I got the evangelization bug as a young adult. Right after my initial conversion, I thought I was going to go out, tell people about Jesus, and then everyone I knew was going to follow him out of sheer momentum. It didn’t happen. They knew me as a partier. They thought it wouldn’t last. My lifestyle was still compartmentalized. I still sinned. Big time. I had issues. I needed to learn more. I wasn’t living out what I professed, at least not very well.
The Vatican has announced that Pope Francis will confer the ministries of catechist, lector, and acolyte upon lay men and