Dr. Tom Curran references a few of his favorite ‘reflective books’ and reflects on quotes from saints, like: St. John Paul II, St. Catherine of Siena, St. Teresa of Avila, and more! Tom shares stories about buying groceries for another family, why he canceled Amazon Prime and what he plans to say to St. Paul in heaven.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran reflect on the good, happy and sad moments of 2017. The Currans reflect on the act of reflecting, share quotes from saints and give three reasons for a gap in spiritual progress: diversion, distraction, and dispersion.
Dr. Tom Curran begins the program by sharing 10 reasons people avoid accountability. Tom encourages leaders and parents to be a ‘good setter’ and shares insights from St. Bonaventure, St. Philip Neri, St. John Paul II, and Fr. Jacques Philippe.
Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Dr. Sarah Bartel, Moral Theologian and Northwest Catholic Magazine columnist, to discuss matters such as: What is good? What is Evil? What does it mean to be a human being? What’s the line between what’s right and what feels right? Dr. Bartel talks about her upcoming online course: “Introduction to Morality” and her special registration promotion code for Sound Insight Listeners!
Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Fr. Kurt Nagel, Fr. Jim Northrop and Pam Gunderson to explore the Church’s teaching in the Catechism of the Catholic Church [CCC:1930, 1935-1937, 1942] and a quote from St. John Paul II on labor, work and social justice.