Clear a Path
by Bishop Robert Barron . December 6, 2020 .
In our magnificent first reading from the prophet Isaiah, which is echoed in the words of John the Baptist in today's Gospel, a voice cries out: “Every valley shall be filled in, every mountain and hill shall be made low.” Advent is a great time for us to clear the ground, to make level the path, so as to facilitate what God, with all his heart, wants to do.
In Praise of Matthew B. Crawford: Forming Attentive Disciples
by Robert Mixa . November 18, 2020 .
Chasing After the Ever-New Blinds Us to the Ordinary and Ancient
by Fr. Michael Cummins . November 17, 2020 .
Walking to Jerusalem with Jesus, and Putting Up With a Lot
by Elizabeth Scalia . August 21, 2020 .
Bob Dylan’s “Murder Most Foul” and the Death of Ideals
by Andrew Petiprin . May 25, 2020 .
Be Like Mike: Jordan’s Work Ethic Can Enrich Your Spiritual Life
by Robert Mixa . April 22, 2020 .
Bishop Barron on “St. Catherine of Siena: Mystic of Fire, Preacher of Freedom”
by Bishop Robert Barron . April 17, 2020 .
I’m excited to tell you about this new book published by our Word on Fire Institute. It’s titled St. Catherine of Siena: Mystic of Fire, Preacher of Freedom and is by Fr. Paul Murray, OP, a Fellow of our Word on Fire Institute. Learn more here:…
Bishop Barron on the Coronavirus Quarantine
by Bishop Robert Barron . March 19, 2020 .
Blaise Pascal said, “All of humanity’s problems stem from man’s inability to sit quietly in a room alone.” This Pascalian “mot” has come to my mind a good deal in recent days as our entire country goes into shutdown mode due to the coronavirus. Perhaps we could all think of…