Tim Staples was raised in Virginia as a Southern Baptist. In an effort to find discipline in his life he left his family and joined the Marines. It was while Tim Staples was in the Marines that a Catholic friend introduced Tim to the Catholic faith. Tim Staples began to study Catholicism, in an effort to prove it wrong, only to find the truth and eventually convert. Today, Tim Staples is a successful apologetic writer and speaker. The works of Tim Staples explain the deep biblical foundations of the Catholic faith.