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April 8, 2015
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In recent decades, millions of people have drifted away from Jesus and their Catholic faith.  The creative media team at Catholics Come Home feels a call from God to produce inspiring messages of the New Evangelization, which have already helped lead hundreds of thousands of inactive Catholics, converts, agnostics and atheists home to Jesus and His Holy Church.
Join us, as we travel across North America to bring you stories of heartbreak, redemption, and transformation as we meet some of the actual people that the Holy Spirit lead home. God wants us to spend eternity in heaven with Him and to bring as many people with us as possible. This is Catholics Come Home.
Airs Sundays at 8:30pm ET / 9:30pm PT
See episode schedule below:
Atheist Returns Home  |  Sunday April 12, 2015
Host Tom Peterson welcomes Dr. Gloria Sampson, a 74-year-old linguistics professor who taught in Communist China.  After living as an atheist for 52 years, witness her amazing homecoming to the Catholic Church.  Filmed on location in Vancouver, Canada.
Agnostic to Evangelist  |  Sunday April 19, 2015
Host Tom Peterson welcomes Oscar Cavazos, a 33-year-old culinary chef and owner of a Mexican restaurant.  After 17 years living as an agostic, discover how this father of three came home to his Catholic faith.  Filmed on location in Dallas, Texas.
Personal Relationship with Jesus  |  Sunday April 26, 2015
Host Tom Peterson welcomes Ms. Lydia Clark, a 22-year-old college student and daughter of a Presbyterian pastor. Discover why she converted to Catholicism, and how she helped her fiancée home to the Catholic Church. Filmed on location in Providence, Rhode Island.
Loneliness & Suffering  |  Sunday May 3, 2015
Host Tom Peterson welcomes Thomas Manns, a 45-year-old accounting clerk, who lived as a hermit and agnostic for nearly 25 years. Witness his transformation and return to the Catholic Church.  Filmed on location in Westminster, British Columbia.
Healing  |  Sunday May 10, 2015
Host Tom Peterson welcomes Ms. Devin Jones, a 36-year-old automotive delivery trainer, who left the Church during the priest scandals. Discover how she returned to the Sacraments and her Catholic faith.  Filmed on location in Denver, Colorado
Faith and Reason  |  Sunday May 17, 2015
Host Tom Peterson welcomes Harrison Garlick, a 27-year-old law student and convert from prosperity Protestantism. Find out why this new father attended Ave Maria University as a Protestant, and then how he converted to the Catholic faith. Filmed on location in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Our Church Family  |  Sunday May 21, 2015
Host Tom Peterson welcomes Mary Annthipie-Bane, a 47-year-old mother and preschool teacher. Shortly after converting and marrying in the Catholic Church, she and her husband church-hopped for years.  Find out what prompted their family of five to return to the sacramental church.  Filmed on location in Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey.
Call to Discipline  |  Sunday May 28, 2015  
Host Tom Peterson welcomes 44-year-old Chris Ahrens, former Marine and firefighter. Discover what helped this father return to his Catholic faith and attend the Latin Mass. Filmed on location in Denton, Texas.
One nation under God  |  Sunday June 7, 2015
Host Tom Peterson welcomes Shirley and Tom Hill, a farming couple in their 60's, living outside St. Louis. Discover how Shirley returned to the Catholic Church after being away almost 40 years, and how her husband converted recently. Filmed on location in Farmington, Missouri.
Church is Our Home  |  Sunday June 14, 2015
Host Tom Peterson welcomes Daniel Bui, the 27-year-old son of Vietnamese Buddhist converts to Protestantism. Find out why this Houston area high school history teacher converted to Catholicism while at the University of Texas at Austin. Filmed on location in Austin, Texas.
Falling in Love  |  Sunday June 21, 2015
Host Tom Peterson welcomes Madge Winch.  Madge, a 64-year-old quilt-making grandmother of five, once served as deputy sheriff carrying a 357 Magnum. Discover what helped her and her family return to the Catholic Church, and what prompted her husband to convert to Catholicism.  Filmed on location in Bonne Terre, Missouri.
Slippery Slope  |  Sunday June 28, 2015
Host Tom Peterson welcomes Michael Mark, a 50-year-old former drug addict and dealer from Chinatown. Witness his incredible transformation, that brought him and his 90 year old father home to their Catholic Church family. Learn how God then called Michael to serve the homeless in a men's hospice. Filmed on location in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Be not Afraid  |  Sunday July 5, 2015
Host Tom Peterson welcomes Susan Masi, a 71 year old baker and clerk at pet bakery. Find out what helped this divorced Catholic find her way back home to the Catholic Church. Filmed on location in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin.