Welcome to a special video edition of Pull Up A Pew where Jeremy Duo met up with singer-songwriter, guitarist, and catechist, John Paul Von Arx.
John Paul Von Arx grew up in Rockford, Illinois as the oldest of nine children. He is a life-long musician and is rivalled by few on the guitar. When he was 19 years old he was part of a country music band and played with them over 110 nights a year. At 21, John Paul joined the Catholic Rock band, The Thirsting. After nearly completing his Catechetics degree at Franciscan University, he will release his debut solo album in March 2017. John Paul seeks to announce Jesus Christ and H...
It's been too long since we had a young person on our favourite pew at the Cathedral and thus we present to you an interview with Sebastian Porral, adventure junkie, devout Catholic and local photography student.
Sebastian is responsible for the "Works of Mercy exhibition" currently on display at the Shrine of Our Lady of Europe and so we thought the world needed to know how this came about...
Before we get started on the exhibition, talk to me about Sebastian Porral. What do you like to do?
I am seventeen years old, attend Bayside school, and apart from photography enjoy flying drones, surfing, making videos (youtube)...
The Lord is King: Reflection on the Twenty-Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time
October 19, 2017
Tyson Murphy was born and raised in California, USA. He received a Bachelor's and Master's degree in theology from Franciscan University in Steubenville, Ohio. Having spent nearly a month in Gibraltar during the summer of 2016, he has developed a special love for the people of the Rock.
Jeremy was born and raised in Gibraltar. He has a double major Bachelor's degree in theology and catechetics with a minor in philosophy from Franciscan University in Steubenville, Ohio. He currently lives in Gibraltar with his wife, Stephanie, and their son, Álvaro.
Patrick is from Northville, Michigan, and is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in theology at Franciscan University in Steubenville, Ohio, after receiving a Bachelor’s degree in history and philosophy.