Father Louis Bouyer by John Janaro

Father Louis Bouyer by John Janaro

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Great Conversion Stories: Fr. Louis Bouyer By John Janaro Father Louis Bouyer (1913–2004)—the influential and prolific French Catholic biblical, liturgical, and patristic scholar—was born into a Protestant family on the...
Servant of God Emil Kapaun

Servant of God Emil Kapaun

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Credible Witness: Emil Kapaun By Heather King Emil Kapaun (1916–1951), a Catholic priest and U.S. Army chaplain from Kansas, exhibited heroic virtue as a prisoner of war during the Korean War.  Born in the small farming...
Lu Zhengxiang by John Janaro

Lu Zhengxiang by John Janaro

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Great Conversion Stories: Lu Zhengxiang By John Janaro Among the founding fathers of the (non-Communist) Republic of China in 1912, one man in particular had a vision for his country deeply shaped by his newfound Catholic...
Servant of God Leo Heinrichs, O.F.M by Heather King

Servant of God Leo Heinrichs, O.F.M by Heather King

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Credible Witness: Leo Heinrichs O.F.M. By Heather King Servant of God Father Leo Heinrichs, O.F.M. (1867–1908), “Martyr of the Eucharist,” was shot and killed at the altar rail while distributing Communion in Denver,...
Rumer Godden by John Janaro

Rumer Godden by John Janaro

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Great Conversion Stories: Rumer Godden By John Janaro Rumer Godden (1907–1998) was a unique author who explored our common humanity amidst the vast diversity of human experience in a world of unprecedented change. Her...