to enter the Catholic Church, a woman whom she'd "brought to Christ," as they both would put it, wrote to say she had asked God to take her own life if only He would bring Moss back to the truth. He studied Protestant theology and became pastor of an Assemblies of God community. This is a list of notable converts to Christianity from Judaism.. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. And then the day came. I don’t care about the rest. I would think that his non-Catholic congregration would not feel inclined. I knew Jesus deserved the whole of my life and I was fearful of disappointing Him. Protestant pastor gets praise from Catholics for his comments on Holy Communion. I told her “Many.” She immediately asked, “Why then are you not rejoicing? I reached a major low in my life – and I picked up the Rosary. After so much doubt about it, I was being heard! especially if he begins teaching Catholic doctrine. Really now you Protestant apologists must raise your game a bit that is why you're losing so many of your best educated, intelligent and honest pastors, preachers and clergy to Catholicism, they've taken the leap of faith by accepting God's fullness in the Catholic Church sometimes at the expence of careers and family relationships. On of The Catholic Talk Show, Ryan Scheel, Fr. He studied Protestant theology and became pastor of an Assemblies of God community. I’ve always believed that all of this was a completely undeserved grace through Our Lady’s intercession. I emailed him an angry note, shook the dust off my Earth Shoes, and left the Novus Ordo world for good. I’d forgotten that – I think you told us that before, about Boris being baptised a Catholic. We continued in the indult Mass, until finally, the day came. The Baptist pastors could never directly answer questions on morality. Unfortunately I’ve had to return a couple of times for family funerals, but could barely restrain the urge to jump up on my pew and start shouting about the Trojan Horse. Despite all the rabid answers here, here are two good reasons for the Protestant to convert to Catholicism (I’m a convert from a Protestant denomination myself): (1) It is true. Converting to Catholicism: No Easy Task for a Protestant Pastor – Here’s Why… September 13, 2020 By editor in bible, devotions, saints, The Catholic Church, Uncategorized Tags: bible, catechism, conversion to catholicism, former protestant pastor, keith nester, mass, obstacles to faith 17 Comments. Why do evangelicals convert to Catholicism and how should ... is a former Presbyterian pastor and editor-in-chief ... (and remain) a conservative, evangelical protestant. As the vice grew, it reached a point where I could no longer continue. How Our Lady truly led my all the way from paganism and a life of sin upon sin, to the dignity to form young Catholics and be a member of this great Society of St Pius X. By Pastor Bill - I have known two people in my tenure who have converted, so to speak, from Protestant to Roman Catholic, and both did so because they wanted What grace! 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