Footprints of God DVD’s

Ignatius Press’s 30th Anniversary! Join the Celebration!

January 27, 2008

Ignatius Press is the largest Catholic Publisher in the United States. They publish my books and produce our Footprints of God DVD series. They are celebrating their 30th Birthday with a big trip to the Holy Land with special guests and speakers. I (Steve Ray) and my wife Janet will be the guides. We hope [...]

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Good for Catholic Education?

January 22, 2008

 For video clips, click here. For more on the series, click here  Recommendation for the Footprints of God series:  Of all the religious education videos that I have come across as head of the Religious Studies Department at a Catholic high school, the Footprints of God are the best.  Steve Ray visits all the right [...]

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EWTN Signs Contract to Show Footprints of God!!

January 19, 2008

I am very pleased to announce that EWTN, Ignatius Press and myself have reached an agreement to air the Footprints of God DVDs on EWTN Television for the next seven years. This has been in the works for many years and it is now a reality. I thank Mark Brumley and Tony Ryan from Ignatius [...]

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“Searching the Word” & “Catholic Answers Live”

January 14, 2008

Steve will be on two radio shows today: Searching the Word on Relevant Radio from 1-2 PM Eastern which you can listen to on-line here by visiting We will discuss how we are saved — by "faith alone"? We will ask the question "Are you Born Again?" For more on this see my blog [...]

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Go with Steve & Teresa to the Holy Land

January 6, 2008

Steve Ray and Teresa Tomeo will lead the Ave Maria Radio pilgrimage to the Holy Land March 12-21, 2009. We already have a good number of excited pilgrims registered and we would love YOU to join us. Teresa will be doing her show Catholic Connections LIVE every day from Israel. You can be part of [...]

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New Audio CD on Apostolic Fathers

November 26, 2007

Apostolic Fathers –            Friends of the Apostles & thoroughly Catholic!One Audio CD    60 minutes          After filming the life and teaching of the very first Christians on location, Steve gave a talk to explain in detail the life, tradition, persecution, and martyrdom in the early Church. At one point he says, "If the Roman soldiers marched into [...]

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From Antioch Turkey

November 25, 2007

Here is a kind endorsement from the only priest in Turkey within hundreds of miles of Antioch (Antakya). He is the priest of the small Catholic Church in the important New Testament city of Antioch, where we were first called Christians (Acts 11:26). Dear Steve,I have received the DVD of "Apostolic Fathers" : thank you [...]

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Honored by these words from Rod Bennett

October 31, 2007

Rod Bennett is the author of the most excellent book on four of the Apostolic Fathers. It is entitled Four Witnesses: the Early Church in Her Own Words published by Ignatius Press. I highly recommend this book–we used it extensively for research on our project. Rod was a consultant on our documentary Apostolic Fathers, Handing [...]

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Beautiful New Footprints Brochure!

October 22, 2007

  Check out this gorgeous new 4-page Footprints of God brochure that Ignatius Press just printed. With this new brochure we are updated to include the latest DVD Apostolic Fathers and the latest awards we have won.

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Footprints of God DVDs in Iraq!

October 21, 2007

Dear Steve: Thank you so much for sending the Apostolic Fathers. I hope it arrives soon. I've been using the other 6 DVD's in our Bible study/RCIA meetings. They are well loved be everyone. I've had hundreds of reverts, many non-Catholic interest, actually have had nearly 50 converts, about 20 baptisms and 30 more confirmations. [...]

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World Premier of Apostolic Fathers!

October 4, 2007

Update after the World Premier: After fighting off the paparazzi and wading through the cameras and press, my chauffer (me) dropped me off in the parking lot. Blinded by the camera flashes I stepped the podium to thank everyone. We can't take ourselves too seriously, eh? Need to have a little fun and levity once in a [...]

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My Interview on Zenit

September 19, 2007

It is always surprising to read through Zenit Catholic News and find my interview. The news interviewed me a few weeks ago and wonder of wonders — there it was today! The interview was given in honor of Pope Benedict's proclamation that this was the year of St. Paul in honor of the 2000th [...]

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Where’s Waldo – opps, I mean where’s Steve

August 24, 2007

We spent the evening with angels! Well, not really angels in the strict biblical sense, but certainly in the more popular sense. Just listen to them sing and laugh and pray; watch them glide across the floor, smile with joy, and demonstrate the love of Christ and tell me they don't sound  and appear as angels. [...]

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Flying out to Ignatius Press

August 2, 2007

It's still hot in my hand – right off the press, well, right out of the DVD burner! The Apostolic Fathers, Handing on the Faith is done and I am on my way to Ignatius Press to show it to them and get their final approval before we make copies for everyone else! Here is [...]

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Finished Apostolic Fathers Documentary – Whew!

July 27, 2007

After two years of work and deadlines, we are now FINISHED! We watched the final version last night for the first time. Wow! We are VERY happy with the results and think it might be our best Footprints of God DVD yet. Now it goes to replication, captioning, printing, packaging, etc. It will be out [...]

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Silly Video of us in Phoenix for our Grandkids

July 26, 2007

Hello Dominic Joseph, Joshua Thomas, Damian Augustine, Maria Faustina, Sammy Tarcissius and Gianna Catherine: Nanna and Papa made this video for you. Click here and we hope you enjoy it! This is our first experiment with making and uploading such a project. So, for anyone viewing this post, beware — this video is far too [...]

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