"Whisper" app lets millennials talk anonymously about their faith, with some surprising results
The “Whisper” app for smartphones allows users to post anonymous confessions, comments or questions about any topic and discuss them with whoever happens to be listening/watching at the time. As you’d expect, there are a lot of dark secrets being posted via the app, but some of the ‘secrets’ are actually heartwarming. For example, check out these posts, in which some young atheists confess a secret attraction to the Faith, while young Catholics reveal the depths of their love for the Church.
Here are 23 “confessions” we found that just might give you hope for the next generation.
Whether Catholic or atheist, millennials clearly love Pope Francis :
This young unbeliever felt a strong pull to the faith, and is now following God’s call – regardless of the cost:
Some outside the faith have developed a devotion to the Rosary (meanwhile, we Catholics know Our Lady always leads those who seek her to her Son) …
… while this young Catholic believer recognizes the spiritual battle being fought over us, and vows to keep doing her part:
Some use the app to reach out for support during their faith journey:
Others are just happy to be home:
Whether these young people received the gift of faith from their families as children or found it on their own as adults, they all seem to share one thing: They are grateful and proud to be part of God’s Church, and they recognize how blessed they are because of it: