Dr. Tom Curran talks about the first novena of the liturgical season, The Novena to the Holy Spirit. Tom shares stories about welcoming home Mary Grace, the Sacrament of Confirmation, the gift of humility, and discerning full-time ministry work.
Dr. Tom Curran prays the 5th day of the Novena to the Holy Spirit and explores the important role of the Holy Spirit in the story of Jesus. Tom reflects on the stories Jesus told: the Parable of the Rich Fool (Luke 12: 16), The Parable of the Ten Gold Coins (Luke 19: 11), Attitude of a Servant (Luke 17:7), The Parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector (Luke 18: 9), and the Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus (Luke 16:19).
Dr. Tom Curran reflects on the Feast of the Ascension, referencing scripture and the Catechism of the Catholic Church. [CCC:659-664, CCC:668-677] Tom continues to share insights from Fr. Chad Ripperger (Sentrad.org) and shares stories about receiving signaled graces from God trying to get his attention!
It’s a specially graced moment! Dr. Tom Curran continues to prepare for Ascension Thursday and the Novena to the Holy Spirit. Tom celebrates the gift of his older brother and testifies to the gift of the Holy Spirit. Later in the program, he references St. Pope John Paul II’s Apostolic Letter TERTIO MILLENNIO ADVENIENTE and insights by Fr. Chad Ripperger. (Sentrad.org)