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BATON ROUGE, Louisiana (LifeSiteNews) — An apostolate serving Texas and Louisiana is dedicated to helping Catholics reconnect with the reality of their faith, providing resources and bringing families into contact with “devout, joyful priests that put together incredible liturgies.”

Fullness of Truth is a lay apostolate founded by Catholic revert Ken Zammit over two decades ago in 2001. Originally based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the headquarters has now moved to Houston, Texas.

Citing the Diocese of Baton Rouge, CatholicVote noted that Zammit fell away from his faith in college, and his reversion sparked a realization that Catholics need to understand why they believe what they believe.

“I was challenged with so many things – in the culture and the world and subjective thinking. I really didn’t have a foundation that withstood the pressures of the world,” Zammit said, according to CatholicVote, speaking of his college experience. “I was doing what I wanted to do and not so much what the Lord wanted me to do.”

He said he “gave up” when he concluded that “the Catholic faith doesn’t have the answers to my questions,” believing that the faith must therefore “not be real.” 

But six years after his reversion in 1995, Zammit launched Fullness of Truth to help educate Catholics like himself who may have been struggling with or even completely lost their faith thanks in part to a lack of solid catechesis.

Later this month, the group will host a gala in Houston featuring Ignatius Productions president and founder and EWTN host Father Mitch Pacwa, who openly criticized the “worship” of the “Pachamama” statue in the Rome Amazon Synod in 2019, as their keynote speaker.

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Next month, the group will host a conference in Baton Rouge. CatholicVote reported the event will help participants “learn about the Eucharist and deepen their spiritual lives.”

According to the group’s website, the conference will guide Catholics in recognizing that the mission for sainthood is for everyone and that it requires a life totally dedicated to and transformed by Christ.

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“It’s certainly not safe and wise to just simply ‘muddle around’ in all the muck of this world, haphazardly hoping to be in a ‘state of grace’ when Jesus comes back,” Fullness of Truth says on its site. “No, what we all need is an effective, and authentically Catholic spiritual formation plan.”

The group says its conference will offer participants “a truly transformative encounter with many ‘hidden’ truths of The Holy Mass and the Blessed Sacrament — truths embraced by most all theologians, saints and mystics, but sadly and too often, have not been passed on to average, even ‘life-long Catholics’ in a meaningful way.”

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David Lukinovich, who is helping Zammit with the upcoming Louisiana conference and who works on other apostolates throughout the state, told CatholicVote the events run by Fullness of Truth “bring in devout, joyful priests that put together incredible liturgies, and you have these families that are so devout, joyful.”

He said participants can meet “like-minded people” at the conferences, providing them with the chance to “get together, and learn about the faith in a very orthodox, correct manner that is loyal to the Magisterium.”

“I have so much more to learn about continuing to build my relationship with Christ,” an attendee, Audra, said of one of Fullness of Truth’s conferences said in a review posted to the group’s website. She said the “conferences are a great way to do that and learn more about the beauty of the Catholic Church.”

The event is just one of many seeking to help Catholics reconnect with their faith amid rampant lack of belief in core Catholic teachings, including the Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist. Last year, on the Feast of Corpus Christi, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops launched  a National Eucharistic Revival “to restore understanding and devotion to this great mystery here in the United States by helping us renew our worship of Jesus Christ in the Eucharist.”

Parishes nationwide have responded with Eucharistic processions, adoration, and conferences. Many Catholics have also called for more reverent liturgies to renew faith in the Real Presence.

Just this month in New York, a Eucharistic procession led by popular podcasting priest Fr. Mike Schmitz drew thousands of attendees who processed through Manhattan and packed into St. Patrick’s Cathedral in a public demonstration of true Catholic belief.

“This is the love of God Who loves you to the point where even if you are His enemy, He’s poured out his life for you,” Fr. Schmitz said in a homily.

“What God has asked us to do tonight is what he asked Jonah to do,” he said. “‘Go out there and take me [Christ in the Eucharist] with you.”

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