Bearing Witness (Pope’s morning homily)

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Pope’s Morning Homily: Bearing Witness Is Our Daily Bread Bearing witness is to break a habit, said Pope Francis at the Mass he celebrated in the Chapel of Casa Santa Marta, his residence, on November 8, 2018. Jesus’ witnessing is “a novelty for this time,” the Holy Father noted, while meditating on today’s Gospel, because…

The Youth Synod

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A new apologetics: Bishop Barron’s Youth Synod intervention BISHOP ROBERT BARRON Jesus’ encounter with two erstwhile disciples on the road to Emmaus provides a beautiful template for the Church’s work of accompaniment across the ages. The Lord walks with the couple, even as they move away from Jerusalem, which is to say, spiritually speaking, in…