Posted on 09/2/2015 05:00 AM (Word On Fire Blog Feed)
A popular topic today, among both Christians and secular people, is authentic masculinity. Jared Zimmerer explores true and false images of what it means to be a man, ultimately finding example in the God-man himself, Jesus Christ.
Posted on 09/1/2015 05:00 AM (Word On Fire Blog Feed)
Today marks the official release of Bishop-elect Barron's new film and study program, "The Mystery of God: Who God Is and Why He Matters", along with its accompanying study program.
Posted on 08/31/2015 05:00 AM (Word On Fire Blog Feed)
Dr. Tom Neal shares eight principles that characterize the best homilies. Which of these do you think is the most important?
Posted on 08/28/2015 05:00 AM (Word On Fire Blog Feed)
Dr. Tom Neal reflects on today's towering saint, St. Augustine, whose burning intellect and questioning mind have shaped the Church in so many ways.
Posted on 08/26/2015 05:00 AM (Word On Fire Blog Feed)
How do we get millennials back to Church? Church leaders are figuring out strategies, bloggers are throwing in their two cents, and everyone is getting frustrated. But could we be missing the point? Rozann Carter thinks that perhaps we millenials could use a little dose of humility.
Posted on 08/25/2015 05:00 AM (Word On Fire Blog Feed)
Chris Hazell explains today that as great as the American Dream may sway in the collective mindset of our culture, it pales in comparison to the dream God has for each one of us.
Posted on 08/24/2015 05:00 AM (Word On Fire Blog Feed)
There is a kind of supra-rational argument to be made for God through beauty, particularly through music. Matthew Becklo provides one such example using the music of Johnny Cash.
Posted on 08/21/2015 05:00 AM (Word On Fire Blog Feed)
Today marks the feast of Pope St. Pius X, a great reformer and a holy pope. Br. John Paul Kern, O.P. helps us remember his important legacy.
Posted on 08/20/2015 05:00 AM (Word On Fire Blog Feed)
Today is the feast of the twelfth century Cistercian, St. Bernard of Clairvaux, a Doctor of the Church and one of the greatest mystics in history. Yet he, like several other saints, struggled to stay focused in prayer. Dr. Tom Neal explains how the key to pray is to face our inner storms with serene confidence, keeping your eyes fixed on Jesus and not on your distractions.
Posted on 08/19/2015 05:00 AM (Word On Fire Blog Feed)
Today, Brandon Vogt reflects on a cover story from the latest edition of ESPN The Magazine in which NFL star running back Arian Foster "comes out" as atheist.