Being born again, being a “born-again” Christian, having a “born-again” experience — you’ve probably encountered such expressions many times. Growing up a charismatic evangelical, I heard them on a constant basis.
But what does “born again” actually mean? And how does a Catholic understanding of being born again differ from an evangelical view? Fr. Robert Barron expounds on these things. First, an appetizer:
And now the main course: