Dr. Tom Curran shares a story from St. Patrick ’s Day and continues to explore the topics of asceticism and mortification. Tom reads quotes from St. Augustine, Hans Urs von Balthasar and Fullness of Life: Historical Foundations for a New Asceticism by Margaret Miles.
Dr. Tom Curran and Fr. Kurt Nagel anticipate the upcoming Lenten Season by share quotes from popes, saints, and other holy men and women on topics related to Lent.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran celebrate a milestone birthday and discuss some Lenten practices for married couples. Tom ponders why so many people attend Ash Wednesday Mass and Kari talks about preparing for quarantine.
Dr. Tom Curran explores the theology of Lent and continues to reflect on the Healing of the Blind Beggar.