The Transfiguration and Hope Amidst Suffering

Theological insights on the event of the Transfiguration in the Gospel, and how the hope of the resurrection can carry us through the suffering we experience in our lives.

Caller, Mary: shares how the Lord has been with her through the loss of her husband and now the inevitable loss of her father who is dying. Caller, Tilly: wonders what the conversation might have been like between Moses and Elijah at the Transfiguration. Asks how to discern if her autistic daughter who suffers seizures is a ‘victim soul’.

Also discussed: St. Damien of Molokai

Article Cale reference by C.C. Pecknold on St. Damien of Molokai: https://www.firstthings.com/web-exclusives/2020/08/the-real-damien-of-molokai