Sound Insight Presentation Edition: On today’s podcast, hear the final talk in a four-part conference presentation: “Marriage, A Gift from God” by Dr. Tom Curran.
Dr. Tom Curran explores the history of the Portiuncula Indulgence on August 2nd. Tom celebrates the 25 year Anniversary of Vercillo’s Catholic Book and Gift in Tacoma and the retirement of owners Dennis and Toni Vercillo by interviewing them about the mission and gift of running a Catholic bookstore.
Dr. Tom Curran warns parents about a new television program marketed toward teenagers and talks about the themes: stewardship and timing. Tom shares a personal testimony of infertility and adoption, connected to, the upcoming Feast Day of Saints Joachim and Anne.
Dr. Tom Curran responds to a tweet by Fr. James Martin and talks about three prophetic themes for today’s moment in history: 1.) confusion from ordained leaders, 2.) the realm of the diabolical, and 3.) attacks on marriage and family.
Dr. Tom Curran encourages listeners to read the Word of God with their children and reflects on the Parable of the Sower. [Mark 4: 1-9] Tom gives examples of the four different types of soil in every day family life: the path, rocky ground, thorns, and rich soil.