Wednesday, July 9, 2014

The Fault in Our Stars - Commentary by Father Robert Barron

Father Robert Barron has some interesting comments on the popular book and movie, The Fault in Our Stars by John Green.

In this first video, Father Barron discusses John Green's novel, The Fault In Our Stars which deals with the lives of two young people suffering from terminal cancer. Father Barron discusses Hazel Grace's nihilistic view of life and how it affects her relationship with Augustus Waters. Please note this video contains spoilers.

The second video focuses on the meaning of the book's title, The Fault In Our Stars, and on the symbolism of the Sacred Heart image on the rug in the cancer support group. Father Barron's website Word On Fire has many other excellent videos relating to culture and faith.

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