August 2010

Phill Bennetzen’s Conversion Story

August 9, 2010

Phill decided it was better to lose everything to follow the truth than to stay comfortable. He explains all the issues wrestled with and the final conclusion. Hope you enjoy Phill’s story.

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A Deeper Look at the Many Evangelicals Turning Catholic

August 8, 2010

Excellent article about the thousands of Evangelicals converting to the Catholic Church. Click here. And, Evangelicals “Crossing the Tiber” to Catholicism, here

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I Hate “No Service”

August 6, 2010

I’ve been to many third world countries and have had better mobile service and Internet than the abysmal service I’ve had so far in England. Sorry! I’ll catch up soon.

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My Runs through England

August 6, 2010

See my latest runs with map and pictures — through England. Just posted a new Running trip, “2010-08-04 London Run”, to @EveryTrail. Check it out here: http://bit.ly/bGGiI9 Just posted a new Running trip, “2010-08-05 Norfolk Countryside”, to @EveryTrail. Check it out here: http://bit.ly/9EHDRj Just posted a new Running trip, “2010-08-06 Another Country Run”, to @EveryTrail. [...]

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England and New Dawn Conference

August 6, 2010

Finished my three talks at New Dawn where 2,000 fired up Catholics gather in tents for a week of family camping outdoor Masses and teaching. Great to be here. Lots if new contacts to help promote my return next year for a full two day apologetics conference at Westminster Cathedral and to again visit New [...]

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Marsh Weed for Dinner in Norwich

August 4, 2010

Salmon, marsh weed, mashed with crawfish for dinner. Gave conversion story in a tent during a rain at the Marian Shrine in Walsingham near Norwich England. Made 100 Brits cry! Glad to be Catholic. Two or three talks tomorrow.

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Catholic Convert Stories

August 4, 2010

You can read hundreds on my site here There are many others here – click on the image to the right.

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Day in London

August 4, 2010

What a day in London! 2.5 hour bus tour of London, fish and chips and bitter in an English pub, then a tour of the Tower of London where we were specially allowed into the Bell Tower where St. Thomas More was imprisoned, the spot where he was executed and the crypt where he was [...]

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Day in London

August 4, 2010

What a day in London! 2.5 hour bus tour of London, fish and chips and bitter in an English pub, then a tour of the Tower of London where we were specially allowed into the Bell Tower where St. Thomas More was imprisoned, the spot where he was executed and the crypt where he was [...]

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Enough Evidence?

August 3, 2010

If you were on trial for being a Catholic Christian, would there be enough evidence to convict you?

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Confusion in Christianity

August 1, 2010
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Can the Magisterium Still Lead the Church?

August 1, 2010

Canon Lawyer and friend Ed Peters answers Fr. Doyle and his ecclesiology of despair Fr. Thomas Doyle, op, has an essay in The Tablet (24 July 2010) wherein he comments, mostly negatively, on some canonical procedural norms recently revised and published by Rome. My concern here, though, is with what I will call an “ecclesiology [...]

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Updated Family Picture

August 1, 2010

Updated picture of Janet and I with our eight grandkids taken this afternoon before we leave for England. From left: Giana Catherine, Sebastian Thomas, Dominic Joseph, Samuel Tarcisius, (standing), Joshua Thomas, Elizabeth Arabella Rose, Maria Faustina and Damian Augustine.

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