How to Read Your Way to Heaven: An Interview with Vicki Burbach

St. Josemaría Escrivá once said that, “Reading has made many saints.” But reading what? Magazines? Cereal boxes? Escriva surely didn’t mean reading the stream of breathless news articles on your Facebook feed. He meant to encourage spiritual reading, a special discipline by which we grow closer to God through slow, meditative journeys through the Bible …

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Learning from a Spirit-led, Indomitable Activist

Today we continue our regular series called “Learning from the Saints.” Our guide is expert Bert Ghezzi, a dear friend of mine and the author of numerous books including Voices of the Saints, Saints at Heart, and Discover Christ: Developing a Personal Relationship with Jesus. His more recent books are The Power of Daily Mass and The Heart of Catholicism. You can …

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Bishop Barron: “If you’re a Catholic, and a genie grants you three wishes, here’s what you say…”

Hopefully you’re subscribed to “The Word on Fire Show,” the weekly podcast and radio program we produce at Word on Fire. Each week, I sit down with Bishop Robert Barron for half an hour to chat about all sorts of topics, ranging from movies to books to prayer to theology. We’ve done around 70 episodes …

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