The Path to Healing Is a Humble Path
by Bishop Robert Barron . October 13, 2019 .
I have always loved the story of Naaman the Syrian, which is found in the second book of Kings, as part of the Elisha cycle of readings. It is, on the surface at least, a very simple narrative, but it packs a punch spiritually speaking. Mass Readings Reading 1 –…
Bishop Barron on “The Goldfinch”
by Bishop Robert Barron . September 24, 2019 .
The new film The Goldfinch is based on a novel by Donna Tartt, who is not only a great novelist but also a Catholic, and I think her Catholicism comes through especially clearly in the spiritual lesson of this story.
by Bishop Robert Barron . September 1, 2019 .
It was a particular joy for me to visit the sites associated with St. Ignatius of Loyola on a recent film trip. But the most moving locale was a little church in Manresa built around the cave where the young Ignatius spent about nine months preparing himself spiritually for his…
St. Benedict and My Slow, Slow Surrender to Heaven
by Elizabeth Scalia . July 11, 2019 .
“Listen” and “Remember”: A Father’s Plea, A Child’s Prompt
by Elizabeth Scalia . May 16, 2019 .