Dr. Tom Curran confesses to his interior battle toward an obligated fast and explores the gift of humility. Tom reflects on the witness of Fr. Tom Forrest, references a quote by Pope Francis on Lenten fasting and reads from the Office of Readings on Ash Wednesday.
Dr. Tom Curran shares particular reflections from scripture passages that he’s never shared on Sound Insight before. Tom talks about the call of priests (and all disciples) to be “always on,” to be “fired up,” and to BECOME God’s Word.
Dr. Tom Curran talks about six characteristics of a Godly leader in this moment: has a positive vision, goes first, lives the hard-easy, influences others in a direction, goes the extra mile, goes last. Tom references Fr. John Riccardo’s White Paper “Re-Imagining What a Catholic Parish Can Be: A Destination for the 21st Century.”
Dr. Tom Curran and Pam Gunderson question the panel of priests: Fr. Kurt Nagel, Fr. Jim Northrop and Fr. Jeff Lewis, about the virus pandemic, the quarantine, the current state of the Church and more!
Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Fr. Kurt Nagel, Fr. Jeff Lewis and Pam Gunderson for a Sacred Heart Radio Book Club edition of Sound Insight to discuss The Priests We Need to Save the Church by Kevin Wells.