Dr. Tom Curran shares insights and stories about the final week of the liturgical year and the theology of the ‘Final Things’. Tom talks about what he is grateful for, references The Judgment of the Nations (Matthew 25: 31-46) and reads the latest update from Mary Grace on her experience in Guatemala on The World Race.
Dr. Tom Curran reflects on the meaning of the first season of the new liturgical year, Advent. Tom talks about the theme of time: a time of waiting, a time of alertness, a time of seeking, and a time of welcoming.
Dr. Tom Curran wishes Sound Insight listeners a happy and holy Advent season! Why does Advent begin the new liturgical year? Why is Christmas on December 25th? What does the ‘pink’ candle on the third Sunday in Advent represent? Tom explores these questions and four facets of hope on today’s podcast! He also reads reflections from Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI and St. Thomas Aquinas.