Dr. Tom Curran passes on an insight given to him: “Be careful to whom you open your mind.” Tom talks about which publishers he trusts when selecting spiritual reading and gives quotes from Hans Urs von Balthasar.
Dr. Tom Curran reads a consoling letter announcing the unexpected, tragic death of a young man. Tom reads passages from scripture, writings from saints and Preparation for Death: Considerations on Eternal Truths by St. Alphonsus Liguori.
Dr. Tom Curran is joined by his daughter, Mary Grace, to discuss the gift and the battle of prayer. Tom and Mary Grace discuss some helpful books on growing in faith and give practical examples of the “good” things that can tempt one away from the best thing.
Dr. Tom Curran discerns a time for a new movement and reflects on quotes from three of his favorite books: Heart of the World by Hans Urs von Balthasar, The Fellowship of the Ring by J. R. R. Tolkien and The Catechism of the Catholic Church. [CCC:675,677]