Why “What are the Bishops Doing About it?” is the Wrong Question
by Bishop Robert Barron . June 24, 2020 .
Recently, the bishops of California made a statement regarding the attacks on the statues of St. Junipero Serra in San Francisco, Ventura, and Los Angeles. While acknowledging that there are legitimate concerns about racism both historical and contemporary, we insisted that the characterization of Serra as the moral equivalent…
Elisha and the Shunemite Woman
by Bishop Robert Barron . June 28, 2020 .
Our first reading for this weekend is taken from the marvelous second book of Kings, and it deals with the prophet Elisha, who was the chosen successor of the prophet Elijah. The narrative is, on one level, very simple and charming, but it also presents a kind of icon of…
Catholicism Post COVID-19: Things May Look Very Different
by Elizabeth Scalia . May 14, 2020 .
The Quality of Evangelism and Preaching Does Not Depend Upon a Pulpit
by Elizabeth Scalia . August 8, 2019 .
The Catholic Priesthood Needs the Laity’s Help, and Double-Quick
by Elizabeth Scalia . June 6, 2019 .