latest saint catechism season scripture language category date topic popular featured liturgical print workbook misc cds lectures bundles dvds studyprograms play-video download play-audio circle-speech-bubble link-icon wof-icon podcast homily video article circle-search circle-book pointer-up pointer-right pointer-left chev-up chev-down chev-right chev-left pointer-down arrow-right arrow-left arrow-up arrow-down share exclam calendar close bullet-on bullet-off am search_thin menu cart twitter pinterest tumblr sumbleupon google-plus facebook instagram youtube vimeo flickr
Menu

Economics

The HHS Mandate: Anti-Catholic and Un-American

by Bishop Robert Barron . February 13, 2012 .

Another article from Fr. Barron and Word on Fire commenting on subjects from modern day culture.

The Great Spiritual Law

by Bishop Robert Barron . November 13, 2011 .

The great spiritual law is the law of the gift. Although counter-intuitive, it is the way of the Spirit. Giving your life away for love increases life within you. You partake in the flow of the divine life. Hence, happiness is found in loving acts.

Blessed Are We

by Bishop Robert Barron . January 30, 2011 .

The Beatitudes reveal the true path of joy is found not in grasping at power but in the willing surrender to God's mysterious grace.

The Virtue of Hope

by Bishop Robert Barron . December 12, 2010 .

Hope is not this-worldly optimism. In fact, from a purely natural perspective, pessimism is the right attitude. Hope is that supernatural virtue which orders our desire toward heaven and the things of heaven. What Isaiah talks about in our first reading is not an expectation that will be realized here below, but only in a transfigured world on high.

Logic of Justice, Logic of Grace

by Bishop Robert Barron . September 12, 2010 .

The God Jesus describes does not operate according to the same logic we do. In fact, He seems to be crazy. If God is supposed to be like the Shepherd who abandons the ninety-nine to find the lost one and the woman who diligently searches her whole house for a penny, then he must be crazy. But that is not so. God operates according to the logic of grace, defying our logic of justice. Being a Christian is learning how to operate according to God's logic.

The Dangers of the Prosperity Gospel

by Bishop Robert Barron . April 12, 2010 .

Another article from Fr. Barron and Word on Fire commenting on subjects from modern day culture.

The Prosperity Gospel

by Bishop Robert Barron . April 8, 2010 .

Another video from Fr. Barron and Word on Fire commenting on subjects from modern day culture.

Shaking the Foundations

by Bishop Robert Barron . February 7, 2010 .

Grace shakes us to the foundations, provoking in us a keen awareness of our own sinfulness, and offering us the liberating power of the forgiveness of our sins. Once transformed by God's grace, we are sent out on mission and through our mission, we share with others the Grace that we have received.

The Gap Ad Controversy

by Bishop Robert Barron . December 22, 2009 .

Another video from Fr. Barron and Word on Fire commenting on subjects from modern day culture.

"Capitalism: A Love Story" Commentary by Fr. Robert Barron

by Bishop Robert Barron . October 26, 2009 .

Another video from Fr. Barron and Word on Fire commenting on subjects from modern day culture.

1 2 3 4 5