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Magnificat Lenten Companion ARE YOU LOOKING for a way this Lent to return to the Church or to develop a more fervent practice of your faith? A Time of Blessing is the perfect help. The holy season of Lent speaks to our daily struggles and sorrows, showing how the answer to all lifes troubles is found in the Mystery of Jesus Christ. This handy little booklet provides a series of original reflections to guide you through every day of Lent into the heart of that Mystery. By spending a few moments...
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The Way of the Cross for Children4"x 6" , 36 pages.
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A chronological series of 14 illustrations and corresponding quotes from the Douay Rheims Bible depicting the journey of Jesus Christ from sentencing by Pontius Pilate to being laid to rest in the tomb.
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The Way of the Cross for Young Christians4"x6", 36 pages.
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40 Ways for 40 Days: A Family Guide Through LentCelebrate the Lenten season with these activities, prayers and rituals that involve the entire familyGives families the chance to share and think about spiritual values while having fun with one another During Lent, it’s easy to get caught up in our personal sacrifices. We become so overwhelmed with surviving the 40-day marathon to Easter’s finish line, we often forget that Lent is a time of family faith renewal. With a focus on the traditional...
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A Busy Parent's Guide to a Meaningful Lent Lent. With children. Mom and theologian Maria Christina Morrow can relate to your sigh. Lent is a time of sacrifice, but Lent with little ones (or medium ones, or older ones) can seem like sacrifice with an extra helping of penance. Why? Because parenting comes with its own set of sacrifices, made daily. But being a busy parent doesn't mean you (and the whole family) can't do Lent well. A Busy Parent's Guide to a Meaningful Lent is the book you've...
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A Devotional Journey into the Easter Mystery How Prayerful Participation in the Paschal Mystery Brings Life, Joy, and Happiness by Christopher Carstens A Devotional Journey into the Easter Mystery sweeps readers through the various liturgical celebrations of Lent, the Paschal Triduum, and the Easter Season, unveiling the rich spiritual treasures contained in each. Based principally on the solemn texts themselves and on the writings of the Fathers of the Church, it clarifies the meaning and...
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Set in large print, this compassionate and inspiring deluxe pamphlet offers seniors a Way of the Cross to help them relate the later stages of life to Christ's journey to Calvary.
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Helps children understand this time of preparation for Jesus' Resurrection. Full-color illustrations. Pages: 32Author:REV. JUDE WINKLER, O.F.M. CONV.Size: 5 1/2 X 7 3/8Color: ILLUSTRATEDBinding: PAPERBACK
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A fun and creative way for children to learn about preparing for the Resurrection of Jesus. Text by Michael Goode and illustrations by Margaret A. Buono. Pages: 32Author: MICHAEL GOODE & MARGARET A. BUONOSize: 8 1/2 X 11Color: ILLUSTRATEDBinding: PAPERBACK
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By author: Ron Rolheiser For many who must juggle life's daily demands, Lent often seems to pass by with little opportunity for spiritual growth. But in this booklet, a renowned spiritual writer provides reflections for each day of Lent and Easter Week that are short and clear enough for the busy person, yet provocative, and challenging to the spirit. These reflections will not take long--only enough time to let the written words sink in and inspire your own thoughts. How you apply them to...
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Daybreaks Daily Reflections For Lent And EasterFR. BYRON MILLER, CSSR Jesus is alive and among us, and through these daily reflections Father Byron Miller, CSsR, shows us where we can find Him in ourselves and others. Join the journey from the revelry of Mardi Gras in New Orleans and long walks in fresh air, to Calvary and the road to Emmaus. From Ash Wednesday through the Easter Octave, Father Byron provides an opportunity for personal reflection, prayer, and meditation on the daily...
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Lent 2006By author: John F. Kavanaugh Well-known writer and preacher on social justice issues, Father Kavanaugh will lead readers on a Lenten journey reflecting on the needs of God's created world and our responsibilities to our fellow human beings as believers in the Body of Christ.Father Kavanaugh teaches philosophy at Saint Louis University. He lectures on consumerism, spirituality, and the ethics of human dignity. His award-winning "Ethics Notebook" column in America magazine and his...
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These poignant reflections will touch your heart in a way that can only move you closer to God. The author explores the themes of love, fear, pain, and promise in ways that will move you emotionally, guide you spiritually, and make this Lent and Easter season a rewarding journey. Begin your day with a Daybreaks meditation. Find a quiet, peaceful place. The reflections will only take a few moments, but allow time for the message to unfold in your heart. As it does, consider how these ideas...
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Praying "The Seven Last Words" is a deeply rooted devotional practice for Catholics at Easter. Indeed, meditating on the dying words of Our Lord during the agony of his crucifixion has enabled believers to both enter into his suffering and find meaning for it, regardless of the time or circumstances in which they live.
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This book provides everything readers need for a richer experience of the 40 days before Easter. Whether one wishes to follow a traditional program of Lenten devotion centered around prayer, a "modern" program that focuses on Scripture readings, a family model that brings loved ones together for a shared spiritual journey, or a unique devotional program, this all-in-one resource is an invaluable reference for awakening the true spirit of Lent. 304 pages; Paperback
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From Adam To Easter Arch Book for ChildrenOverview: Based on the biblical Easter story, this title retells the Easter story in the context of the greater history of mankind, that is Adam’s original sin and how Jesus—the second Adam—reconciled us to God through His death and resurrection. Based on Paul's eloquent explanation in Romans 5:15–17, it forges a connection between the Old and New Testaments for readers and shows how the entire Bible tells the story of salvation. About the...
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This deluxe four-color pamphlet is designed for teachers and parents to use with grade school kids in mind. Children have their own daily reflections for the Lenten season with a common theme for each week: Fasting, Prayer, Almsgiving, Reconciliation, and Holiness. Each meditation ends with a question to help children think more about the season and what it means. Younger children might want to read aloud in class, while the older ones could be journaling on the topic. Pages: 48Size: 5.875" x...
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On the night before His death, His betrayer already at work, our Lord lifted a simple chalice in a world covered in darkness. Elevating it, He sealed for eternity a new covenant between God and man, imparting to us the gift of His Body and Blood. In these sublime meditations on the events of Holy Thursday, Nobel laureate François Mauriac reminds us of the ineffable value of the gift given us that evening in the Upper Room: the Eucharist, present still in the tabernacles of the world...where...
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In recent years, Christians everywhere are rediscovering the Jewish roots of their faith. Every year at Easter time, many believers now celebrate Passover meals (known as Seders) seeking to understand exactly what happened at Jesus’ final Passover, the night before he was crucified.Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist shines fresh light on the Last Supper by looking at it through Jewish eyes. Using his in-depth knowledge of the Bible and ancient Judaism, Dr. Brant Pitre answers...
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John's Easter Story Arch Book for ChildrenJohn's Easter Story tells the Easter story from John's perspective, as revealed in the book of John.
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We make choices every day�plenty of them. Lent is the ideal time to consider with others where the decisions we are making are headed and how those choices compare to those that Scripture urges us to make. As your family gathers in prayer, this booklet will help deepen your experience of Lent so that you will rejoice all the more fully at Jesus� triumph over death on Easter Sunday. Paperback 32 pages.
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Saint Alphonsus Liguori, founder of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer, was a musician, painter, and one of the most prolific writers of his time. A humble man who deeply loved Jesus, he is recognized as a doctor of the Church and patron saint of confessors, moral theologians, and those suffering from arthritis. This addition to Liguori's popular series of seasonal meditation books provides Scripture readings for the seasons of Lent and Easter and pairs them with a daily selection of...
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In the latest installment of Liguori Wisdom Series, Sister Agnes Cunningham brings Christians closer to Jesus with excerpts from the writings of St Augustine. Each writing is paired with a Scripture quotation, reflection, a prayer and a spiritual activity for the day. St Augustine is one of the most influential Fathers of the Church and in his search for truth, St Augustine�s writings and ponderings tells a wonderful story of conversion, reminding us of our own daily conversions. ...
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For over 1,500 years, believers from all Christian traditions have looked to St. Benedict, the patriarch of Western monasticism, for spiritual wisdom. And rightly so: his rule has shown how one may experience a simple, holy, and common sense life, despite the increasingly busy pace of our daily existence. The latest addition to Liguori's popular series of seasonal meditation books provides not only Scripture readings for the seasons of Lent and Easter, but pairs them with a daily selection...
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John Rybolt, CM, matches passages from St. Vincent�s meditative writings with seasonal reflections and prayers. Through the Apostle of Charity�s words and thoughts, we are led to a greater love for all, especially the poor. Let St. Vincent�s wisdom inspire you to free yourself of the burdens and temptations of this world, so that you, too, may be ready to serve. Each entry includes a quote from St. Vincent, a scripture verse, a prayer, and a action all in keeping with the daily wisdom. Pages:...
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Lent calls each of us to be hobos: Homeward Bound pilgrims who cannot rest until we rest in God, our final destination. Paperback.
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Lenten Survival Guide for Kids
I am Supposed to Do What?!
by Peter CelanoPaperback
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This day-by-day book for families is a perfect companion for the season of Lent. Each week begins with a Sunday Gospel reflection for parents and children to read together, followed by daily reflections, activities, and simple prayers for a meaningful, fruitful Lent. With the busy lives of today's families in mind, Paige Byrne Shortal has created an inspirational and useful book that every family member will find enriching. Pages: 80Size: 8.25 x 5.5 ...
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Margaret's First Holy Week By (author) Jon M. Sweeney The story of Margaret and her friend the Pope continues with Book 3 in The Pope’s Cat series. This adventure has Margaret experiencing the prayers, penitence, liturgy, and excitement of Holy Week in the Vatican and Rome—from the joy of Palm Sunday in St. Peter's Square, to foot-washing in a Roman prison, the solemnity of Good Friday, and the expectation of Easter. She learns about Jesus and the meaning of his Passion, visits important new...
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Based on the daily scripture readings for Lent, this book helps you explore the depths of your being, your relationship to Christ, and your association with others during this time of spiritual preparation. Each day you focus on one scriptural theme through breaking open God's Word. The reflection then reaches out to us in our busy lives to consider what the Word has to offer us during the holidays. Next, a thought to ponder brings home the message for you-to really apply the reading and...
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My Wounded Hands prays the Way of the Cross, meditating on Christ's hands in these final moments of an unrelenting ministry of healing and blessing. The reflections included in this profound Stations of the Cross will stand as an inspiring resource for your Lenten journey year after year. Features reflections by Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, St. Th�r�se of Lisieux, Joseph Ratzinger/Pope Benedict XVI, Thomas Merton, Dorothy Day, Edith Stein, Henri J. M. Nouwen, Francis Xavier Nguyen Van Thuan,...
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Open Our Hearts - A Small Group Guide For An Active Lent (Cycle A) By Donna Ciangio, O.P. & Thomas IwanowskiThe perfect weekly Lenten resource for small faith-sharing groups. This guide artfully connects Cycle A readings to the spiritual and doctrinal wellsprings of the Catholic Church and to everyday life. Daily scripture reflections and suggested action steps enhance weekly small-group materials.96 pages / paperback ...
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A Small-Group Guide for an Active Lent (Cycle C) Lectionary-based and action-oriented, Open Our Hearts: A Small-Group Guide for an Active Lent (Cycle C) is a dynamic six-week Lenten program that links Catholics more deeply to the traditions of the Church and to their fellow parishioners. The pastoral expertise of Sr. Donna Ciangio, O.P., and Fr. Thomas Iwanowski enables Catholics to connect what they hear on Sunday to their daily activities during the rest of the week. Guide your parishioners...
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Lenten Practices to Renew Your SpiritAward-winning author and Benedictine oblate Paula Huston invites readers to de-clutter their minds, hearts, relationships, and souls in a book of daily Lenten practices woven from the gospels, the Desert Fathers, and the author�s own wealth of spiritual experience. �What are you giving up for Lent this year?� It�s the expected question amongst Christian friends each spring. In Simplifying the Soul: Lenten Practices to Renew Your Spirit, Huston asks her...
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Teaches children about the sufferings of Jesus as He approached death. Full-color illustrations. Pages: 32 Author: REV. LAWRENCE G. LOVASIK, S.V.D. Size: 5 1/2 X 7 3/8 Color: ILLUSTRATED Binding: PAPERBACK
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This collection of spiritual reflections explores how God penetrates even the most ordinary moments of everyday life, enlivening and encouraging the Christian's faith journey -- particularly during Lent and other seasons of spiritual renewal.
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Surrender All: An Illuminated Journal Retreat Through the Stations of the Cross Contemporary Catholic artist Jen Norton offers a unique opportunity to ponder the extravagant love of Christ through the Stations of the Cross. Combining Norton’s powerful, full-color illustrations with scripture, her original reflections and prayers, and journaling space, Surrender All will help you encounter Christ’s Passion in a new light. Full of passion, energy, and faith, Jen Norton’s paintings have inspired...
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The Dolorous Passion of Our Lord Jesus ChristThis book helped inspire Mel Gibson to make the movie, "The Passion of the Christ." Faithful to the Bible story of the Passion and death of Jesus, it fills in many details and is edifying and inspiring beyond belief; plus, it is surprising and heart-rending. It will melt a heart of stone. This book is the best on the Passion we have seen. It is also wonderful on the Blessed Mother's role in our redemption. Includes a short biography of Sr. Emmerich....
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Reflections begin February 14, 2021, end Easter Sunday, April 4, 2021Each Little Book has been carefully crafted to help you explore the depths of Scripture and deepen your relationship with Christ.
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This traditional Stations of the Cross booklet comes in a scriptural version 36 pages4" x 6"
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The Story Of EasterSt. Joseph "Carry-Me-Along" Board Book Ideal book for young children. A sturdy book that will stand up to wear and tear, it provides clear, simple text to introduce children to events surrounding the death and Resurrection of Jesus. With full-color illustrations and a carry-along handle.
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What author John J. Pilch did for our understanding of the Sunday readings in his best-selling Cultural World of Jesus Sunday by Sunday series, he now does for the readings of the Triduum and Easter Sunday. Preachers, liturgy planners, musicians, and lyricists will discover the cultural context and meaning of the three Scripture readings for each day. All who participate in the Triduum and Easter Sunday liturgies will gain a deeper understanding of the Scriptures and their application to...
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For centuries, the Church has encouraged us to pray the Stations of the Cross as a way to draw closer to Christ and gain the strength to carry our own crosses by meditating on His Passion. Yet even while doing so, many of us have had trouble imagining and contextualizing the sorrowful events of that day and even the horrid details of the Crucifixion. In these prayerful pages, Archbishop Georg Gänswein, longtime secretary to Pope Benedict XVI, remedies that failure of our imaginations. Here he...
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Through illness, recovery and uncertainty, The Way of the Cross in Times of Illness provides comfort and healing. An ancient devotion of the Church, following the Stations strengthens, encourages, and brings spiritual understanding as the reader joins Jesus' walk to Calvary. These meditative and insightful prayers will open your heart to a healing journey and the companionship of the Holy Spirit. Reflecting on each Station, from the first condemnation to death up to the tomb, will help those...
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The Way of the Cross with Scriptures (Large Print)6" x 9", 20 pages.