Learn about an inspiring faith witness with unique gifts who followed a special call on an incredible journey. As a young person he had serious doubts about his faith; however in high school he was urged by a friend to attend a Steubenville youth retreat and he went. Although skeptical at first, while there, he meet Jesus in a special way during Eucharistic Adoration. This encounter would forever change his life. Meet Father Joshua Johnson, a follower in love with Jesus Christ, and faithful servant of God’s people. Oh yes, he is also sometimes known as the rapping priest.
Discover more about his journey in the videos below and in this Advocate article
“I Will Follow” is a powerful short film by Ascension Press featuring the testimonies of Fr. Josh Johnson and Fr. Mike Schmitz that relates their journey to the priesthood. This engaging video is also illustrative of the wonder and awe a believer experiences during the Eucharistic Celebration.