Dr. Tom Curran shares stories and reflections on the priesthood, seminarian life and the important call of priests in today’s culture to govern, teach and sanctify. Tom talks about the Rite of Ordination and says a prayer for men preparing for ordination to the priesthood.
Dr. Tom Curran reflects on themes of the Advent Season by asking the questions: Am I praying more? Am I practicing self-denial? What’s holding me back? Tom reads insights from the Catechism of the Catholic Church on “The fecundity of marriage” and the duty of transmitting human life (CCC:2371) and excerpts from the new book-interview, “The Strength of Vocation: Consecrated Life Today” by Fr. Fernando Prado.
Dr. Tom Curran interviews Catholic Philosopher Dr. Taylor Marshall to answer the questions: What’s going on in the Catholic Church? What can Catholics expect from the future of the priesthood? and, Why is Pope Francis silent about the scandal? Dr. Marshall talks about how parents can talk to their kids about the current scandal and gives practical tips for all Catholics on how to respond today. Learn More About the New Saint Thomas Institute.
Dr. Tom Curran reflects on yesterday’s Mass readings (Sunday 26, 2018), in connection to, the unfolding clergy sex abuse scandal and new allegations against Pope Francis.
Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Fr. Kurt Nagel introduce a new guest Co-host Fr. Chad Green, Parochial Vicar at Holy Family Parish in Kirkland, to reflect on quotes and insights from St. Bernard of Clairvaux. Today’s hosts discuss the topics of knowledge, nature, false joys, and sainthood. Read More Quotes from St. Bernard of Clairvaux!