Dr. Tom Curran encourages listeners with good news and stories from the March for Life. Tom continues to help listeners discern God’s resolution for 2019 and prays with listeners for an increase of faith, hope and love.
Dr. Tom Curran interviews Catholic Philosopher Dr. Taylor Marshall to answer the questions: What’s going on in the Catholic Church? What can Catholics expect from the future of the priesthood? and, Why is Pope Francis silent about the scandal? Dr. Marshall talks about how parents can talk to their kids about the current scandal and gives practical tips for all Catholics on how to respond today. Learn More About the New Saint Thomas Institute.
Dr. Tom Curran concretizes the theology of reconciliation into five sentences that will heal your life and the church: “I did it,” “I’m sorry,” “Forgive me,” “I’ll make it up to you,” and “I will never do it again.” Tom talks about the recent discussion that convicted him into boldly addressing the traumatic sexual assault crisis in the church.
Dr. Tom Curran ponders the questions: How did the priests and bishops involved in the unfolding sexual assault scandal get into positions of leadership? And, why haven’t more bishops taken strong action against it? Tom talks about three types of leaders: catalyst, organizer, and operator.
Dr. Tom Curran explores the important role of the laity during this moment of Church history. Tom encourages the laity to speak a new language and foster The Fear of the Lord and Courage; to combat, the sins of cowardice and ‘fearing human respect.’ Read More! What Is the “Sin of Human Respect”? by Msgr. Charles Pope ( January 31, 2017)