Too Young to be Baptized?

Beginning with prayer in the park, Team Enterprise, AL, set up supplies and prepared to talk with anyone not staying home to watch Saturday college football. One man they encountered brought along his English Mastiff. The man had been baptized Catholic but was raised...

Papal Infallibility?

It is always a special treat when the clergy get involved with SPSE. Here Fr. Simon Lobo, a religious priest of the Companions of the Cross, speaks with three protestant women who had many misconceptions about what the Church believes and why she believes it. This...

Prayer and Discipleship

Take a look at the story below. As Catholics we all to often forget the power of prayer. I know, we pray all of the time, but how often to we offer to pray with someone else? People rarely turn down an offer of prayer. And the more you offer to pray with people the...

Street Ministry in the Red Light District

We love seeing other groups and ministries engaging in street evangelization. Here is a report from Franciscan University of Steubenville. We have featured red light district ministry here before. We have amazing students. This past Friday night, the men’s...

Evangelizing Jehovah Witnesses

The Boise team showed up downtown at the same time that a Jehovah’s Witnesses (JWs) convention was being held. This turned out to be an interesting encounter with some JWs who came up to ‘preach’ to the Catholic team. The JW insisted that believers are to address God...

Intellectual acceptance?

Some evangelical protestants like to pass out creative looking tracts to catch people’s attention and plant seeds about their understanding of the Gospel. While their efforts are commendable, they almost always contain teachings that do not capture the whole truth...

Pope Francis: Go and share the Gospel

In the Holy Father’s general audience yesterday he reminded all Christians that we have a duty to spread the Gospel everywhere in the world. For most of us that means through the circumstances of our every day life, where God has placed us in our homes,...