Dr. Tom Curran explores the theology of Ash Wednesday, Lent, guardian angels, and fasting. Tom shares two surprising truths about guardian angels and reads an Ash Wednesday homily from Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI (Ash Wednesday, 21 February 2007)
Dr. Tom Curran continues to reflect on insights from In Sinu Jesu, When Heart Speaks to Heart: The Journal of a Priest at Prayer by a Benedictine Monk. Tom teaches six stages of Eucharistic Adoration, gives tips to go deeper in prayer and shares a couple of stories of come-to-Jesus moments.
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!
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran give tips on how to plan and host a fruitful, faith-filled gathering in the home with other families. Kari shares stories about hosting a Lenten gathering at their home with other Catholic families. Tom talks about how to discern God’s prompting to ‘do something’ about the gap between what-is and what ought-to-be!