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 shares a message from Seattle Archbishop Paul D. Etienne addressing the Coronavirus and announcing a suspension of public Masses. Tom prays the Rosary with listeners, meditating on the five Sorrowful Mysteries.
Dr. Tom Curran explores the 15 promises of our Blessed Mother given to those who pray the Rosary: signal graces, protection, armor against hell, virtue, not perish, not be conquered by misfortune, not die without the Sacraments, light of God in life and at death, delivered from purgatory, glory in heaven, answered prayers, aided-for in necessities, intercessors in life and at death, becomes a son, predestination.
Dr. Tom Curran explores the theme of holiness, as the solution and resolution for the challenges of today’s culture. Tom shares stories about showing up AFTER Mass, kneeling while praying the Rosary, genuflection confusion, and talking to a relative of a saint.
Dr. Tom Curran celebrates All Hallows Eve by praying the St. Michael Prayer and a Protection and Healing prayer by Fr. Bob Hilz, TOR. Tom reads testimonies from Sound Insight podcast listeners regarding the recent sexual assault clergy scandal.