Archbishop Charles J. Chaput: Living Christian Joy

Most Rev. Charles J. Chaput, OFM Cap, Archbishop of Philadelphia, visits Franciscan University as part of the Pope Francis’ Vision for the Renewal of the Church Symposium. He presents on the role of the Christian in the broken world in which we live drawing especially from his newest book, “Strangers in a Strange Land: Living the Catholic Faith in a Post-Christian World”.

In this insight, Archbishop Chaput discusses the confidence and hope of true Christianity in this excerpt from his talk entitled, “The Mission of the Church in the New America.”

View the full talk here.

 

Pope Francis’ Vision for the Renewal of the Church Symposium: Archbishop Charles J. Chaput

In this time of upheaval in American society what is the mission of the Church? Archbishop Chaput points to both Pope Francis and St. Augustine in order to illustrate that the mission of the Church in the modern world is consistent and continues to provide the opportunity for salvation through the preaching of the truth in love.

Most Rev. Charles J. Chaput, OFM Cap, is the Archbishop of Philadelphia and author of numerous books. His newest book, “Strangers in a Strange Land: Living the Catholic Faith in a Post-Christian World” was released in February 2017.

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