Monday, October 20, 2014

About  Contact  Join  Donate


Catholic Education Daily

 

Benedictine College Student Shares Tips on Evangelization

Benedictine College student Carly Meixner discusses how she tries to share her faith in her daily life as a college student in a recent article in the National Catholic Register.

The Register reporter—Ella Hadacek, a Catholic student attending a Protestant university—asks Meixner and two apologists for advice on how to share the Gospel with joy. Hadacek writes that she admires Meixner for her “fervent faith.”

At her Atchison, Kan., college, Meixner does “little things” to share the Faith and be a witness to the Gospel. She tries to evangelize by wearing a Miraculous Medal, crucifix and Catholic shirts; always praying grace before meals; and not being afraid to talk about God, according to the Register.

"All of these little things are invitations for peopleto ask me about my Catholic faith if they are curious. And if they don’t want to ask, I know I am living as a witness and maybe provoked some thoughts about religion or God in them," Meixner explains.

Meixner tries to avoid being judgmental, according to the Register, by looking at all “through the eyes of love, the way Christ would’ve seen them. I don’t know what’s causing someone to believe what they believe. All I can do is present my side in charity and try to be as sympathetic as possible without compromising the truth."

Benedictine College is recommended in The Newman Guide for strong Catholic identity.

Catholic Education Daily is an online publication of The Cardinal Newman Society. Click here for email updates and free online membership with The Cardinal Newman Society.

Departments

Renewal Report

Minimize

Latest Featured

Catholic Is Our Core

Maximize

More News Categories

Maximize

Subscribe

Minimize

Join Us

Join thousands of Catholic families and individuals standing with The Cardinal Newman Society for faithful Catholic education. Members receive news roundups by email, about weekly.

Start your no-cost membership now!

Minimize

Donate

Our work is possible only through the generosity of countless supporters who share our mission. We have promoted and defended faithful Catholic education for 20 years! Please support our successful work by making a donation today.

Minimize

Stay Connected

Keep up with the latest developments by joining our social media networks:

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

Linkedin

Connect on Facebook

Maximize

Links to News Sites

Maximize

Links to Blog Sites

Catholic Identity Concerns|Faith in Education|From the Bishops and Vatican|Religious Freedom | Terms Of Use | Privacy Statement
Copyright 2014 by Cardinal Newman Society -- 9720 Capital Ct., Ste. 201, Manassas, VA 20110