Dr. Tom Curran honors the Feast of Saint Alphonsus Liguori by reading quotes from St. Alphonsus on prayer, uniformity, suffering, time, and more!
Dr. Tom Curran makes a list of ten homily messages he’d like to hear proclaimed from the pulpit: 1.) Pain is God’s Megaphone, 2.) God Made them Male and Female, 3.) Children are the Supreme Gift of Marriage, 4.) Testimony of Vocation, 5.) Do Not Be Afraid, Open the Door of Your Hearts to Christ the Redeemer, 6.) Testimony of Prayer Life, 7.) There’s Something At-Stake in Your Life, 8.) You Will Give an Account For Your Life, 9.) Repent, 10.) Jesus Christ.
Dr. Tom Curran explores key ways to teach ‘the basics’ about God with a news-worthy quality and enthusiasm. Tom prays for the families impacted by the local train derailment incident and shares a story about the woman leaving unintended voicemails on his phone.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran share reflections on gratitude, in anticipation of Thanksgiving, Advent and Christmas. Tom reflects on overcoming-vs.-undergoing, as it relates to suffering, sin and death. Kari gives ideas for helping ‘Lazarus’, talks about little graces and reads a poem she wrote to honor Tom’s mom.
Dr. Tom Curran continues to reflect on eight aspects of death and explores the concept of suffering. Tom talks about the powerful experience of praying the Rosary with his dad and meditating on the Sorrowful Mysteries, in connection to, the suffering of his mom.