Why SHOULD You Become (or Be) Catholic?
Someone once told me about a guy he knew who loved hanging out with Catholics. Why? Because it was the best way to meet girls. So convinced was he of this that he soon became a Catholic himself. Whether he succeeded in meeting more girls, I don’t know. But the Church as a dating service seems a strange motive for conversion.
So why, then, should someone become Catholic? If Eros is not enough to justify running off to Rome – passion followed by popery, as it were – what about ethics? Is that a sufficient reason? Should one join the Church