Advent and the Nature of the Church
Christ comes in history, in mystery, and in glory.
by Fr. Steve Grunow . December 10, 2018 .
The Mustard Seed Principle
by Bishop Robert Barron . June 17, 2018 .
Our Gospel for today features one of Jesus’ most beloved parables: that of the mustard seed. How does God tend to work? What does the building up of the Kingdom typically look like? From the very small to the very great—and usually by a slow, gradual process. God, it seems, tends to operate under the radar, on the edges of things, quietly, clandestinely.
Spiritual and Religious
by Bishop Robert Barron . January 7, 2018 .
Our modern culture suggests a tension between spirituality and religion. But the Magi in today's Gospel demonstrate that when spirituality is lifted up by revelation—when the Magi are told by the religious leaders where the Messiah is to be born—we find the object of our spiritual longing.
St. Ambrose, Religious Belief, and Political Action
by Dominicans of the Province of St. Joseph . December 7, 2017 .