Dr. Tom Curran and Fr. Kurt Nagel share insights from St. John Chrysostom, related to the themes: The Exaltation of the Holy Cross, caring for the beggar, naming of children, repentance and more!
Dr. Tom Curran explores the theme: “Don’t take yourself too seriously, but take seriously that God takes you seriously.” Tom shares stories and insights about repentance, renunciation and resolution.
Dr. Tom Curran and Fr. Kurt Nagel help listeners prepare for the season of Lent. Fr. Nagel confesses he doesn’t like Lent and gives spiritual direction for making Lenten commitments. Tom gives ideas for Family activities and practices for Lent.
Dr. Tom Curran continues to discuss three moments of God’s Call, referencing The Rich Young Man, [Matt 19: 16-25] The Preaching of John the Baptist, [Matt 3: 7-10] The Experience of the Ministry [2Cor 6: 1-2] and Vigilant and Faithful Servants. [Luke 12: 41-48] Tom talks about the call for repentance and reparation for the clergy sexual abuse crisis and cover up scandal.
Dr. Tom Curran shares insights on the contrast between teaching and preaching the Good News. Tom explores three ways to relate to the act of repentance: awareness, attitude, and action.