The Word Among Us

September 2018 Issue

From Partier to Priest

One simple sentence changed my whole life.

By: Fr. Gregorio Hidalgo

From Partier to Priest: One simple sentence changed my whole life. by Fr. Gregorio Hidalgo

Once upon a time I was a good Catholic. I went to youth groups and I even enrolled in minor seminary in Spain when I was eleven years old. But in time that all disappeared. So what happened?

It started with me perceiving a lack of freedom. I thought that being with God didn’t allow me to be myself. I thought Catholicism was the...

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