It’s no secret in the Catholic world that Bishop Robert Barron produces excellent videos on many pertinent topics. As a theologian and author, Bishop Robert Barron covers a wide range of topics in his “brief and insightful commentaries.”
Movies, books, politics both ancient and new, philosophy and current hot topics are all examined and used as an opportunity to delve further into the truth of the Catholic Faith. His warm style, clarity of explanation and ability to explore complex themes in a succinct manner make his videos very attractive. And then there’s the richness of the videos! They are miniature journeys, starting out with a straightforward subject and gathering in a wonderful variety of facts and anecdotes along the way.
However, if you aren’t familiar with his work, it might be hard to know where to begin, considering how prolific he is! With that in mind, we’ve prepared a list showcasing a wide variety of subjects to get you started. Like all lists, it’s not exhaustive, and there are plenty more where these came from! Whether you’re a long-time enthusiast of Bishop Barron’s work, or you’ve never heard of him before, we hope that there is something inspiring for everyone in the list below.
On Having a “Personal Relationship” with Jesus:
On College Campus “Safe Spaces”:
On the Disorienting Quality of Real Prayer:
On Netflix’s “The Crown”:
On “All The Light We Cannot See” (Book Reflection):
On Bill Nye and Philosophy:
On Atheism and Assisted Suicide:
On Evangelizing Through Beauty:
On The “Stupid Man” Trope in Movies, and the Power Struggle Between the Sexes:
On Catholicism and the Reformation:
On ISIS and the Cross:
On Sex, Love, and God:
You can also check out a few of his other projects:
And, of course, his ministry at WordonFire.org.
If you’re already an avid watcher of Bishop Robert Barron, let us know your recommendations in the comments below!