November 16th 2011 ~ Tamper with truth, and it will come back to the surface in full splendor. That is the current status of Catholic Campus Ministry across the United States, in large part thanks to an apostolate based in Denver called FOCUS, or the Fellowship Of Catholic University Students. Listen to a story today of perserseverance and courage under fire at a Christian conference. Let’s all pray for Christian unity after hearing today’s story.
November 11th 2011 ~ Steve lands in Ireland. Get ready for Catholic stories from one of the old bastions of the world’s Catholics. Unfortunately, recent history has seen a slip in Catholic fidelity in this great country, but Steve’s going to help bring it back. Lift him up in prayer under the guidance and protection of St. Patrick and St. Brigid. God will provide.
October 11th 2011 ~ Playing catch up on publishing the ‘One Billion Stories’ series on CatholicTV. A new episode is published every week and ‘One Billion Stories’ rolls on through the state of Florida and Alabama in this episode. There are a billion Catholics in the world, lets start sharing them through video, and now text. E-mail your story to firstname.lastname@example.org, some photos would be great too!
October 10th 2011 ~ Today we hear a Catholic story that did not start off Catholic. And once his story became Catholic, he still slipped away into the grey area of faith. Despite hiccups and hurdles for living out the faith daily, he managed to find his way to St. Paul, Minnesotta from Fort Worth, Texas, joining the NET Ministries team. Hear his full story next week as we bring you part two. And don’t forget to check out www.netusa.org.
October 5th 2011 ~ Every now and then, the team at OneBillionStories.com has the honor of publishing a Catholic story that holds nothing back. Today is one of those types of stories, holding nothing back for the audience on the ‘digital continent.’ Listen to Jill today as she divulges the difficult circumstances of her life and how a child’s questions eventually brought her into the fullness of the One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic faith.
September 30th 2011 ~ The way of life has often interesting turns along our personal paths. In fact, many paths may come to the truth of the universe through the encounter with secular productions of entertainment; yet these productions have the ability to make us ask the big questions of life. Perhaps it’s literature, a film, or a painting, whatever the means, listen to this story from Bishop Conley, the apostolic administrator for the Archdiocese of Denver, as he encounters the big questions of life through the writings of history at KU.
September 29th 2011 ~ Today OBS is doing a rerun, every now and then the great stories of the past must reemerge to the spotlight of the OBS homepage. You will understand why this story needs a spotlight once you listen to this man’s digging into the deep recesses of his soul in pursuit of purpose and truth for his life. He is from New York, but now you can hear his conviction for Christ upon your personal computer right now! If you know family and friends who need to hear this man’s Catholic story, don’t hesitate to share with the normal online tools. “Be Not Afraid.” Blessed John Paul II
September 27th 2011 ~ We are all here for a reason. An Irishman reflects on his life and experiences of the living lord today on OneBillionStories.com. Perhaps you have a story that you would like to share via text rather than video? If so, e-mail you story to email@example.com to publish on the OBS blog, some pictures to accompany the story would be great too! Blessings to the ‘digital continent’ on this Tuesday.
September 26th 2011 ~ A seminarian from Minnesota shares a piece of his seminarian experience over in Europe. Have you heard of St. Maximilian Kolbe? If not, listen to this story, and then look him up on www.Vatican.va for more information on his courageous life and story. We all have story, be not afraid to shares your story just like this seminarian and St. Maximilian Kolbe. “We are the Easter people, and Hallelujah is our song!” – Blessed John Paul II
September 25th 2011 ~ Our Day of Rest on the sabbath from Colorado Springs, Colorado. Where will you got to Mass today?