Commentary on Lumen Fidei by Fr. Robert Barron

In response the Holy Father’s encyclical, Lumen Fidei (The Light of Faith), Fr. Robert Barron of Word on Fire shares a brief video commentary with thoughts on faith and a growing opposition to faith from the secular world. Watch Fr. Barron’s commentary on Lumen Fidei and use the questions below the video to reflect and […]

The Goals of Lumen Fidei

On Sunday, July 8, 2013, two days after publishing his encyclical on Faith, Pope Francis revealed a brief indication of the goals of Lumen Fidei. In his weekly Angelus address, he stated: I offer it with joy to the whole People of God: in fact, especially today, we need to go to the essentials of […]

“Lumen Fidei” to be Published on July 5, 2013

The Vatican announced on Monday morning that Pope Francis’ first encyclical, Lumen Fidei (“The Light of Faith”), will be released on Friday, July 5, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Rome time. Among those scheduled to be present at this event will beĀ Cardinal Marc Ouellet, prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, and Archbishop […]