Dr. Tom Curran interviews Jenn Pimento about her journey to St. Joseph Carmelite Community in Shoreline and her discerned call into the cloistered life. In the second part of the program, Tom talks about the part of each person’s life that is held in reserve for God and the gift of contemplative religious communities.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran share stories about St. Patrick’s Day, Lenten gatherings, an encounter at a hair salon, and misplacing car keys. Tom explores the blend between God’s grace and human effort. Kari reads a letter from her father to his children.
Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Fr. Kurt Nagel and Pam Gunderson to read Lent quotes from saints and share Lenten-themed insights on the thirst of Jesus, the nosebleed-section vs. behind the dugout, “the hue of Lent through the lens of mercy,” Lent as a retreat, and more!
The Currans celebrate a special birthday! Dr. Tom and Kari Curran talk about the providential care of God over the lives of each person and share stories of being named, known and loved by God. Kari encourages women to seek out a faith-filled women’s group. Tom talks about Lent as an Icon, where Jesus is present!
Dr. Tom Curran talks about the importance of theological, spiritual, apostolic and community formation. Tom shares insights on different translations of ‘to-be’ and shares stories about: watching a performance of The Lion King, engaging in a Facebook conversation, hosting a faith-community gathering, and more!