Happy Easter!…Yes, it’s still the Easter Season. Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Fr. Kurt Nagel and Pam Gunderson to celebrate the 100th year anniversary of the apparitions of Our Lady of Fatima by sharing insights, stories and references from the Catechism of the Catholic Church [CCC66-67] on revelation and Marian apparitions.
Dr. Tom Curran honors a special birthday by exploring three pearls of wisdom he received about marriage. Tom shares insights from a scripture reflection on The Agony in the Garden (Luke 22: 39-46) about the humanity and divinity of Jesus and the distinction between trials and temptations; as cross-referenced in the Catechism of the Catholic Church [CCC:2846]
Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Larkin Temme, Principal of Holy Family Bilingual Catholic School in Seattle, to discuss the benefits to a Catholic, dual-language education. Later in the program, Tom testifies to the fruits of attending the yearly Mass for Life and March for Life with his family and explores teachings written in the Catechism of the Catholic Church on the gift of prayer. Listeners are encouraged to join the Curran family today on the steps of Olympia for the March for Life or listen live at 12pm on Sacred Heart Radio!
Dr. Tom Curran reads today’s Gospel reading on the Baptism of Jesus (MT 3:13-17) and reflects on eleven insights on the Baptism of Jesus identified in the Catechism of the Catholic Church. [CCC:536] In the final segment, Tom shares more book recommendations, highlighting the category of ‘Daily Readers’: The business of Heaven by C.S.Lewis, Co-Workers of the Truth: Meditations for Every Day of the Year by Cardinal Ratzinger, and Benedictus: Day by Day with Pope Benedict XVI by Fr. Peter Cameron, O.P.
Dr. Tom Curran explores the significance of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Tom gives an encouraging word for business leaders, contrasts two ways to win a game and reflects on teachings written in the Catechism of the Catholic Church on the Blessed Virgin Mary. [CCC: 511 New Eve, CCC: 490-493 Full of Grace/Redeemed Conception, CCC:722 Conceived Without Sin, CCC:721 Masterwork of The Son]