Redeemer S3E5 – Honest Thomas with Father John-Mary Johannssen, CFR

Adam and Holly chat with Father John-Mary Johannssen, CFR about belief in the Eucharist, Honest Thomas, adoration, the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal, and his personal story of conversion.


Franciscan Friars of the Renewal

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Fr. John-Mary Johannssen, CFR
Holly Novotny

Holly Novotny is a convert to the Catholic faith and a wife and mother. A Lifetime Marian Servant, Holly embraces a Rule of Life focused on holiness, obedience, and humble service. As a graduate of the Cenacle School of Spirituality, in affiliation with Franciscan University of Steubenville, she holds a Certificate of Spiritual Direction and accompanies others in their spiritual journey and through the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola.

Adam Novotny
Director at MARIAN SERVANTS® of the Redeemer | | + EPISODES

Host of Redeemer, Contributor at Enkindle: Family Scripture Reflections

Adam holds a Masters in Catechetics and Evangelization from Franciscan University. He is a certified spiritual director steeped in Ignatian spirituality. Both he and his wife serve as Directors of the Marian Servants of the Redeemer, a public association of the Christian faithful, living out Marian virtue, as well as serving as Liaisons to the charismatic renewal for the archdiocese of Baltimore. Adam is a council member for Pentecost Today USA. In his spare time, he works a full time job as Director of Operations at St John the Evangelist Church, Severna Park.