Title: BARRON, BISHOP ROBERT: LETTER TO A SUFFERING CHURCH: CHAPTER 1: THE DEVIL’S MASTERPIECE
BARRON, BISHOP ROBERT: LETTER TO A SUFFERING CHURCH: CHAPTER 1: THE DEVIL’S MASTERPIECE
Letter to a Suffering Church: Chapter One.: The Devil’s Masterpiece. In this short Question and Answer video, Bishop Barron answers the following questions. The notes below provide only a few topics covered. The entire video must be seen.
1. What role did the Devil play in the sex abuse scandal?
Bishop refers to it as it as “Devil’s Masterpiece. Pope Francis believes that it involves the spiritual powers of Satan; the enemy of the human race and especially of the Church.
2. How does the Devil operate in the world?
Satan works through temptation and insinuation that requires human minds, our wills, and action, etc.
3. How would you characterize the victim’s suffering?
As horrific. Victims horribly victimized by those who should be representative of Christ on earth who should represent the mercy of God, became the bearers of great suffering to people.
4. How would you describe the effect of this crisis on the Church?
It has affected every level of the Church: our capacity to evangelize, to teach, to preach.
Produced: July, 2019. 4:51 minutes. Themes: Barron, Bishop Robert – Part 2 (Published On or After January 1, 2019) Barron, Bishop: Letter to a Suffering Church (Chapters 1-5)
Media ID: 86663.OV
Grade Levels: EC=Early Childhood; P=Primary; I=Intermediate; JH=Junior High; SH=Senior High; A=Adult