Forming Priests for the New Evangelization
by Bishop Robert Barron . October 5, 2012 .
Fr. Barron’s lecture at the Catholic University of America’s 2012 Alumni Days. The talk provides historical context on the New Evangelization and a candid assessment of what it will take to effectively communicate the message of the Gospels in a post-modern world.
Thomas Aquinas and Why the Atheists are Right
by Bishop Robert Barron . January 25, 2011 .
The “new atheists” have emerged as strident critics of religion. More often than not, though, Christians agree with them, for the God they deny is one that we would deny as well. Fr. Barron explores this curious situation with the help of St. Thomas Aquinas. He looks especially at Thomas’ treatment of the non-competitive relationship between God and the world.