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I Want to Become a Catholic

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

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