Losing One’s Soul
by Bishop Robert Barron . August 30, 2020 .
Jesus in our Gospel for today says, “Whoever wishes to come after me must deny himself, take up his cross and follow me.” Do you want to save your soul? There’s the formula. Find the path in your life that leads you to more and more self-emptying and self-gift, which…
The Narrow Gate
by Bishop Robert Barron . August 26, 2019 .
The topic of the Gospel for today—the question of how many will be saved—stirs up such passionate feelings in people, and there is such enormous disagreement about it. Luke tells us that Jesus is making his way to Jerusalem and someone asks, “Lord, will only a few people be saved?”…
“Come Sunday” and the Question of Universal Salvation
by Matthew Becklo . May 16, 2018 .
Our Lady of Fatima and a Theological Reading of History
by Bishop Robert Barron . May 16, 2017 .
This past week, we celebrated the one hundredth anniversary of the first apparition of Our Lady to a group of shepherd children near the Portuguese town of Fatima. The series of Fatima appearances—lasting from May until October of 1917—is one of the most extraordinary in the history of the Church. It has also beguiled political and cultural commentators outside the ambit of the Church, and it is this wider implication that I would like to explore.
Adventures in Atheism: Reviewing Mary Eberstadt’s “The Loser Letters”
by Rozann Lee . September 20, 2016 .