The Holy Spirit: Sharing the Divine Life
by Bishop Robert Barron . May 5, 2002 .
As Pentecost approaches, the Church invites us to meditate upon the Holy Spirit, the person who is the love between the Father and the Son. To be in the spirit is to be gifted with what Paul called "charismata," powers enabling us to build up the church of God.
Proclaiming the Easter Gospel
by Bishop Robert Barron . April 21, 2002 .
Our reading from the Acts of the Apostles provides an account of St. Peter's great sermon on Pentecost morning. His proclamation--bold, unapologetic, evangelical, deeply challenging--is the model of all Christian preaching and public witness.