Of course, he was charming. The atheists loved him. Just see the flattering comments they left in the comment box. See Brandon Vogt here. Then read the Fatima article below for the Catholic perspective.
Fatima Persepctive, Christopher Ferrara: The articulate and highly telegenic Bishop Robert Barron, made an auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles by Pope Francis, is representative of a new clerical style that has arisen within the unprecedented post-Vatican II division of the human element of the Church (not the Church per se) into traditionalist, “conservative” and liberal branches — a development roughly parallel to the division of Judaism into Orthodox, Conservative and Reform branches. The rest is here.