Saturday, January 20, 2018

Grace—it’s why I’m Catholic

Grace—it’s why I’m Catholic

US CATHOLIC

There are many reasons to be Catholic. Grace is present in all of them.

By Annemarie Scobey | Print this pagePrint | Email this pageShare
Article Your Faith
My friend recently asked me in an email conversation why I stay in the Catholic Church. “If that sounds confrontational, it’s not,” he wrote in his email. “At least not yet. I am genuinely curious.”
My friend was raised Catholic but is not currently a practicing member of any religion. He credits the Jesuits with saving his life in high school, and he went to Georgetown University for undergrad and married a Catholic woman he met there. They now have four children. His wife is still a practicing Catholic and brings the younger kids to Mass and religious education. My husband Bill and I are godparents to their third child.

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