Dr. Tom Curran shares stories about Holy Week ‘Curran-tine’ activities and explores quotes about the Sacred Triduum by saints, including: St. Thérèse of Lisieux, St. Pope John Paul II, St. Paul of the Cross, St. Pope Leo the Great, and more!
Dr. Curran prepares to enter into the Holy Triduum by exploring where Jesus came from and where Jesus is going. Tom reads quotes from The Last Will and Testament of St. Pope John Paul II, from Searching For and Maintaining Peace by Fr. Jacques Philippe and Heart of the World by Hans Urs von Balthasar.
Dr. Tom Curran reflects on his mother’s recent death and explores eight aspects of death: 1. Death vs. Dying, 2. Giving permission, 3. Faith makes all the difference! 4. The veil between heaven and earth thins as death approaches, 5. Our death is immersed in the Paschal Mystery, 6. Give testimony, 7. What is lost in concreteness is gained in universality, and 8. The mystery of God’s providence.
Dr. Tom Curran explores the gifts of wisdom, courage and peace in times of struggle over “Lord, What should I do?” Tom reflects on a passage of Scripture from Sirach 2 and shares insights from the Catechism of the Catholic Church on The Sacraments of Christ.