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!
Dr. Tom Curran makes a list of ten homily messages he’d like to hear proclaimed from the pulpit: 1.) Pain is God’s Megaphone, 2.) God Made them Male and Female, 3.) Children are the Supreme Gift of Marriage, 4.) Testimony of Vocation, 5.) Do Not Be Afraid, Open the Door of Your Hearts to Christ the Redeemer, 6.) Testimony of Prayer Life, 7.) There’s Something At-Stake in Your Life, 8.) You Will Give an Account For Your Life, 9.) Repent, 10.) Jesus Christ.