Talks: Conversion Stories

  • All Things are Possible for God by Fr. Joshua Waltz

    As a young man, the last thing Fr. Joshua Waltz ever thought he would be was a Catholic priest. But a series of unconnected choices ultimately led him to enter the seminary. In this talk, Fr. Waltz shares an incredible vocation story that involves heartbreak, robbers, Europe, and several miracles...

  • Why a Protestant Pastor Became Catholic by Dr. Scott Hahn

    Through his legendary testimony, Dr. Scott Hahn explains how he was militantly anti-Catholic but self-driven to seek the truth. This ultimately led him into the Catholic Church. He soon became an ardent defender of the Faith and one of its most passionate promoters.

  • From Atheism to Catholicism: My Conversion Diary by Jennifer Fulwiler

    Jennifer Fulwiler is a popular writer and speaker from Austin, Texas. In this compelling presentation, she recalls her spiritual journey—one that ultimately led her to enter the Catholic Church after a life of atheism. Jennifer is a regular contributor to the National Catholic Register and freque...

  • No Turning Back: Teenage Rebel to Catholic Priest by Fr. Donald Calloway

    How is a die-hard agnostic transformed into a fervent apostle of Christ? Fr. Donald Calloway, a former drug dealer, will have you on the edge of your seat as he candidly shares the amazing story of how he was led unexpectedly into the Catholic Faith and to the priesthood by God's grace and the in...

  • The Ultimate Goal: Why I Left Pro Soccer to Answer God’s Call by Sr. R. Cavallin

  • A Pastor's Wife's Journey Home by Kimberly Hahn

    The daughter of a Protestant minister and wife of Dr. Scott Hahn, Kimberly Hahn candidly shares her difficult journey into the Catholic Faith. She explains how close examination of the Church's teachings on family life and artificial contraception led her to embrace the fullness of the Faith, and...

  • The Making of a Jewish Nun: The Story of Mother Miriam of the Lamb of God

  • Made for Greatness: Runway Model Turns to Christ by Leah Darrow

    Leah Darrow was a fashion model in New York City and a reality TV contestant on America's Next Top Model. She now travels the world sharing her unique experiences in the beauty industry. Leah now speaks to tens of thousands of people each year, audiences as diverse as a United Nations panel, the ...

  • Stealing Home by Mike Sweeney

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    Mike Sweeney is a devout Catholic and sought after speaker, has been involved with Catholic Athletes for Christ, has appeared on EWTN's Life on the Rock, and has spoken at numerous Catholic venues. He appeared in five All-Star Games and was the Kansas City Royals' player of the year three times. ...

  • Being All In: From NFL Playing Field to the Mission Field by Eric Mahl

    Eric Mahl grew up in the small town of Monroeville, Ohio, where he was a standout athlete. He earned a scholarship to play division one football at Kent State University and, in 2005, was signed by the Cleveland Browns. After leaving the NFL, he spent three years working in the world where he con...

  • The New Conversation: Changing Hearts & Minds on Abortion by Stephanie Gray

    Stephanie Gray is a passionate and uncompromising defender of the Catholic Faith, as well as an advocate for those who cannot speak for themselves. She frequently travels across Canada and the United States speaking on issues related to the humanity of the unborn, utilizing her unique ability to ...

  • Former Satanist Becomes Catholic by Betty Brennan

    How great of a threat is the occult? In this provocative testimony, former satanist Betty Brennan shares the story of her remarkable journey from a dark existence of devil worship to the fulfillment of truth in Jesus Christ and the Catholic Church. You will be enlightened by her amazing sojourn, ...

  • 5-Time Major League All-Star on Winning the Game for Christ by Mike Sweeney

    All-star Mike Sweeney speaks to 5000 young adults about his own experience of living his Catholic Faith from when he was a high school jock to his time in Major League baseball. With humor and humility, he shares the circumstances that led him to center his life completely on God, and how the Lor...

  • No Price Too High by Alex Jones

    In this stunning real-life drama, discover the sacrificial yet triumphant journey of a man of deep integrity and love for Christ. Reverend Alex Jones promised his congregation a real New Testament worship service. To prepare, he studied the works of the early Church Fathers. The astonishing event...

  • From Mormon Missionary to the Catholic Church by Thomas Smith

    Thomas Smith was raised in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and can trace his lineage back seven generations. In this talk, he shares his beliefs and incredible experiences as a Mormon missionary in Alabama, how this led him to convert, become a Protestant minister, and later enter...

  • This Changes Everything by Ken Yasinski

    Many religions make contrasting claims about Jesus. Even different Christian denominations can't decide what they believe. So how do we know what's true? In this talk, Ken Yasinski gets to the heart of the issue by looking at what Jesus said about himself and the impact this has on us.

  • That Awkward Moment When God Changed My Life by Paul J. Kim

    Moving his audiences from laughter in one moment to deep reflection and prayer in another, Paul J. Kim utilizes his many talents to communicate the Gospel to young people in a way that is engaging, entertaining, and altogether inspiring. In this top-notch presentation, Paul uses humor and persona...

  • Gangland to Promised Land by John Pridmore

    He was a serious "face" in London's East End. His Jackets were tailored to hold his machete and knuckledusters. His drug deals made him wealthy. Then something extraordinary happened...John Pridmore spoke at the 2008 World Youth Day and on EWTN about what Christ has done in his life. His powerful...

  • From White Supremacist to Catholic Writer by Joseph Pearce

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    Joseph Pearce, an accomplished writer best known for his literary biographies, tells of his own conversion from a disillusioned, hate-filled young man to a committed follower of Christ. Here he presents his early life, which included a stint in a skinhead band, white supremacist activity, violent...

  • Confessions of a Mega-Church Pastor by Dr. Allen Hunt

    Based on his powerful book, Allen Hunt shares the insights and details of his 15-year journey into the Catholic Church. In 2007, Allen stepped aside as pastor of a Methodist congregation that served more than 15,000 persons each week. He entered the Catholic Church in 2008. His daily talk radio s...

  • In God We Trust: Religious Liberty—Your First Amendment Right by Monsignor Eric Barr

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    During these challenging times, there is a critical need to focus on defending our religious liberty as stated in the First Amendment of the Constitution of the United States. In these highly informative presentations, Bishop David Malloy and Monsignor Eric Barr show us that the protection of rel...

  • The Treasure of Our Soul: The Apostle's Creed by Scott Hahn

    Dr. Scott Hahn, internationally known theologian and author, explains the inestimable value of the Creed as a sure means of communicating the life-giving faith of the Apostles and as an indispensable source of unity for the Church. Dr. Hahn also brings to light how the Creed has served as a time-...

  • Attack on Religious Liberty: Battle for the Faith in Mexico by Patrick Madrid

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    Patrick Madrid explores the history of the persecution of the Catholic Church in 1920s Mexico. He recounts the sufferings and martyrdom that thousands of Catholics endured to defend their religious freedom during the Cristero War.

  • Building Your Life on Rock: Standing Firm in the Storm by Ralph Martin

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    Ralph Martin, an internationally known Catholic leader and teacher, discusses the challenges and the joys of being fully faithful to all the Church proclaims as true. Ralph provides practical advice about building our lives on rock and equipping ourselves spiritually so that we can reach out to o...