Robert barron catholicism study guide pdf

Michael Voris has accused Bishop Robert Barron of teaching a form of the heresy of universalism, based on Barron’s assertion that “perhaps” no human persons are ever condemned to eternal punishment in Hell, and that we may “reasonably hope” that all are saved. Shea also defends Bishop Barron by claiming that Barron has essentially the same position on Hell and salvation as Pope Benedict XVI in Spe Salvi. Spe Robert barron catholicism study guide pdf,’ which can be summarized as follows: There are a relative handful of truly wicked people in whom the love of God and neighbor has been totally extinguished through sin, and there are a relative handful of people whose lives are utterly pure, completely given over to the demands of love. Those latter few will proceed, upon death, directly to heaven, and those former few will, upon death, enter the state that the Church calls Hell.

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God, can and will be brought to heaven after the necessary purification of Purgatory. And a read through other sections of Spe Salvi shows a clear belief, by Pope Benedict XVI, in Hell as a place of great suffering, which is populated by human souls. And that is most decidedly NOT the position Bishop Barron has publicly expressed. Yet Pope Benedict XVI himself NEVER said anything like that. So Mark Shea is using a specious argument to justify the position of Bishop Barron.

But as a matter of fact, and as Barron himself explains in the above quote, Pope Benedict XVI has a different position than Bishop Barron. Shea’s position is essentially the same as that of Barron, not Benedict. So when Michael Voris accuses Barron of teaching a grave error on salvation, Shea is defending his own position as well as that of Bishop Robert Barron. Without Pope Benedict XVI as a shield to hide behind, Mark Shea has no substantial theological argument to support his position.

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And I would say the same about Bishop Barron. The one position asserts positively that all will be saved. The other position says only perhaps all will be saved. To the contrary, Canon Law and the Catechism of the Catholic Church condemn heresies based on obstinate doubt as well as obstinate denial. Faith requires definitive belief in certain truths, not merely an absence of definitive belief in errors. They claim that the Church has no teaching on whether anyone is in Hell. To the contrary, I can list several clear and unequivocal teachings, all from Ecumenical Councils, implying that Hell cannot possibly be devoid of human souls.

And since Barron and Shea are teaching in direct contradiction to these teachings of Ecumenical Councils, they are each guilty of teaching and promoting heresy. Truly, even though He died for all, yet not all receive the benefit of His death, but only those to whom the merit of His passion is communicated. The Council infallibly taught that not all human persons receive the benefit of the salvific death of Jesus Christ. And what is that benefit? Bishop Barron and Mark Shea reject this teaching, by asserting the possibility that all will receive the benefit of His death. Council of Trent erred in its dogmatic teachings. Mark Shea also rejects another teaching of the Council of Trent, he rejects the true teaching that non-Christians can be children of God by spiritual adoption without formal Baptism .

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