Bishop Robert Barron explores Greta Gerwig’s film Lady Bird, its treatment of Catholicism, and the effect of grace in the central character’s life.
Browsing: Books, Films & the Arts
Kiara & Luke explore Shusaku Endo’s Silence: the Jesuit spirituality of the novel, and how it can shine a light on our own need for redemption.
Luke & Kiara discuss Elizabeth Anscombe’s Mr. Truman’s Degree, political realism in World War II and the analogy of pacifism and celibacy.
John Simmons looks explores the pre-conceived ideas people often have about studying in universities, gaining employment and becoming successful in life.
Kiara, Victoria & Luke discuss Terry Pratchett’s Equal Rites, as well as gender roles and sexual difference in fantasy literature and Western history.
Bishop Robert Barron unpacks why the recent film Mother! is deeply confused about the God of the Bible and His relationship with humanity and creation.
The Catholics Read team discuss Natalia Sanmartín Fenollera’s The Awakening of Miss Primm, and the importance of truly personal communication and community.