“Marching for Life: A Call for Conversion,” by Michael Masteller (’13)

Marching for Life (West Coast): A Call for Conversion

by Michael Masteller ('14)

SAN FRANCISCO, January 29, 2013 (Zenit.org).

My own walk for life started before I had even left the campus of Thomas Aquinas College. For me, it was the sermon that one of our college chaplains gave Friday morning before we left that began this journey. It was the feast of the Conversion of St. Paul that we were celebrating. In his sermon, Fr. Illo compared our drive to San Francisco with St. Paul’s trip to Damascus. He stressed that we should concentrate on our journey as a pilgrimage, and that just as St. Paul was converted, we too should be converted and strive to make this a prayerful event....