Conversion 101: Conversion as a Way of Life

St. Bernard of Clairvaux taught that in the spiritual life we cannot remain the same: we must either advance or go backward. Nor is a relationship with Christ static; either we take up our cross and follow him, or we hold on to our “self” and try to stay put. A disciple’s path is oneContinue reading “Conversion 101: Conversion as a Way of Life”

Conversion 101

When you hear the word “conversion,” what’s the first thought that comes to mind? More than likely you would recall a story of someone like a drug pusher or a famous personality who hits rock bottom before undergoing a sudden and dramatic change as he surrenders his life to Christ. That’s the kind of testimonyContinue reading “Conversion 101”

The Case for Conversion: The Missing Ingredient for Spiritual Growth

Do you ever feel overwhelmed by the number of Catholic books, videos, and podcasts? Where do you start? Just because your friend liked a book, does that mean it’s the best for you right now?