Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Fr. Kurt Nagel and Pam Gunderson to reflect on the Feasts of All Saints and All Souls. Today’s co-hosts explore texts from the Catechism of the Catholic Church on The Communion of Saints. [CCC: 946-948]
Dr. Tom Curran celebrates All Hallows Eve by praying the St. Michael Prayer and a Protection and Healing prayer by Fr. Bob Hilz, TOR. Tom reads testimonies from Sound Insight podcast listeners regarding the recent sexual assault clergy scandal.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran share stories about family prayer, marriage group and Halloween. Kari talks about how to prepare the home for family prayer and celebrate a faith-filled Halloween. Tom references the Church’s teaching on the Battle of Prayer [CCC: 2725] and continues to link demonic influence to the unfolding, priest scandal.
Dr. Tom Curran shares four phrases to explore the fact-value distinction: I want to serve you, I surrender, I am open, I am poor in spirit. Tom reflects on last Sunday’s Gospel (Luke 19) and shares a message on stewardship.