What Young People REALLY Think About God and the Church
by Brandon Vogt . November 6, 2018 .
Hear, O Israel
by Bishop Robert Barron . November 4, 2018 .
Our first reading for Mass this week contains the defining prayer of the Jewish tradition: the “Sh’ma.” In the Gospel, when asked which commandment is the greatest, Jesus, a pious Jew, recites this prayer from the book of Deuteronomy. We Christians too claim—or better, are claimed by—this great prayer. But what does it mean?
by Bishop Robert Barron . September 9, 2018 .
In this week’s Gospel, Jesus heals a man who is deaf and dumb. When we read this account at the spiritual level, we see that he cures those who are deaf to the Word of God and hence unable to speak it clearly. How relevant this message is to our own time!