These men and women were restless in spirit, until they finally found their home in Christ.
One of the most famous conversions to Christianity was that of St. Paul the Apostle. After embarking on a journey to persecute Christians, Paul’s encounter with the risen Christ set him on a new path that not only changed him, but the world.
Since then countless souls have adopted the Christian religion from every corner of the globe. This includes many saints who not only converted, but threw themselves fully into Christianity. As with St. Paul, their encounter with Christ fundamentally changed their life and they simply could not go back to their former way of life.
Here is a small selection of saints who felt called to embrace the Gospel of Jesus Christ.