The Dispatch

Come back to Mass!

June 11, 2021 Bishop Robert Barron 12

The past fifteen months have been a time of crisis and deep challenge for our country, and they have been a particular trial for the Catholics. During this terrible COVID period, many of us have […]

The Dispatch

Should suffering shake our faith?

April 13, 2021 Bishop Robert Barron 11

Premier Christian Radio in the UK just sponsored a survey that investigated how the COVID crisis has affected religious beliefs and attitudes. There were three major findings—namely, that 67% of those who characterize themselves as […]

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Why we need a distribution of power

January 5, 2021 Bishop Robert Barron 19

A crucially important feature of Catholic social teaching, but one frequently underemphasized or misunderstood, is a clear animus against the concentration of power within a society. This perilous agglomeration can happen economically, politically, or culturally. […]