Marian procession to mark Los Angeles’ 235th birthday

The following comes from an August 18 Catholic News Agency article: Later this month, a Marian Procession and Votive Mass will help celebrate the 235th anniversary of the city of Los Angeles, California – which was named after Mary, Queen

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2016-08-20T08:32:37-08:00August 20th, 2016|Categories: Other News|Tags: , , , |6 Comments

Bishop Robert Barron to preside at TAC convocation day mass and matriculation

The following comes from an August 18 press release from Thomas Aquinas College: The Most Reverend Robert E. Barron will offer the opening Mass of the Holy Spirit at Thomas Aquinas College on Monday, August 22, 2016, in Our Lady

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2016-08-20T13:33:16-08:00August 18th, 2016|Categories: Education|Tags: , |63 Comments

Christianity running on fumes

The following comes from a January 26 OC Catholic article by Simone Brendan: Los Angeles Auxiliary Bishop Robert Barron said popular culture’s message of individuals being “infinitely right” is “repugnant to (Catholics’) eucharistic faith.” But he also said Christianity is “running on fumes”

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2016-01-30T11:28:38-08:00January 30th, 2016|Categories: Other News|Tags: , , , |101 Comments

New regional bishop goes viral as social media star

The following comes from a November 19 Ventura County Star article by Tom Kisken: Bishop Robert Barron's tweets flutter to 81,400 followers. His Facebook posts zip to more than 682,480 people. More than 14 million people have clicked into at

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2015-11-20T12:00:34-08:00November 20th, 2015|Categories: California Diocese News|Tags: , , |5 Comments

Public invited to installation masses in Ventura, Mission San Gabriel, and North Hollywood

The following comes from a November 6 Angelus article: Archbishop José H. Gomez invites the public to attend the celebration of three auxiliary bishops’ installations as episcopal vicars of their pastoral regions. Bishop Robert Barron will be installed as episcopal vicar of

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Bishop Robert Barron to academics: debate Ross Douthat, don’t dodge him

The following comes from an October 31 Catholic News Agency article by Bishop Robert Barron: Bishop Robert Barron has weighed in amid a media controversy after the Synod on the Family, saying some academic critics of New York Times columnist

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2015-11-01T13:37:56-08:00November 1st, 2015|Categories: Vatican News|Tags: , , , |39 Comments

Archbishop Gomez introduces three new auxiliary bishops for LA Archdiocese

The following is from a July 21 Whispers in the Loggia blog post by Rocco Palmo: For some years now, Fr Robert Barron’s champions have lionized the Chicago-based New Evangelization guru as this age’s answer to Fulton Sheen. Suffice it

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