Bishop Barron on Pope Francis, Tradition, and John Henry Newman
by Bishop Robert Barron . June 11, 2019 .
A recent informal statement from Pope Francis about tradition not being a “return to the ashes” during an in-flight press conference has gotten some attention. There are two poles to avoid here: a kind of liberalism that stresses a mindless openness to the culture, and a kind of “conservatism of the museum” that desperately clings to the past. The one that helps us to see through the dilemma is someone that will be canonized by Pope Francis in a few months—namely, John Henry Newman.
A New Apologetics: Bishop Barron’s Youth Synod Intervention
by Bishop Robert Barron . October 4, 2018 .
Today, Bishop Barron offered the following intervention at the Vatican during the 2018 Synod on Young People, the Faith, and Vocational Discernment. For more Synod content from Bishop Barron, visit WordFromRome.com, where you'll find behind-the-scenes videos, interviews, commentaries, and more.
Una nueva apologética: la intervención del obispo Barron en el sínodo sobre los jóvenes
by Bishop Robert Barron . October 3, 2018 .
Hoy, el obispo Barron ofreció la siguiente intervención en el Vaticano durante el Sínodo de 2018 sobre los jóvenes, la fe y el discernimiento vocacional. Para obtener más contenido del obispo Barron durante el Sínodo, visite WordFromRome.com, donde encontrará videos detrás de escena, entrevistas, comentarios y más.
“Gaudete Et Exsultate” and the Word on Fire Movement
by Jared Zimmerer . April 25, 2018 .
St. John of the Cross’ Advice on Conquering Self-Love
by Dr. Tom Neal . December 14, 2017 .
Taylor Swift’s Desire to Be Known in a Throwaway Culture: A Review of “Reputation”
by Fr. Damian Ference . November 27, 2017 .