The Cordial Catholic

114: Why Not Anglican, Why Not Orthodox, Why Catholic? (w/ Michael Lofton)

June 16, 2021 K. Albert Little, Michael Lofton
The Cordial Catholic
114: Why Not Anglican, Why Not Orthodox, Why Catholic? (w/ Michael Lofton)
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The Cordial Catholic
114: Why Not Anglican, Why Not Orthodox, Why Catholic? (w/ Michael Lofton)
Jun 16, 2021
K. Albert Little, Michael Lofton

In this episode of The Cordial Catholic, I'm joined by Michael Lofton from the popular YouTube channel and podcast Reason and Theology to discuss his fascinating conversion story.

Raised nominally Christian, and then Jewish, and then as a devout Evangelical, Michael looked into Anglicanism, Orthodoxy, and Catholicism and had experiences in all of these Christian traditions. Ultimately, it was Catholicism that Michael came back to and he joins us in this episode to explain his reasons why.

We touch on the ancient Church, the papacy, tradition, and the magisterium plus so much more as we mine Michael's experiences and deep knowledge of Christianity, Christian history, and theology.

For more from Michael visit his website Reason and Theology where you can find links to his podcast and YouTube channel as well.

For more, visit The Cordial Catholic. Send your feedback to cordialcatholic@gmail.com.

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To win a copy of Keith Nester's fantastic book leave a review of this show on Apple Podcasts and send me a screenshot! Contest closes August 10.

Please check out Hallow, the #1 Catholic audio prayer app. The app is free but visit hallow.com/cordialcatholic for a 30-day trial of the subscription features, risk free!

Thanks to this week's co-producers, part of our Patreon Producers community: Stephen, Eli, Tom, Kelvin, Susan, and Eyram.

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Show Notes

In this episode of The Cordial Catholic, I'm joined by Michael Lofton from the popular YouTube channel and podcast Reason and Theology to discuss his fascinating conversion story.

Raised nominally Christian, and then Jewish, and then as a devout Evangelical, Michael looked into Anglicanism, Orthodoxy, and Catholicism and had experiences in all of these Christian traditions. Ultimately, it was Catholicism that Michael came back to and he joins us in this episode to explain his reasons why.

We touch on the ancient Church, the papacy, tradition, and the magisterium plus so much more as we mine Michael's experiences and deep knowledge of Christianity, Christian history, and theology.

For more from Michael visit his website Reason and Theology where you can find links to his podcast and YouTube channel as well.

For more, visit The Cordial Catholic. Send your feedback to cordialcatholic@gmail.com.

Sign up for our weekly newsletter for my reflections on each episodes, behind-the-scenes content, and exclusive contests!

To watch this and other episodes please visit (and subscribe to!) our YouTube channel.

Please consider financially supporting this show!

For more information visit the Patreon page.  All patrons receive access to exclusive content and if you can give $5/mo or more you'll also be entered into monthly draws for fantastic books hand-picked by me.

If you'd like to give a one-time donation to The Cordial Catholic, you can visit the PayPal page.

Thank you to those already supporting the show!

To win a copy of Keith Nester's fantastic book leave a review of this show on Apple Podcasts and send me a screenshot! Contest closes August 10.

Please check out Hallow, the #1 Catholic audio prayer app. The app is free but visit hallow.com/cordialcatholic for a 30-day trial of the subscription features, risk free!

Thanks to this week's co-producers, part of our Patreon Producers community: Stephen, Eli, Tom, Kelvin, Susan, and Eyram.

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/cordialcatholic)