Dr. Tom Curran shares a story from St. Patrick ’s Day and continues to explore the topics of asceticism and mortification. Tom reads quotes from St. Augustine, Hans Urs von Balthasar and Fullness of Life: Historical Foundations for a New Asceticism by Margaret Miles.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran applies philosophical insights to daily family life and ponder the question: Is COVID a punishment or a gift from God? Tom reads an email from Philosopher Dr. Peter Kreeft and Kari talks about why she’s been absent from Sound Insight.
Dr. Tom Curran reflects on the scripture passage that is keeping him up at night. Tom gives insights from St. Bonaventure to leaders, talks about his new journal and reads the recent article: Bishop Daly Challenges Bishop McElroy’s Statements on Abortion and the 2020 Election. (NCRegister.com)
Dr. Tom Curran reads a consoling letter announcing the unexpected, tragic death of a young man. Tom reads passages from scripture, writings from saints and Preparation for Death: Considerations on Eternal Truths by St. Alphonsus Liguori.
Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Fr. Kurt Nagel and Fr. Jeff Lewis to continue their discussion on reflections from writings by St. Augustine on topics, such as: discernment, hopelessness, God’s permissive will, and more.