Talks & Lectures

  • Thomas Aquinas College Commencement Address

    May 2019 Commencement Address recorded by Thomas Aquinas College

  • Stay with Us

    A Reflection on the Problem of the Unaffiliated. Bishop Barron's Keynote from the 2019 LA Religious Education Congress on March 22, 2019

  • The One Who Is; The One Who Gives - Speech at the Angelicum

    Bishop Barron's speech in Rome at the Angelicum after receiving an honorary doctorate. March 2019 "The One Who Is; The One Who Gives"

  • [NEW] Stations of the Cross Reflections

    We hope you have a fruitful reflection on these powerful meditations from Bishop Barron on the Stations of the Cross.

  • Bishop Barron at Amazon

  • Word on Fire Pilgrimage 11: Santa Maria in Trastevere

    In this final episode of our “Word from Rome: The Pilgrimage” series, Joseph Gloor and Fr. Steve Grunow visit the 12th century Basilica of Santa Maria in Trastevere and discuss four great insights into Mary, the Mother of God.

  • Synod 2018: Summary of the Synod

    Friends, here’s my latest commentary, in which I summarize my experience at the 2018 Synod on Youth.

  • Word on Fire Pilgrimage 10: St. Clement

    As the Synod drew to a close, Fr. Steve Grunow and Joseph Gloor visited the 11th century Basilica of St. Clement... which is built on top of a 4th century basilica... which was built over a 1st century Roman road that Peter and Paul may have walked themselves.

  • Synod 2018: Vatican Press Briefing

    Friends, here is the full video of my press briefing at the Vatican press conference

  • Word on Fire Pilgrimage 9: St. John Lateran

    In this episode of the “Word from Rome: The Pilgrimage” series, join Bishop Barron, Fr. Steve Grunow and Joseph Gloor at the Basilica of St John Lateran, where they discuss the three offices of the Church.

  • Synod 2018: My Synod Intervention

    Friends, in this commentary, I explain the Intervention I delivered during the Synod. For access to all my videos from Rome including my exclusive commentaries go to wordfromrome.com

  • Word on Fire Pilgrimage 8: St. Paul Outside the Walls

    In this installment of the “Word from Rome: The Pilgrimage” series on the Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls, Fr. Steve Grunow and Joseph Gloor give you privileged access inside the tomb of Saint Paul the Apostle and discuss what this great Saint teaches us about evangelization.

  • Synod 2018: What is a Synod?

    Friends, here’s my first commentary on the Synod. To watch more videos including my exclusive commentaries go to: wordfromrome.com

  • Word on Fire Pilgrimage 7: The Church of St. Ignatius

    The 7th installment of the “Word from Rome: The Pilgrimage” series on the Church of St. Ignatius in which Fr. Steve Grunow and Joseph Gloor discuss the life of the great Jesuit Saint, Aloysius Gonzaga.

  • Word on Fire Pilgrimage 6: The Church of St. Agnes

    In this episode of our “Word from Rome: The Pilgrimage” series, Joseph Gloor and Fr. Steve Grunow discuss the powerful spiritual lessons of St. Agnes, a thirteen-year-old girl who endured horrific tortures and death for refusing to deny Christ.

  • Word on Fire Pilgrimage 5: St. Dominic

    This is the 6th episode of our “Word from Rome: The Pilgrimage” video series, in which Fr. Steve Grunow and Joseph Gloor take you inside the Church of St. Sabina, home of the Dominican Order.

  • Word on Fire Pilgrimage 4: St. Benedict Joseph Labre

    This new ”Word from Rome: The Pilgrimage” episode highlights the life of St. Benedict Joseph Labre.

  • Word on Fire Pilgrimage 3: St. Philip Neri

    This ”Word From Rome: The Pilgrimage” episode highlights the evangelization strategy of St. Philip Neri.

  • Word on Fire Pilgrimage 2: St. Bartholomew

    While Bishop Barron meets with the pope for the Synod on Youth, Word On Fire Producer, Joseph Gloor and CEO, Fr. Steve Grunow take you on a pilgrimage to the holy sites.

  • Word on Fire Pilgrimage 1: The Palatine Hill

    While Bishop Barron is at the 2018 Synod on Youth, Word on Fire CEO Fr. Steve Grunow and Producer Joseph Gloor are taking you on a virtual pilgrimage to the holy sites of Rome. Enjoy!

  • Summoned by Christ. Sent forth as his Church.

  • Liverpool Talk 1

  • Liverpool Talk 2

  • Missionary Journey to England

    Friends, in this recap of my missionary journey to England, created by the gifted team at Spirit Juice Studios, I reflect on the Church's need to return to the fundamentals—above all, Christ and the Eucharist—in periods of great struggle and pain