Dr. Tom Curran interviews Fr. Darrin Connall, Vicar General of the Catholic Diocese of Spokane, to discuss the Church’s teaching on end of life issues: medical life support, cremation vs. burial, Funeral Mass and more. Later in the program, Tom reflects on Holy Week and the theology of life in time.
Dr. Tom Curran continues to reflect on eight aspects of death and explores the concept of suffering. Tom talks about the powerful experience of praying the Rosary with his dad and meditating on the Sorrowful Mysteries, in connection to, the suffering of his mom.
Dr. Tom Curran reflects on his mother’s recent death and explores eight aspects of death: 1. Death vs. Dying, 2. Giving permission, 3. Faith makes all the difference! 4. The veil between heaven and earth thins as death approaches, 5. Our death is immersed in the Paschal Mystery, 6. Give testimony, 7. What is lost in concreteness is gained in universality, and 8. The mystery of God’s providence.