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Celebrating Sunday for Catholic Families 2021-2022
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    Celebrating Sunday for Catholic Families 2021–2022 is the perfect resource for those looking to enrich their family’s life of faith! Simple and approachable, this book is designed to guide even the busiest families to more fully integrate the Sunday Gospel into their everyday lives. Use Celebrating Sunday for Catholic Families 2021–2022: In your carAt the dinner tableBefore bedtime and start reflecting on the Gospel as a family! Encouraging family attendance and participation at Sunday Mass,...

    Embracing Motherhood
    Price: $13.99
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      Popular author Donna-Marie Cooper OBoyle is back, this time with a book that addresses the vocation of motherhood, with all its joys and challenges. Using personal recollections, stories, Scripture, papal writings, and quotes from the saints, Donna-Marie encourages women to fully embrace their calling as mothers. The book takes an honest look at family planning, raising sons and daughters in our media age, overcoming perfectionism, single parenting, and dealing with the tough issues todays...

      The Catholic Faith and Family Bible, NRSV
      Price: $29.99
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        The Catholic Faith and Family Bible, NRSVThe first Bible of its kind for Catholic families! Renowned for its beautiful balance of scholarship and readability, the NRSV faithfully serves the Church in personal spiritual formation and in the academy. Grow in faith together! The NRSV Catholic Faith and Family Bible is designed to make the Bible easier to read and understand, helping you and your family grow in faith together as you discover God’s message for your life today. Instead of being...

        Living Life By Connecting The Dots: BIRTHING OUT THE FORMATIVE STAGES OF LIFE, SERIES 1 (Living Life By Connecting The Dots 2,3) by Dr. Tonya K. Stewart (Author), Jennifer Harris (Editor), Dwayne Lesueur (Contributor), Walter Williams (Contributor)
        Price: $25.00
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          Living Life By Connecting The Dots: BIRTHING OUT THE FORMATIVE STAGES OF LIFE, SERIES 1 (Living Life By Connecting The Dots 2,3) by Dr. Tonya K. Stewart (Author), Jennifer Harris (Editor), Dwayne Lesueur (Contributor), Walter Williams (Contributor) Character Development produces ethical change in the mindset which impact moral behavior patterns attitudes. Attitudes valued and implemented properly produce self-discipline and obedience. "In view of all this, make every effort to respond to God’s...

          Living Life by Connecting the Dots: Series 2 and 3: The Development Process Birthing Out The Finish Work of Christ Inside Out by Dr. Tonya Stewart (Author), Jennifer Harris (Editor), Dwayne Lesueur (Illustrator), Walter Williams (Photographer)
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            Living Life by Connecting the Dots: Series 2 and 3: The Development Process Birthing Out The Finish Work of Christ Inside Out by Dr. Tonya Stewart (Author), Jennifer Harris (Editor), Dwayne Lesueur (Illustrator), Walter Williams (Photographer) LIVING LIFE BY CONNECTED THE DOTS Seeing A Vision That Can Happen in Your Life creates a positive mind-set and assists in focusing on the goals that awaits for each of us to accomplish. The word of the Lord is utilized as Spiritual components for each...

            Family Guide to Spiritual Warfare: Strategies for Deliverance and Healing
            Price: $18.95
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              Demons wage war against families because families are vital to God’s plan of salvation. This stark reality requires that your family members become well-trained spiritual warriors who actively secure your home and fight to keep it off-limits to demonic activity. In A Family Guide to Spiritual Warfare, Kathleen Beckman offers you potent advice from her 12 years of active participation on an exorcist’s team. She shows you how to “clean up” your household by cultivating in your family a...

              The Catholic Family Book of Prayers
              Price: $14.95
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                The Catholic Family Book of PrayersDo you want to introduce your kids to the richness of the Christian prayer tradition? The best way to do that is to pray with them, and now there’s a beautiful collection of Catholic prayers and meditations designed just for that purpose: The Catholic Family Book of Prayers: A Treasury of Prayers and Meditations for Families to Pray Together. It’s packed with prayers, blessings, meditations, saintly wisdom, and artwork—all selected specifically for Catholic...

                The Catholic Working Moms Guide to Life   JoAnna Wahlund
                Price: $17.95
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                  The Catholic Working Mom's Guide to Life JoAnna Wahlund Whatever their unique circumstances, all Catholic working moms have three things in common: (1) They are Catholic, striving to live out the Faith in every aspect of their lives. (2) They are working, some by choice, and some by necessity. (3) Most prominently, they are mothers — knowing that's the most important responsibility they will ever have. In The Catholic Working Mom's Guide to Life, JoAnna Wahlund speaks to the plethora of...

                  67 Ways to Do the Works of Mercy with Your Kids   Heidi Indahl
                  Price: $11.95
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                    67 Ways to Do the Works of Mercy with Your Kids Heidi Indahl If you’ve always meant to do more Christian service with your kids, then this is the book for you. In 67 Ways to Do the Works of Mercy with Your Kids, Heidi Indahl provides parents with a roadmap for teaching kids the value (and rewards!) of Christian service by doing it with them. In these pages, you’ll find dozens of ideas for how families can serve others, organized by type of service and age appropriateness, with low-cost and...

                    A New Baby Is Coming!
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                    Price: $7.95
                    Item #: 86018 -

                      A new baby�s arrival is an occasion of excitement and anticipation. Yet for a young child, it can be cause for bewilderment and distress. Hand-in-hand with endearing elf characters, author Emily Menendez-Aponte shows the way to help a child welcome the new arrival into the family with open arms! Written By Emily Menedez-Aponte. Illustrated by R.W. Alley. 32 pages; 8? x 8?. Softcover; full-color illustrations throughout.

                      All Things New: Breaking the Cycle and Raising a Joyful Family
                      Price: $18.95
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                        It's time to break the cycle. Not every family is the perfect model of Catholic family life. Some of us approach parenting still wounded by childhood experiences that were less than ideal. When we start our own families, at best we feel a bit unprepared, and at worst we feel paralyzed with fear that we will repeat our parents dysfunctional, abusive behaviors. In All Things New, Erin McCole Cupp draws on her own and others experiences to discuss how to develop a joyful family life when our own...

                        Always Our Children: A Pastoral Message To Parents
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                        Price: $1.50
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                          Always Our Children: A Pastoral Message To Parents PamphletPastoral message to parents of homosexual children as well as suggestions from pastoral ministers.

                          Amoris Laetitia-The Joy of Love
                          Price: $11.95
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                            Supportive to both laity and clergy alike, it can be considered everyone's handbook on the family. It offers words of encouragement and practical guidance to all who find themselves amid the myriad challenges facing families around the world, including unemployment, migration, poverty, addictions, polygamy, and societal norms that pressure longstanding Catholic teachings on marriage.In this document Pope Francis continues to tap on the pastoral experience and wisdom of bishops throughout the...

                            Annulments and the Catholic Church
                            Price: $13.99
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                              Few topics in the Catholic Church are more misunderstood than annulments. In Annulments & the Catholic Church, canon and civil lawyer Edward N. Peters answers common questions on annulments including: ● How is an annulment different from a divorce?● Are there too many annulments granted today?● Does the length of a marriage affect an annulment case?● How do people begin the annulment process?● Does a wedding between a Catholic and a non-Catholic require an annulment?● Is alcoholism or physical...

                              Be a Happier Parent or Laugh Trying
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                                Be a Happier Parent or Laugh Trying This isn't that parenting book. You know, the kind that makes you feel utterly inadequate and convinced you’ll probably mess up your little humans. As author, speaker, and mom Betsy Kerekes is here to tell you it’s not about being a "better" parent, it’s about being a happier parent. Not when your kids are older, not when your kids are easier, but right now. Today even. And it’s possible, with a little laughter. Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll discover in Be...

                                Be Devoted: Restoring Friendship, Passion, and Communion in Your Marriage
                                Price: $16.95
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                                  Be Devoted: Restoring Friendship, Passion, and Communion in Your Marriage Drawing from his popular healing conferences, forty years of marriage, and decades of clinical work as a couple’s therapist, bestselling author Bob Schuchts presents his first resource for married and engaged couples and those who desire true love in their relationships: Be Devoted. This highly anticipated guide delivers sound Catholic teaching, rich storytelling, and practical tools for healing, along with psychological...

                                  Beginning Your Marriage
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                                    The classic Catholic marriage manual used by over 3 million engaged and newly married couples has been updated and revised for the twenty-first century. Written in a breezy, accessible style, Beginning Your Marriage is used by dioceses and parishes throughout the world as a basic text for marriage preparation. It offers a comprehensive, insightful presentation from a Catholic perspective of the issues central to the institution and sacrament of marriage, including love, fidelity,...

                                    Belonging to God’s Family Nurturing Your Child’s Faith Life Kara OMalley  Order code: EBGF | 978-1-61671-565-6 | Saddlestitched | 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 | 48 pages | Language: English
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                                    Price: $5.95
                                    Item #: 116893 -

                                      Parents need support and care in helping to raise their child--not just with physical needs, but spiritual ones, too. Author Kara O’Malley is a parent of children pre-school age and offers her own wisdom in helping to raise faith-filled children. This resource enables parishes to provide parents with basic formation on the sacrament of Baptism and offer ways to begin cultivating a spiritual life at home during the early years before child begins formal religious education. Families will also...

                                      Better Than OK: Finding Joy as a Special-Needs Parent
                                      Price: $14.95
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                                        “Every day is joyful. Every day is a gift. Every day I can thank God from the bottom of my heart.” Kelly Mantoan wasn’t always able to say these words. As a mother of five children, two with profound disabilities, all her energy and attention was focused on her children’s diagnoses and round the clock care. Drained and struggling, Kelly wondered if she had what it took to be the kind of parent they needed. She craved support as a Catholic mother with special-needs children, but felt lost and...

                                        Brick by Brick: Building a Strong Family That Wont Lose Their Faith in a Secular Culture
                                        Price: $18.95
                                        Item #: 116601 -

                                          Brick by Brick Building a Strong Family That Won't Lose Their Faith in a Secular Culture by The Regnier Family Catholic parents who fear that their teens and adult children may leave the Faith will welcome Brick by Brick, the encouraging story of André and Angèle Regnier, whose five adult children don’t merely continue to go to Mass but have all even become Catholic missionaries! Better yet, concerned parents will learn from these remarkable pages how they, too, can raise their children to...

                                          Chicken Soup for the Soul - Empty Nesters
                                          Price: $14.95
                                          Item #: 80762 -

                                            By Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Carol Mc Adoo Rehme, and Patricia Cena EvansThis is Chicken Soup for the Soul's first book on a very emotional but exciting time for parents - sending their children off to college or new homes and careers. It's a must-read for empty nesters or soon-to-be empty nesters grappling with their own bittersweet new freedom

                                            Couples, Awaken Your Love!
                                            Price: $15.95
                                            Item #: 120465 -

                                              With the luminous insight that we have come to expect from his writings, Robert Cardinal Sarah helps spouses rediscover the deep source of their love—God Himself—and the means for letting love between them grow. This book presents the essentials of a retreat that the cardinal preached to married couples in Lourdes, France. It is meant for all couples, including those who are struggling. There is a path to renewal for everyone, and couples in every situation can find again the preciousness of...

                                              Daily Companion for Married Couples
                                              Price: $9.95
                                              Item #: 104974 -

                                                In a few short minutes, the Scripture quotes, passages from Church documents, and thoughts from the Saints which begin the days in this book will provide comfort and guidance for married couples as they seek to live their vocation to the fullest. A brief reflection and prayer complete this dynamic daily practice. Pages: 192 Author: ALLAN F. WRIGHT Size: 4 X 6 1/4 Color: RED Binding: DURA-LUX

                                                Discipleship Parenting Planting the Seeds of Faith   Kim Cameron-Smith
                                                Price: $16.95
                                                Item #: 115991 -

                                                  Discipleship Parenting Planting the Seeds of Faith by Kim Cameron-Smith As Catholic parents, we have one fundamental mission: to raise children who know and love God, and who are so in love with Christ that they can't help but share his message. We are called not only to be disciples ourselves, but to be discipleship parents, evangelizing our children so they become disciples, too. That sounds great, but we know this is not always easy. The culture often stands in the way of our raising whole...

                                                  Domestic Monastery
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                                                    What is a monastery? A monastery is a place set apart—a place to learn the blessings of powerlessness, and that time is not ours but God’s. Our home and our duties can, just like a monastery, teach us those things. The vocation of monastic men and women is to physically withdraw from the world. But the principle is equally valid for those of us who cannot go off to monasteries. Certain vocations offer the same kind of opportunity for contemplation, and provide a desert for reflection.In ten...

                                                    Eleven Cardinals Speak on Marriage and the Family Essays from a Pastoral Viewpoint
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                                                      Eleven Cardinals Speak on Marriage and the Family Essays from a Pastoral Viewpoint Edited by: Winfried Aymans Marriage and the family are in crisis. In October 2015, a Synod of Bishops will meet in the Vatican to discuss this important subject. In preparation for the event, eleven Cardinals from around the world have written powerful essays on some of the problems to be discussed: the challenge of providing adequate marriage preparation in a secularized world; the need for evangelization and...

                                                      Every Parents Battle: A Family Guide to Resisting Pornography
                                                      Price: $14.95
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                                                        Every Parent's Battle: A Family Guide to Resisting Pornography Ever struggled to find the right words to talk about the threat of pornography with your kids? Too many of us avoid the subject, depending on simple technology filters to protect them. Yet children at very early ages are under attack and at risk to fall prey to pornography addiction. As parents, we must be prepared to deal with the issue head-on. Parents, by their vocation of marriage, are called to protect their family against...

                                                        Failing Forward: Leadership Lessons for Catholic Teens Today
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                                                          Failing Forward: Leadership Lessons for Catholic Teens Todayby Alan Migliorato, Darryl Dziedzic Raising teenagers to be principled and upright is tough enough. Raising ones who embrace the Catholic Faith can seem nigh impossible. The good news is that the teen-tested, internationally proven, five-step program explained in these pages will not only help keep your teens Catholic but can also make them genuine leaders in the Faith . . . and in the secular world as well. This simple program, which...

                                                          Family, the Church, and the Real World REDEMPTORIST PASTORAL PUBLICATION
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                                                            Family, the Church, and the Real World REDEMPTORIST PASTORAL PUBLICATIONFamily life is both messy and holy!If you embrace only the holiness, or if you just get lost in the messiness, then you miss the fullness of the experience that is living as a family - both in the domestic church and the Institutional Church. Here you'll find inspiration from Scripture and modern advice that does more than just tell you how family life is "supposed" to be. This book gives you real, practical wisdom on how...

                                                            Gods Gift of Family
                                                            Price: $12.99
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                                                              Every family is different. Some are formed through birth, others through adoption. Some are formed through marriage, others through fostering or guardianship. Not every family is created the same way, but every family is created by God. In God’s Gift of Family, you are invited to celebrate God’s gift of your family—unique, diverse, and loved. With beautifully illustrated images, have fun searching for the red diamond on each page, a reminder of God’s love and His work in your lives. PAPERBACK...

                                                              Gods Own Child: Parents Book
                                                              Price: $9.95
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                                                                This volume aims to open parents' hearts and minds to a deeper understanding of their Catholic faith. It asks them to confirm their own beliefs as they prepare to share their faith with their child. Parents are offered basic information as well as new insights on the topics of baptism, sin, grace, faith, and the baptismal rite and its symbols.

                                                                Good News About Sex and Marriage: Answers to Your Honest Questions about Catholic Teaching Audio Book - 6 Compact Discs
                                                                Price: $37.95
                                                                Item #: 87658 -

                                                                  Christopher West answers the questions about human sexuality and marriage that he always encounters in the numerous adult audiences he addresses. He provides thoughtful responses that present Catholic Church teaching in a fresh, thoroughly appealing, and convincing manner.

                                                                  Handbook For Catholic Moms
                                                                  Price: $16.95
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                                                                    By Lisa M. Hendey With warmth and wisdom, Hendey creates an environment where Catholic moms can reflect peacefully upon often-competitive topics like parenting style, types of schooling, and working outside the home. By sharing her own story, Hendey inspires readers to better balance their own needs with the demands of family life and faith commitment.

                                                                    Hope and a Whole Lotta Prayer Daily Devotions For Parents Of Teenagers BARBARA CANALE
                                                                    Price: $19.99
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                                                                      Hope and a Whole Lotta Prayer Daily Devotions For Parents Of Teenagers by BARBARA CANALE Are you blessed with perfect teens? Teens who never argue, disobey, or talk back? Teens who do as they're told the very first time, or even before you ask? If your answer is "yes," then you can move on. This book isn't for you. If, however, your answer is "keep dreaming," "I wish," an eye roll, or any variation of the word "no," then this might be the book for you. A teenager's life is full of change,...

                                                                      How To Survive Being Married to a Catholic
                                                                      Price: $12.95
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                                                                        How To Survive Being Married to a CatholicUses a lively cartoon format. This book gives clear and honest answers to over 80 questions often asked by non-Catholic partners in interfaith marriages.

                                                                        Humanae Vitae, 50th Anniversary Edition Pope Paul VI
                                                                        Price: $4.95
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                                                                          “The question of human procreation, like every other question which touches human life, involves more than … biology, psychology, demography or sociology. It is the whole man and the whole mission to which he is called that must be considered: both its natural, earthly aspects and its supernatural, eternal aspects.” – Pope Paul VI, Humanae Vitae Pope Paul VI’s prophetic encyclical Humanae Vitae, issued in 1968, presented the Church’s consistent teachings on marriage and contraception to the...

                                                                          I Thank God For You Book
                                                                          Price: $15.95
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                                                                            I Thank God for You A Parent's Prayers Come True. Lovingly written from a parent to a child, this book expresses the many prayers and thanks offered to God as the child grows. It's also a reminder that even though the child is an adult, and so many prayers have come true, a parent never stops asking God to care for them. Hardcover. 80 pages. 4.375" x 6.75"

                                                                            Look It Up!  Over 600 Definitions for Catholic Kids and Their Parents and Teachers
                                                                            Price: $12.95
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                                                                              This dictionary explains important words of the Catholic faith. Set up in a kid-friendly format, Look It Up! incorporates clip art and pronunciation aids to promote learning. This book is perfect for kids ages 10 - 14, and their parents and teachers looking for quick responses to those difficult questions kids ask! An indispensable resource for Catholic families, libraries, schools, and parishes. Winner of a Catholic Press Association Award!

                                                                              Mad Isnt Bad:A Childs Book About Anger
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                                                                              Price: $7.95
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                                                                                You can be angry-and still be good. That�s normal. Through understanding what anger feels like and what triggers it, we can learn and teach healthy ways to handle it. �Mad Isn�t Bad� offers kids a positive and honest view of anger-and what to do with it. Written by Michaelene Mundy. Illustrated by R.W. Alley. 32 pages; 8? x 8?. Softcover; full-color illustrations throughout.

                                                                                Motherhood: An Extraordinary Vocation
                                                                                Price: $16.95
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                                                                                  Ours is not a culture that publicly appreciates motherhood, and it is time for that to change. Feminism, while winning certain victories for women, has wrongly left motherhood behind. Many women today, including faithful Catholics, are ambivalent about motherhood or see it as something that will compromise their careers, lives, and happiness. In Motherhood: An Extraordinary Vocation, Dr. Kathryn Rombs invites women to enter this vocation or reengage with it, newly aware of its meaning, beauty,...

                                                                                  Parenting with Grace, 2nd Edition Updated & Expanded Dr. Gregory Popcak and Lisa Popcak
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                                                                                  Price: $14.95
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                                                                                    Would you like to raise almost perfect kids? Family therapist and parent Gregory Popcak and his wife, Lisa, are back with their second edition of Parenting with Grace: The Catholic Parents' Guide to Raising almost Perfect Kids. This latest updated version continues to guide parents through each stage of child development, from infancy through adolescence, offering additional age-specific advice on "parenting with grace." Practical, faithful, and humorous, Parenting with Grace will help you...

                                                                                    Parenting Your Kids with Grace (Birth to Age 10) Dr. Greg and Lisa Popcak
                                                                                    Price: $15.95
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                                                                                      Believe it or not, the Catholic family isn’t primarily a human institution. It’s a divine one. By uniting with the sacramental life of the Church, your common, ordinary, crazy family becomes something sacred, a “domestic church." Family therapist and parent Gregory Popcak and his wife, Lisa, are back with Parenting Your Kids with Grace. Building on their best-selling book Parenting with Grace, first published twenty years ago, this new volume draws on the same parenting principles and provides...

                                                                                      Parenting Your Teens and Tweens with Grace (Ages 11 to 18) Dr. Greg and Lisa Popcak
                                                                                      Price: $15.95
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                                                                                        Being a parent of adolescents is tough work. Trying to raise faithful teens and tweens can seem like an impossible mission. Today’s Catholic parents need access to the best tools and most up-to-date research to help them fully cooperate with God’s grace. That’s what Dr. Greg and Lisa Popcak seek to help you do in Parenting Your Teens and Tweens with Grace. Building on their best-selling book Parenting with Grace, first published twenty years ago, this new volume draws on the same parenting...

                                                                                        Prayers For Married Couples
                                                                                        Price: $8.99
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                                                                                          Prayers for the Domestic Church A Handbook for Worship in the Home Author: Edward M. Hays
                                                                                          Price: $18.95
                                                                                          Item #: 88604 -

                                                                                            Prayers for the Domestic Church A Handbook for Worship in the Home Author: Edward M. HaysFirst published in 1979, this groundbreaking and bestselling book established Edward Hays as a pioneering spiritual writer and teacher. This new edition with a new preface by the author celebrates the “domestic church”—a family worshiping together at home—with a collection of prayers and blessings that remain as fresh and creative today as they were over twenty-five years ago. With blessings for birthdays,...

                                                                                            Raising An Original
                                                                                            Price: $16.99
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                                                                                              Raising an Original, by popular speaker and blogger Julie Lyles Carr, will help parents discover their children’s God-given gifts, find the distinctive temperament of each child, and help them set their child on the path of God’s purpose. With practical tools and assessments, readers will better understand themselves and their unique child. Parents and those who work with children will find inspiration and practical tools for raising children based on each child's unique gifts and talents....

                                                                                              Raising Catholic Kids For Their Vocations by John & Claire Grabowski
                                                                                              Price: $24.95
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                                                                                                A practical guide for parents who want to form their children in the faith.The mission of every married couple is to generously welcome children as gifts from God…then what?As any parent knows, raising children is beautiful, exhausting, and often bewildering. And then we have their vocations to think about. It’s the job of parents to raise children who are able to cultivate the gift of Faith and really listen to what God is calling them to do with their lives.While God gives all the grace and...

                                                                                                Raising Chaste Catholic Men
                                                                                                Price: $14.95
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                                                                                                  *NEW* Expanded 2nd edition includes:* Forewords by Jason Evert and Father Dwight Longenecker.* Afterword by Anthony Esolen* Expanded throughout--34 more pages than the 1st edition to address the rapidly changing culture!Anxiety among Catholic mothers is sky high. How do we teach our sons to be chaste when a sex-obsessed culture is ready to drag our boys into the pit at every turn? All we want to do is protect the innocence of our little ones and the honor of our teens, yet the snares of...