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You Have Revealed to the Merest Children

Cycle AOrdinary TimeWeek 14

by Bishop Robert BarronJuly 07, 2002

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There is nothing anti-intellectual about the Catholic tradition. It has reverenced great minds from Augustine to John Henry Newman. But the Lord reminds us that the mind can easily become arrogant, self-important, bullying. Thomas Aquinas, one of the greatest geniuses who ever lived, had, by all accounts, the soul of an innocent child.