Dr. James Merrick, director of Emmaus Academic and Clergy Support, had a long road to the Catholic faith. He was raised devout Baptist, felt called to ministry despite his dislike for public speaking, became an Anglican priest, and then gave up a parish in Scotland to become Catholic. On this episode, learn how his studies and friendships brought him to the Church.
Dr. James Merrick is the director of Emmaus Academic. Emmaus Academic’s mission is to participate in the renewal of the Catholic theology through publishing the very best in Catholic scholarship.
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