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I Want to Become a Catholic

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    I really want to become Catholic.

    I've went to Catholic mass many times and I always feel an overwhelming peace while I'm there. I also feel accepted. Also, I've been praying the rosary quite often lately. I find such peace and comfort in it. I would like to become Catholic but I'm scared of what my family will...
    amarie14 amarie14 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2013

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    Think.

    Examie the "Society ofSt.PiousX" the Traditional Catholic Churrch. They do it PROPERLY!!!
    j4ucoop6 j4ucoop6 56-60, M 2 Responses Apr 26, 2011

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    Protestant to Catholic

    im a protestant, but my boyfriend is catholic.  i always go to his church with him.  one day we went to my church, but when his parents found out they were not happy.  so my boyfriend said he and his father talked about it and i should consider becoming a catholic...
    NEYTJIE NEYTJIE 18-21, F 9 Responses Apr 9, 2009

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    Why I Am Interested In Catholicism

    Hi everyone! This new journey I have embarked on has left me completely surprised and excited in many ways! My journey began about a month ago while I was researching a project for a speech class. I was looking up some history on the Catholic church and suddenly was compelled to...
    zorabora zorabora 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 19, 2012

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    I'm currently a Lutheran,

    but I have always felt drawn to the catholic church. I also feel that the Lutheran church (although great) is not for filling my spiritual needs. I have attended mass before and have felt more connected with God. I would like to know more on what it means/takes to be a Catholic...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 22, 2014

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    I am thinking about converting to being a

    Catholic and have some questions. Some background. I was raised in the Brethern church. That is where my mom went to church along with my mom's family. My dad was raised Methodist. My mom's mom was raised Catholic in Germany. There was an event that happened in church one day...
    bluefireball4949 bluefireball4949 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 15, 2014

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    I'm New

    i've been going to a catholic church for just over 7 months now. i used to go to an anglican church when i was little but before this one i hadnt been to any church for a long time. i currently dont take communion, i'm not baptised (though i was christened as a child) and i am...
    MamaJudia MamaJudia 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 26, 2009

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    warriorkesha warriorkesha 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 3, 2014

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    The Third Secret Of Fatima When I converted to Catholicism 35 years ago I soon became acquainted with the Fatima story and I was, of course, very interested. At that time, in the...
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    The wish to has become stronger now I've been pressured more in my life. I'm now forced weekly to go and see two women and get humiliated early in the morning. It's forced upon me...
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    So, I'm a Catholic but attended more public schooling than private. My husband is a cradle Catholic. We chose to send our children to a Catholic elementary school (the same one I...
    FindingBetterWay FindingBetterWay 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 17

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    I am Catholic, practiced most of my life, have made all my sacraments, been married 25 years within the Catholic church. However, I have been deeply hurt by the Catholic church in...
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    It's so easy to fall into the trap of arguing with people about your belief. They don't understand and don't want to understand. I wish they would stay off the Roman Catholic...
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    I'm 14 and have been raised catholic. Did anyone else, when they were my age, question their faith? Like if you really believed EVERYTHING the Catholic Church believes?
    jess965 jess965 13-15, F 9 Responses Feb 16

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    It would bring me much comfort if others with similar experiences will share and weigh in. I will summarize to get to the point. A large percentage of teachers and principal from...
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    I have been on a spiritual journey for what seems like my whole life. I was raised Catholic but I wasn't one of those kids who was dragged to church and didn't pay attention. I...
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    WE THANK: OSKAR SCHINDLER To 1200 Jews a womanizing, heavy-drinking, German-Catholic industrialist and Nazi Party member named Oskar Schindler was all that stood between them and...
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    The idea of making myself or being forced to grow fatter has become a strong desire in my life. I want to let myself become a ravenous glutton, who lazily lays around and stuffs...
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    stelliester stelliester 13-15, F Feb 13

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    As older I get I learn to see the beauty and the special in the people I meet! Since I was a little girl my dad have alway made me feel special and different from the others! And...
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    We had another "talk" last night. It dragged on for 3 hours and nothing got accomplished. He knows I'm only staying to try and work it out because of the kids. I told him I don't...
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    I'm depressed and I just want to die, I hate depression, I wish I was never born I feel powerless n helpless.i so do not want to exist, I won't do anything stupid it's just so...
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