The New Pew Findings, Catholic Teens, and the Idol of Success
by Robert Mixa . September 18, 2020 .
Why Mark Galli, Former Editor-in-Chief of “Christianity Today,” Decided to Become Catholic
by Dr. Tod Worner . September 10, 2020 .
Kanye’s Theological Argument with His Catholic Friend
by Matthew Becklo . September 9, 2020 .
Shebna and Peter: The Nature of Authority
by Bishop Robert Barron . August 23, 2020 .
In the twenty-second chapter of the book of the prophet Isaiah, we find the prophet’s only criticism of an individual. The man in the prophet’s crosshairs is a certain Shebna, who is described as “master of the palace.” He is a high-ranking authority in the government of the people. This…
A Chapter That Changed My Life: Wendell Berry’s “Jayber Crow”
by Andrew Petiprin . August 17, 2020 .
Shadows and Light: Junípero Serra, Mission, and the Colonial Mind
by Jared Zimmerer . August 13, 2020 .
Bishop Barron on Canceling Padre Serra
by Bishop Robert Barron . July 22, 2020 .
The entire effort to erase the memory of St. Junípero Serra is from a historical standpoint ridiculous and from a moral standpoint more than a little frightening. When we see mobs of people tearing down and desecrating statues of a great Catholic saint, how can we not see the ugly…
Canceling Padre Serra
by Bishop Robert Barron . July 20, 2020 .
I have just received word that, after voting to remove a large statue of St. Junípero Serra that stands in front of their City Hall, the government of Ventura, California (which is in my pastoral region) is now considering removing the image of Padre Serra from the county seal. This…