Vladimir Soloviev by John Janaro (’85)

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Great Conversion Stories: Vladimir Soloviev By John Janaro ('85) He has been called “the Russian Newman.” Like Newman, the great 19th century Russian philosopher Vladimir Soloviev discovered the path to full union with...

Servant of God Blandina Segale by Heather King

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Credible Witness: Servant of God Blandina Segale 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...

Elizabeth Cary by John Janaro (’85)

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Great Conversion Stories: Elizabeth Cary By John Janaro ('85) England in the early 17th century was undergoing a significant religious crisis. The coerced uniformity of the Elizabethan era would soon break down into war...

Saint Camillus de Lellis by John Janaro (’85)

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Great Conversion Stories:  Saint Camillus de Lellis By John Janaro ('85) In medieval and early modern Europe, healthcare—especially for those with chronic illnesses—was an improvised and often neglected affair.  The...

Eugene Hamilton by Heather King

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Credible Witness: Eugene Hamilton By Heather King Eugene Hamilton (1972-1997), an American seminarian who suffered from throat cancer, died three hours after being ordained a priest. Father Benedict J. Groeschel, C.F.R.,...