Why Do Protestants Convert?

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A strange phenomenon has gripped Protestantism in recent
decades: many of its best and brightest thinkers have
converted to Roman Catholicism. Likewise, many earnest,
normal believers have found Protestantism shallow in
doctrine, history, ethics, and worship, and made the leap to

How can Protestants make sense of this? In this short and
penetrating book, originally published as a series of essays,
Brad Littlejohn and Chris Castaldo insightfully diagnose the
psychological, theological, and sociological factors behind
Protestant conversions to Rome.

With refreshing honesty, they find many converts’
criticisms of contemporary Protestantism to be warranted,
but argue that historic magisterial Protestantism has within
it the answers to these objections and the resources for a
Protestant renewal.


Table of Contents

Foreword by Carl Trueman

  1. Conversionitis
  2. The Psychology of Conversion
  3. The Theology of Conversion
  4. The Sociology of Conversion
  5. A Way Forward

Afterword: “Why Protestants Should Not Convert”┬áby Brad Littlejohn

Additional information

Dimensions 5 × 1 × 8 cm