Svetlana Alliluyeva (Stalina) by John Janaro (’85)

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Great Conversion Stories: Svetlana Alliluyeva (Stalina) By John Janaro ('85) Her father was a totalitarian dictator. Her mother died by suicide before her seventh birthday. As a child, she wondered why relatives and...

Servant of God Julia Greeley by Heather King

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Credible Witness: Servant of God Julia Greeley By Heather King “What the world is in particular need of today is the credible witness of people…capable of opening the hearts and minds of many to the desire for God and for...

Blessed Jerzy Popiełuszko by Heather King

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Credible Witness: Blessed Jerzy Popiełuszko By Heather King “What the world is in particular need of today is the credible witness of people…capable of opening the hearts and minds of many to the desire for God and for...

Susan Hayward by John Janaro (’85)

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Great Conversion Stories: Susan Hayward By John Janaro ('85) Susan Hayward was one of Hollywood’s top movie stars of the 1950s. Her real-life story has some dramatic parallels with her most notable screen roles in her...

Blessed Franz Jagerstatter by John Janaro (’85)

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Great Conversion Stories: Blessed Franz Jagerstatter By John Janaro ('85) Franz Jagerstatter—an Austrian farmer, husband, father, and Nazi resister—was beatified and declared a martyr in 2007 for being faithful to his...