"True dialogue happens in appreciation for each other’s intimate convictions.'" Father Julián Carrón partook in the panel on interreligious dialogue at the United Nations Headquarters alongside Archbishop Bernardito Auza and Amitai Etzioni.
From the Press - 2017
"The book examines the plight of our current world and invites Christians to respond, not from a place of fear, but from the joy of their original encounter with the living person of Christ." Catholic News Agency reviewed Disarming Beauty.
"Christianity ... is the encounter with the person of Jesus, the mystery who entered into history to become a companion to human beings and respond to their structural need for happiness." Disarming Beauty is reviewed on Reading Religion.
"Carrón points out that many of the truths we have held for some time to be self-evident became obvious only after the advent of Christianity; with its current decline, so too goes the obviousness." Disarming Beauty is reviewed by National Review.
"At a time when religious fanaticism perpetrates the grossest offenses against humankind, it takes courage to posit that our Christian faith is reasonable only if it is 'without reservation.'" Michael Winters reviewed Julián Carrón's Disarming Beauty.
"Carrón treats in very real and concrete ways what is essential to maintaining and developing Christian faith." Vatican Insider reviewed Fr. Julián Carrón's Disarming Beauty.
Awaiting the arrival of Pope Francis in Milan, Fr. Julián Carrón compared the present anticipation and awe to that of The Unnamed from Alessandro Manzoni's The Betrothed.