Una oración en la tumba de San Pablo
by Bishop Robert Barron . February 4, 2020 .
Escribo estas palabras en el avión que me lleva a casa desde mi primera visita como obispo ad limina apostolorum (al umbral de los apóstoles). Esta es la peregrinación exigida a cada obispo por el derecho canónico, para rezar en las tumbas de San Pedro y San Pablo y para…
The Lord Returns to His Temple
by Bishop Robert Barron . February 2, 2020 .
There is a tendency, I’m afraid, to flatten out and sentimentalize the meaning of the Presentation of the Lord in the Temple. We see it as just a charming tale of a little child being entrusted to the protection of God at the beginning of his life. But there is…
John the Baptist, First Victim of the Cancel Culture
by Elizabeth Scalia . January 23, 2020 .
In the Land of Zebulon and Naphtali
by Bishop Robert Barron . January 26, 2020 .
Our first reading from the prophet Isaiah and our Gospel are tightly linked, for St. Matthew, in articulating the meaning of Jesus, cites (as is his wont) an Old Testament text—namely, our reading from the eighth and ninth chapters of Isaiah. The prophet speaks of conflict in the land of…
In the Midst of Miracle, Christ Jesus Asks Us an Important Question
by Elizabeth Scalia . January 9, 2020 .
The Light of the Nations
by Bishop Robert Barron . January 5, 2020 .
Today’s readings for Epiphany speak of a light that shines on Israel, the chosen people, but that is meant for the whole world, a light that is a beacon summoning all the nations. And that Light is Jesus Christ himself. As the prophets predicted, this Light is the illumination of…
The Warning of Herod and the Feast of the Holy Innocents
by Fr. Steve Grunow . December 27, 2019 .