Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Monday Co-hosts Fr. Kurt Nagel and Fr. Jeff Lewis to reflect on quotes from St. Francis de Sales. Tom asks Fr. Nagel and Fr. Lewis to give recommendations for lay people to foster growth in the spiritual life.
Dr. Tom Curran continues to reflect on the power of silence, as a discipline of the spiritual life. Tom shares stories about praying at the Hour of Visitation, having quiet time with kids, sitting still in loneliness, and gazing upon icons.
Dr. Tom Curran reads the most recent statements from leaders about the pandemic of the Coronavirus, including: Pope Francis, President Trump, and local bishops. Tom reads an Act of Spiritual Communion prayer and gives recommendations for how Catholics can utilize this time of ‘social distancing’ to grow in faith.
Dr. Tom Curran reflects on the difference between being led, pushed and driven into the desert. Tom answers the questions: What does the word Lent mean? What is the origin of the Lenten Season? What is the significance of 40?
On this Friday in Lent, Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Fr. Dennis Gordon, FSSP, Pastor of St. Joan of Arc Church in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho to discuss the Lenten practices of prayer, fasting, and giving alms.