Heart of Jesus, Holy Temple of God
by Bishop Robert Barron . June 19, 2020 .
I’ve been reading, recently, a good deal of the work of Dietrich von Hildebrand—perhaps not a household name, but in fact one of the greatest Catholic philosophers of the last century. An inspiration to both John Paul II and Benedict XVI, von Hildebrand was designated by the Nazis themselves as…
The Birthday of the Church: One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic
by Bishop Robert Barron . May 31, 2020 .
On this great feast of Pentecost, I would like to say “happy birthday” to every Catholic listening to me, for we hold, in our traditional theology, that Pentecost is the birthday of the Church. It would behoove us on this our birthday to reflect on the nature of the Church.
Spiritual Communion: “We Share Now in the Servant’s Wonder”
by Dr. Holly Ordway . April 24, 2020 .
The Theology and Christ-Consolation of Spiritual Communion
by Fr. Blake Britton . March 25, 2020 .
Bishop Barron on Spending Time with His Spiritual Father
by Bishop Robert Barron . February 13, 2020 .
In this new video commentary, I reflect on my “ad limina” visit with Pope Francis on January 27. It would be impossible to summarize what turned out to be a three-hour conversation with the Holy Father, but there were three dominant themes that emerged.
Spending Time with My Spiritual Father
by Bishop Robert Barron . January 28, 2020 .
I write these words from the Eternal City of Rome, whither I’ve come with my brother bishops from Region 11 (California, Nevada, and Hawaii) for our ad limina visit. This is a regular and canonically required trip to pray at the limina apostolorum (the threshold of the Apostles), the tombs…