Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Catholic Author Fiorella de Maria to discuss her book The Sleeping Witness: A Father Gabriel Mystery. Later in the program, Tom reflects on The Appearance on the Road to Emmaus (LK 24:13-35) and shares insights from Pope Francis’ TED talk: “Why the only future worth building includes everyone.”
Dr. Tom Curran reflects on Pope Francis’ homily on the Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord – Midnight Mass. Tom also reads insights from a homily from Fr. Patrick Smith and he completes the statement: “If I could give a Christmas homily, I would say…”
Dr. Tom Curran addresses questions from Cardinals to Pope Francis to further clarify seemingly controversial statements written in Chapter 8 in AMORIS LÆTITIA, POST-SYNODAL APOSTOLIC EXHORTATION OF THE HOLY FATHER FRANCIS. Tom talks about 3 approaches to teach moral responsibility: go before, go with, go behind. In the second half of the program, he reflects on the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe and last Sunday’s Gospel reading about St. John the Baptist. (MT 11:2-11)
Dr. Tom Curran encourages listeners to not miss the graced moment of the Jubilee Year of Mercy! Tom shares insights from one of the Sisters of the Benedictines of Jesus Crucified and Pope Francis on ‘being known by God.’ To conclude, Tom reflects on the letters to the seven churches in Revelation, Chapter 2.