Dr. Tom Curran continues to reflect on the power of silence, as a discipline of the spiritual life. Tom shares stories about praying at the Hour of Visitation, having quiet time with kids, sitting still in loneliness, and gazing upon icons.
Dr. Tom Curran concludes the topic of silence by reflecting on the scripture reading from Isaiah 30: 15-18. Tom gives tips for fostering silence in the home and explores Pope Francis’ TED talk message on The Future You: “Why the only future worth building includes everyone.”
Dr. Tom Curran continues to explore the gift of silence, highlighting the insight that “one doesn’t master silence, one is mastered by silence.” Tom talks about the benefits to fostering stillness and silence: contemplating form, distinguishing between one and many, finding silence amidst noise, discerning the sign of the times, and communicating through being.