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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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Each day contains a refection written by Sr. Theresa based on the liturgy of the day for all of Lent, Holy Week, and Easter. The devotional also includes a memento mori examen or review of the day, a daily moment of intercessory prayer, and daily reflections on death from the tradition, including the Church Fathers and many of the saints.
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by William Weedon Have you ever considered Jesus’ hands? The Bible reveals His story by telling us how He used His hands! Imagine Jesus as a boy, His hands holding the scrolls of Scripture in the temple. As a teacher, His hands blessing the loaves and fish that would feed thousands. As our Lord, His hands touching the leper to heal him. As our Savior, His hands nailed to the cross. See Jesus’ hands in these traditional illustrations and simple, eloquent words that tell the story of His life,...
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The Way of the Cross for Children4"x 6" , 36 pages.
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Way of the Cross PamphletThe Way of the Cross with text from the Scriptures is the perfect prayer companion during the Lenten season. Includes prayers and pictures as you journey with Christ through the stations of the cross. Paperback; 36 pgs.
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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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St. Faustina Kowalska (1905-1938) immersed herself in a vision of Christ’s Passion that became a predominant theme in her famed Diary. In Praying with Jesus and Faustina During Lent and in Times of Suffering, award winning and best-selling author Susan Tassone presents the Diary’s words of Christ and St. Faustina on his sorrowful Passion. The book will engage you in Jesus’ horrific sufferings, giving you grace, light and strength to bear your own sufferings. The book opens with daily Lenten...
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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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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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This small book has rich seeds to nurture your faith in both the Lenten Season and beyond. Rich in spiritual primers, it can help you to take stock of your life and live better the grace of your Baptism. Spend a little time with one of the Readings of the Day followed by a brief reflection from an early or recent Tradition of the Church. Continue your prayer time with a suggested concrete act of conversion and end with a Saint’s prayer or one by the author. Pages: 112Author: BERNARD-MARIE,...
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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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Lent is a season of spiritual preparation for the great feast of Easter. Our goal is to meet the risen Lord Jesus who awaits us with outstretched hands. In these daily meditations, theologian and poet John Shea touches on the great themes of the season: The CrossThe EucharistHumilityCourageHopeSacrificePrayerRepentanceForgivenessHealingand more. This beautiful booklet will be a treasured Lent and Easter Week companion. Pages: 64Size: 8.25 x 5.5 ...
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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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Combines full-page photos with a dialogue between Christ and the reader. Each meditation is an authentic application of Jesus' suffering to our personal lives. A handy-sized booklet, ideal for either private devotion or public Stations of the Cross; for adult parish Lenten programs and high school use.
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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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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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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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The Maryland Province of the Society of Jesus Take a journey through Lent with St. Ignatius of Loyola as the wisdom of this great saint deepens your passion for Christ. Fr. Connor, SJ, offers a selection of readings from St. Ignatius, illuminated by Scripture and his own insight into Ignatian spirituality for the modern Christian. Each day provides you with words from the saint, a Scripture passage, a short reflection, and an action that will aid you in discerning God's will in your life....
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St.Th�r�se of Lisieux, the Little Flower of Jesus, bore much suffering, from her mother's death when she was young to declining health and an untimely death during her time in the Carmelite convent. Despite her sufferings, St. Th�r�se continued to love Jesus in her little way. In Lent and Easter Wisdom, John Cleary uses passages from St. Th�r�se's classic autobiography, The Story of a Soul, to comfort and challenge you this Lenten season. As you meditate on Saint Th�r�se's life, let her show...
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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 us to turn away from sin and be faithful to the Gospel. Few saints have done this more intentionally than St. Francis of Assisi. He lived the teachings of Jesus, often quite literally, from the time of his conversion until his death. In doing so, he inspired people of his own time as well as millions from his day to our own, to do likewise.By pairing the words and deeds of Francis with the Scripture readings for Lent, Lent With St. Francis: Daily Reflections helps readers reflect on...
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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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Drawing from the Bible, literature, lyrics, and original prayers, writer and teacher William O'Malley has composed a six-week cycle of morning, midday, and evening prayers and meditations. From Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday, each entry provides spiritual nourishment. The book's last sentence is: "Holy Friend, the end is the beginning. Amen." In addition to psalmists and evangelists, contributions come from writers and poets such as Flannery O'Connor, Bob Dylan, Simone Weil, Rainer Maria...
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From Genesis to Jesus, these Lenten reflections based on A Father Who Keeps His Promises highlight biblical characters such as Adam, Noah, Abraham, Moses, and David that lead us to Christ and his sacrifice for us. Delving into the rich history of God's covenant with us, each day's reading gives the reader much to reflect on throughout Lent, culminating with Easter and ending with Divine Mercy Sunday. In addition to the reflection, there is a daily Scripture verse, a prayer, and a relevant...
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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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A beautiful booklet to use for making the stations of the cross that includes inspiring Scripture verses, meditations from saints and great spiritual writers, prayers, and stunning art. Each station of the cross includes: A beautiful work of color artA verse of an original hymn set to Stabat MaterScripture verse to begin your reflectionA meditation drawn from the saints and great spiritual authorsA prayer to deepen your response to each station. ...
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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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In our very first Lent book for children, we offer you Set a Fire: The Holy Spirit Book for Kids! Our Advent book for children was very well received, and it’s a joy to help your children grow in their Catholic faith during the season of Lent as well. Suitable for children 6-12 years old. Everything is checked by our Theological Editor with a Masters in Theology from Franciscan University. The Scripture questions and take-aways were written by our own writing team’s children. The design and...
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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 traditional Stations of the Cross booklet comes in a clear protective cover. 4 pages in color5.5� x 3.75�
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A creative way for children to learn about the sufferings of Jesus as He approached His death, this coloring book is adapted from The Stations of the Cross St. Joseph Picture Book by Rev. Lawrence G. Lovasik, S.V.D., and illustrated by Paul T. Bianca. Pages: 32Author: REV. LAWRENCE G. LOVASIK, S.V.D. & PAUL T. BIANCASize: 8 1/2 x 11Color: ILLUSTRATEDBinding: 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.