Dr. Tom Curran reads and reflects on the scripture from Philippians 4: 4-7, Joy and Peace. Tom explores seven spiritual remedies to combat anxiety, sadness and fear: 1. Praise and Worship, 2. Surrender All to God 3. Persevere in Persistent Prayer, 4. Intercede, 5. Pray with Others 6. Trust and Watch, and 7. Lean on Scripture.
Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Fr. Patrick Smith, Pastor of Saint Augustine Catholic Church in Washington, DC, to discuss Songs for My Heart with Sermons for My Soul by Hearts and Souls Unlimited. Fr. Pat talks about the vision and purpose behind the project and gives insights on the themes behind each track on the album.
Dr. Tom Curran shares complementary insights from two diocesan priests who have profoundly impacted his life, Fr. Marc Montminy and Fr. Mark Noonan: 1.) praise and silence, 2.) solidarity and solitude, 3.) action and contemplation, 4.) leading and being led, 5.) vision and tradition, 6.) purpose and identity, 7.) healing and learning to live well with one’s brokenness, 8.) gifts and gift, 9.) multiplicity and simplicity, 10.) Mary/Joseph and Bonaventure/St. JPII.
Dr. Tom Curran links together yesterday’s Mass readings, stories from his daily life and St. Philip Neri’s three principles for growing in the spiritual life: 1.) Hilaritas, 2.) Humilitas, and 3.) Honestas.
Sound Insight Presentation Edition: On today’s podcast, hear the second talk in an eight-part conference presentation: “Revitalizing Your Prayer Life” by Dr. Tom Curran.