“Practice Cultural Discernment” Quotes

Both of these men, evangelizers par excellence, were not afraid to use examples from the culture that surrounded them to explain and promote the teachings of Jesus Christ, whom we know is the Way, the Truth, and the Life. – Bishop Robert Barron referring to St. Justin Martyr and St. Clement of Alexandria in Seeds of the Word: Finding God in the Culture


…we realize that not only are elements of truth found in popular works in our culture, but they even help to prepare the way for the full acceptance of the Gospel! – Bishop Robert Barron, Seeds of the Word: Finding God in the Culture