Dr. Tom Curran reflects on two ‘great’ saints and anticipates what’s to come in 2019 in the Catholic Church. Tom talks about the spiritual weapon of the powerless and prays with listeners prayers to God the Father, to God the Son and to God the Holy Spirit.
Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse, author and founder of the Ruth Institute, to discuss her new book The Sexual State: How Elite Ideologies are Destroying Lives and Why the Church Was Right All Along and the recent report Clergy Sex Abuse, a Comprehensive Source for What the Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report Means and What You Can Do About It.
Dr. Tom Curran connects ten strategies for coaching basketball to spiritual principles: 1. play like a champion, 2. jump ball, 3. take your time on offense, 4. play high-pressure defense, 5. take advantage of mismatches, 6. make the weakest player beat you, 7. don’t let the best player beat you, 8. last two minutes/the game changes, 9. don’t worry about fouls, and 10. don’t goof off.
Dr. Tom Curran reflects on the Feast of the Presentation of Mary, a letter To Laodicea (Revelation 3: 14-22) and The Parable of the Ten Gold Coins. ( Luke 19: 11-27) Tom connects God’s Word in scripture to the lives of all Catholics alive today following the ‘Summer of Shame.’
Dr. Tom Curran reflects on the recent U.S. Bishops Conference and the good, bad and ugly statements from various bishops. Tom testifies to his experience of serving Church leaders to answer the question: How did the clergy sex abuse scandal stay hidden for so long?