The Currans continue to discuss the topic of discipline, as referenced in the text: The Truth and Meaning of Human Sexuality, by the Pontifical Council For the Family. Tom draws paralleled insights from Pope Benedict XVI, St. Thomas Aquinas, St. John Paul II and Scripture. Kari reflects on the practices of fasting, prayer and repentance. To conclude, Tom reflects on the second of several means, proposed by the church, to prepare kids for challenges: watchfulness and prudence in avoiding occasion of sin.
On Today's Podcast, the Currans begin to uncover hidden treasures of the Church's teaching on parenting. Tom talks about the principle: faith as the foundation, society swindles. Later in the program, Tom and Kari uncover the first concept for preparing children for the challenges of society, discipline of the senses and the mind; as referenced in, Truth and Meaning of Human Sexuality, by the Pontifical Council For the Family.