144: Where is the True Church? (w/ Erick Ybarra)

144: Where is the True Church? (w/ Erick Ybarra) January 26, 2022

In this episode of The Cordial Catholic, I’m joined by Erick Ybarra, Catholic re-vert from Protestantism, author, and blogger to unpack his conversion story. Erick was raised Catholic, left for a Reformed Baptist church after an encounter with a university roommate, but came back to the Catholic Church, by way of Anglicanism, after he began an earnest search for the “true church” founded by Christ.

Erick is an incredible guy and his faith journey is amazing. Erick’s search for truth led him to some incredibly in-depth research in the areas of church history, ecclesiology, sola Scriptura, apostolic succession, and the Orthodox-Catholic schism. Erick’s forthcoming book on the Orthodox-Catholic schism, from Emmaus Academic, is the result of his 10 years of research.

This is a truly great conversation. Erick is compassion, kind, and cordial and his journey is one of honesty and faith seeking understanding.

For more from Erick visit his website.

Send your feedback to cordialcatholic@gmail.com.

Sign up for our newsletter for my reflections on  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 listen to this episode click here, or listen below.

 


Browse Our Archives