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Rediscover Catholicism was first published as Rediscovering Catholicism in 2001. It spent more than seven years (364 weeks) consecutively on the Catholic Book Publishers Association bestsellers list before it was first used in the Dynamic Catholic Parish Book Program. In 2010, a revised and expanded version was published under the new title Rediscover Catholicism. Other than the Bible, it is the bestselling Catholic book in America ever!OVER THE PAST TWENTY YEARS, Matthew Kelly has seen more...
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Since his election, Pope Francis has captured the attention of media and the people. Transfixed by his charisma and the many firsts of his papacy � first pope from the Americas, first Jesuit Pope, and first to be named Francis � they are now eager to know the substance of the man. In 10 Things Pope Francis Wants You to Know, John L. Allen, Jr., veteran Vatican news analyst, author, and National Catholic Reporter Senior Correspondent, writes with intimacy and clarity, from the perspective of...
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Think you really know Church History? Think AgainThe Catholic Church is the longest-standing and the most universal of all institutions. The contributions made by Catholic men and women over the past 2000 years are most impressive, from a properly functioning calendar to the inventions of many things that we all take for granted today.In 101 Surprising Facts About Church History, Fr. Meconi, SJ walks readers through the most amazing achievements of Christ's Body on earth. From economic and...
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God s Word is many things instructive, historical, poetic. Yet to Jennifer Rothschild, the Bible is first and foremost a love letter. In 66 Ways God Loves You, she walks readers through each of the 66 books of the Bible and shows, in concise and meaningful ways, how each story is a reflection of God s love for His people.
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Most of us have seen A Christmas Carol dozens of times on stage and film. But when was the last time we actually read the book? Here is a wonderful new edition, complete with Dickens' original text, wonderful four-color drawings, and an insightful Introduction by storyteller and theologian John Shea. "A Christmas Carol is a classic precisely because it cannot be confined to a wintry Christmas Eve and Morn in nineteenth century England," Shea writes, "and it cannot be completely tamed by...
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Kate Merrick examines the Bible's gritty stories of resilient women as well as her own experience losing a child,a journey followed by more than a million on prayfordaisy.com,to reveal the reality of surprising joy and deep hope even in the midst of heartache.
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A positive and reasoned response to some of the most common accusations against the Catholic faith.The rise of secularism and the new atheists has led to many difficult questions being regularly posed about religion in general and the Catholic Faith in particular. This attractively illustrated booklet responds positively to questions about the existence of God, about science and faith, the Bible, the Church and the Sacraments and morality, setting out a reasoned defense of the truths of Faith...
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Father Dominic offers reflections on how one simple activity -- baking bread -- can teach us to grow spiritually and live more meaningfully. Gain insight from everyday activities and live fully through meditation and prayer. With five new recipes, including Ice Cream Muffins and Oatmeal Cookies (with a very special story). Paperback, 112 pages.Fr. Dominic Garramone is a priest and monk of Saint Bede Abbey in Peru, Illinois. Following a college education in theatre, he entered the monastery in...
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Breath of God; Living a Life Led by the Holy Spirit by Dave Pivonka, T.O.R.Drawing on more than thirty years of ministry experience, Father Dave Pivonka, T.O.R., walks readers through a new way of relating to the Holy Spirit by sharing personal encounters, including an experience that changed his life. What he learned along the way will lead readers to have their own unique encounter and discover the joy of living a life moved by the Spirit.Catholics know God as their father and Jesus as their...
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Called to Be the Children of God: The Catholic Theology of Human Deification by Carl E. Olson, David MeconiThis book gathers fourteen Catholic scholars to present, examine, and explain the often misunderstood process of "deification". The fifteen chapters show what "becoming God" meant for the early Church, for St. Thomas Aquinas and the greatest Dominicans, and for St. Francis and the early Franciscans. This book explains how this understanding of salvation played out during the Protestant...
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Features:Summary of Catholic teaching on sexuality from biblical times to our own.Presentation of principal elements of the teaching of Pope Benedict XVI on marriage in the early years of his pontificate.Discussion of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith's 2003 Considerations Regarding Proposals to Give Legal Recognition to Unions Between Homosexual Persons.Integration of more recent materials that clarify issues into the existing framework of the book. ...
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By popular request! These attractive and useful Ceremonial Folders are designed to hold one or two single sheets of 8.5 x 11 paper. The cover design features the exquisite two-tone stamped cross design with gold foil found on WLP's Series 1 Ceremonial Binders. Each folder holds one or two single sheets of paper that you can easily tuck into the grosgrain ribbon corner holders. Ideal for use by lectors (with intercessions placed on one side and parish announcements placed on the other), by...
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By Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, and Dorthy FirmanThe relationship between a mother and daughter is one of the most profound bonds in life. A mother feels her daughter's first kick during pregnancy, labors to bring her daughter into the world and watches as she takes her first breath of life. Similarly, a daughter opens up a new world and range of emotions to her mother, allowing her to feel an unconditional love she didn't know she possessed.
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What better way is there to become configured to Christ than by following in His footsteps? A pilgrimage to the Holy Land allows one to follow, quite literally, in Our Lord s footsteps, to discover His homeland and the cultural, linguistic, historical, and topographical landscapes that reveal so much about Jesus Christ.Come and See: A Catholic Guide to the Holy Land accompanies pilgrims through holy sites in Galilee, the Dead Sea, and Jerusalem. Contemplate the mysteries of Our Lord s earthly...
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Compassion in the face of pain, anguish, or unspeakable evil often produces confusion and bewilderment: How can someone endure such unjust suffering with such calm? Wouldn't it be more natural, and more proper, to not be calm at all? In Compassion, Christina Feldman draws over 30 years of experience as a Buddhist to explain how ordinary people are able to use compassion to overcome negative feelings like tragedy, pain, and terror. Feldman first examines compassion itself, using Buddhist texts...
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Beautifully illustrated pocket introduction to the Catholic Faithby Holden , Fr Marcus / Pinsent, Fr AndrewThis new, illustrated, pocket catechism offers a succinct and reliable introduction into the fullness of the Catholic faith. Drawing on Scripture and Tradition, and fully cross-referenced to the Catechism and Compendium. Paperback.
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Dear Dad is easy to personalize. This book features memorable quotations honoring a dad�s special role in the family. Add your own personal photo to cover.64 pages.
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Whether you are surrounded by the peaceful tranquility of an empty chapel or the anxiety-driven mad dash of the New York City rush hour, God is always there.He's there in the stillness. He's there in the chaos. Our call is to seek Him, find Him, and serve Him.As Archbishop of New York, Timothy Dolan knows only too well the many faces of Christ. Known for his devotion, dedication, and sense of humor, Dolan uses Doers of the Word to share a unique combination of simplicity, practicality, and...
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Author: NiNi Harris, Foreword by Charlie Brennan, Photo Editing by Don KorteSize: 8.5 x 11Binding: HardcoverPages: 160In this rich photographic history, author NiNi Harris follows the evolution of downtown St. Louis from colonial days when French traders and craftsmen planted maize on the prairies that stretched from Fourth Street west to Jefferson Avenue, to millennials and empty nesters living in castle-like warehouses converted into twentyfirst-century lofts.Downtown St. Louis recalls when...
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Today, decide to trust yourself. Decide to believe in your heart. Tell the small voice inside you�re giving it a chance. This vibrant gift book is a daily reminder for yourself or for any woman you love to be bold, be strong, and fight on. Hardcover 11.5 H" x 9"W 64 pages
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What makes you feel bright and vibrant and alive? Where do you find your happy? The answer to that question is yours. It is as unique and completely original as you are, and the answer you give today may not be the same as it will be tomorrow. With this book, discover that happiness is a day by day, hour by hour journey. Hardcover 11.5”H x 9”W 64 pages
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This is the start of a journey to recognize what is all around you�a life full of gifts, big and small. Each page is unique, with short prompts, thoughtful exercises, questions to consider, inspiring quotes, and plenty of space to reflect on what you�re grateful for. And along the way, you�ll create deeper connections with those around you, stronger resilience to stress, and a healthier, more satisfied life. It�s time to start your journey. Hardcover 7.25"H x 5.25"W 176 pages ...
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Over one year recounted in Flunking Sainthood, Riess failed twelve different spiritual practices. To her surprise, thought, she learned something important even from the ones she failed most spectacularly. In this new 365 daily devotional, readers who are looking for spiritual growth will find guidance, arranged according to monthly practices such as gratitude, generosity, prayer, Sabbath-keeping, and hospitality. Each dayÕs reading has a reflection from a contemporary or classic spiritual...
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This wry memoir tackles twelve different spiritual practices in a quest to become more saintly, including fasting, fixed-hour prayer, the Jesus Prayer, gratitude, Sabbath-keeping, and generosity. Although Reiss begins with great plans for success ("Really, how hard could that be?" she asks blithely at the start of her saint-making year), she finds to her growing humiliation that she is failing - not just at some of the practices, but at every single one. What emerges is a funny yet vulnerable...
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Longing for love, Zip ricochets from redheads to reporters to runners, from friends to flings to fianc�es until he finally finds the woman who shows him every moment matters. Inspired, Zip drops the microphone and rolls up his sleeves to serve those in sheltered workshops, inner city dwellings, and foster homes. Finally, a miracle from Our Lady of Guadalupe delivers Zip a new calling to use his media savvy to feed today�s spiritually-starved souls.With echoes of St. Augustine�s The Confessions...
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Food for Your Body, Your Soul, and Your Funnybone by Nun Other Than Sr. Karol JackowskiA not so typical cookbook from a not so typical nun!Karol Jackowski's thirty-eight years as a nun and twenty-five years as a food enthusiast come together in Good Cooking Habits. Sr. Karol's warmth, sense of humor, and love of good food jump off the page as she complements over 100 recipes with Catholic nostalgia, childhood memories, and humorous stories and anecdotes from her early years as a Sister. ...
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Millions love this devotional now beautifully packaged for women! Grace for the Moment has had a major impact on countless lives. With more than 3.5 million units sold, this devotional continues to touch lives as it emphasizes the help and hope of God in everyday moments.
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This book is a thoughtful gift for grandma that becomes a cherished family heirloom. Inside are questions to spark the memories of her life. Get to know grandma. Laugh with her, hear her stories and memories, and honor and celebrate her life. 80 pages.
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Unbelievers, doubters and skeptics continue to attack the truths of Christianity. Handbook of Catholic Apologetics is the only book that categorizes and summarizes all the major arguments in support of the main Christian beliefs, including key distinctively Catholic doctrines. Also included is a Protestant-friendly treatment of Catholic-Protestant issues. The Catholic answers to Protestant questions show how Catholicism is the fullness of the Christian faith.An expanded, Catholic edition of...
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A little buoyancy. A better day. A brighter outlook. What does it take? Just a few happy thoughts. This bright, contemporary gift book is the perfect mood lifter for just about anyone, from teenagers to retirees. Remind someone that the world is full of good things (like weekends), the bright side is on their side, and anything is possible... Sunshine, productivity, cake. Chipboard cover 6.25"H x 4.5"W 64 pages
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This is a book to inspire and celebrate your retirement. Filled with questions, inspirations, ideas, and activities to encourage new thinking and new possibilities, it celebrates everything you�ve accomplished so far and all that is still to come. Because this is your time. Here�s to your someday. Hardcover 10.125"H x 7.5"W 88 pages
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by Bishop Thomas John Paprocki Hockey-playing Catholic bishop Thomas J. Paprocki has a message for teens and young adults: athletics and fitness provide daily ways to connect with God. Bishop Paprocki weaves his unique personal story with eight athletic topics and connects them with a path to wholeness. Holy Goals for Body and Soul: Eight Steps to Connect Sports with God and Faith links lessons from the world of sports and fitness�especially the experiences of a Catholic bishop who plays ice...
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Holy Smokes! Golden Guidance from Notre Dame’s Championship Chaplain focuses on the life and winning advice of conservative clergyman, Fr. James Riehle. At his 2008 funeral mass, the university’s late president, Theodore Hesburgh, eulogized Riehle as “one of the great ones at Notre Dame, in a quiet way.”The compelling, humorous and entertaining stories in the book are entertaining and thoughtful. Anecdotes and endorsements for the book came from prominent athletes, coaches and broadcasters...
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Give your Dad the gift of a memory. Give him the gift of the stories you share, written in your own words. And when you�re finished, this book will be a keepsake�a commemoration of his love, his hard work, and everything he means to you.� Hardcover� 7�H x 5.75�W� 64 pages
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Give your Mom the gift of gratitude. Give her the gift of the stories you share, written in your own words. Whether you choose to complete this book in an afternoon or over the course of many days, when you�re finished, it will be a personal keepsake she will treasure for years to come.� Hardcover� 7�H x 5.75�W� 64 pages
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I Wrote a Book About You is designed to be filled out by you and given to someone special�a spouse, a sibling, a very good friend.Fun to complete (in under an hour!), creating a unique one-of-a-kind gift. 64 pages, 8"x 7 1/4" hardcover.
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What is the best way to comfort someone who has lost a loved one? Often, we can't even find the words to express the feeling overflowing in our hearts. This beautiful book of quotations is a gift that brings care and compassion for today and hope and healing for tomorrow. Clothbound 7.75” H x 7.75” W 80 pages
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As the first pope to be a member of the Jesuit religious order, to come from Latin America, and to take the papal name in honor of Saint Francis of Assisi, Pope Francis made history. The whole world watched as he bowed from the balcony in Saint Peter's Square, chose to reside in the Vatican guesthouse rather than the Papal Palace, hugged a disabled boy at Easter Mass, and washed the feet of inmates at a juvenile detention center during Holy Week. From these publicized events, we are already...
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Celebrate! Whether it's a birthday, a graduation, or a promotion. This inspirational message book if full of uplifting quotes! Perfect for any special occasion.48 pages.