Dr. Tom Curran shares insights from Bl. Antonio Rosmini, Theologian and Founder of the Institute of Charity, about how to discern a call from God. Tom explores different ways God speaks a message: trusted advisers, conscience, natural gifts/abilities, inheritance, and more!
Dr. Tom Curran talks about the common misunderstanding of one of the gifts of the Holy Spirit, Fear of the Lord. Tom encourages parents to see ‘the gift over the gap,’ pray for souls in purgatory, stand up for life, expect resistance, and use spiritual tools to repair and protect-from damage.
Dr. Tom Curran shares the story of the Three Wise Men and their gifts. Tom contrasts the lessons learned from winning vs. losing and shares family stories about the ‘puppy battle,’ the Playdough rules, watching PG13 movies, and more!
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran launch the new school year by recapping the summer and discussing the tests and trials that have unfolded in their new stage of parenting. The Currans talk about the gift of ‘play’ in growing a lively family faith and the new conversations they are having with their kids.
Dr. Tom Curran shares complementary insights from two diocesan priests who have profoundly impacted his life, Fr. Marc Montminy and Fr. Mark Noonan: 1.) praise and silence, 2.) solidarity and solitude, 3.) action and contemplation, 4.) leading and being led, 5.) vision and tradition, 6.) purpose and identity, 7.) healing and learning to live well with one’s brokenness, 8.) gifts and gift, 9.) multiplicity and simplicity, 10.) Mary/Joseph and Bonaventure/St. JPII.