Tom Peterson is a network television producer, author, and Catholic evangelist.
Following 25 years as an award-winning corporate advertising executive, Tom Peterson’s life would radically change after receiving a transforming Spiritual conversion while on a Catholic retreat. Soon afterward, he founded three media apostolates: VirtueMedia.org (pro-life), CatholicsComeHome.org (new evangelization), and AmenAlleluia.org.
With God’s grace, Catholics Come Home was the first faith group ever to air on national networks like CBS, NBC, and ESPN, and has reached over 300 million viewers since 1998, helping more than a half million souls home to Jesus and His Catholic Church! Their website is featured globally in nine languages.
Tom hosts a popular prime time television series called Catholics Come Home, in its 6th season worldwide on EWTN, airing Sunday and Monday evenings.
Tom has presented internationally at over 500 Catholic Conferences, including at the Vatican, had multiple appearances on national media outlets, and has authored five popular books. Tom’s been a member of Legatus International for 18 years, and served as Vice-Chairman.
Tom and his wife Tricia have been married for over 34 years, have three daughters, two sons-in-law and seven grandchildren.
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One Moment Can Change a Soul: Helping Catholics Come Home
God wants YOU to become a hero of the Faith.
He wants all of us to share the truth and beauty we’ve found in the Catholic Church, no matter who we are or where we come from. In One Moment Can Change a Soul: Helping Catholics Come Home, you’ll find encouragement and inspiration to say “yes” to God’s call. Tom Peterson shows how God gives each one of us the grace we need to share the Faith and show countless people the way home to Jesus and his Church.
“The mission of Tom Peterson and Catholics Come Home to bring souls home to Jesus and the church is critically important during this challenging time in our history. I fully support this New Evangelization project.” – Pastor Rick Warren, author of The Purpose Driven Life
“Tom inspires each of us to share God’s love with others in order to help change the world for the better, for eternity.” – Roma Downey, Touched by an Angel star and co-producer of The Bible TV series.