A biography story of why the cardinal electors of the Church set aside political and diplomatic calculations to elect a Pope to lead the renewal and purification of the worldwide Church of our time.
Encouragement and daily Prayer.
In this frank memoir, Mattson chronicles his journey to and from a gay identity, finding peace in his true identity, as a man, made in the image and likeness of God. Part autobiography, part philosophy of life, and part a practical guide in living chastely, the book draws lessons from Mattson's search for inner freedom and integrity, sharing wisdom from his failures and successes.
Advent and Christmas wisdom from St Francis of Assisi compiled by John V Kruse. Daily meditations, Scripture readings, and action-orientated spiritual exercises based on the writings of this beloved saint. We are invited to find the great expression of God’s overflowing love through reflection and prayer.
This reader-friendly companion provides everything Catholics need for a richer experience of the Advent and Christmas seasons. Whether readers wish to follow a traditional, contemporary, or family programme of devotion and prayer for Advent and Christmas, this all-in-one resource will be a treasured guidebook.
This book offers a simple meditation from a well-know Christian writer from December 1st until 12 days after Christmas.
This Advent prepare to celebrate Jesus’ arrival as an infant in the small town of Bethlehem. Born into poverty, he brings us the good news that God loves us – and calls us to give of ourselves to others. Let the example of Pope Francis, as he models the humility & generosity of our Saviour, inspire you. Reflect on the Pope’s teachings, accompanied by scripture, prayer & action.
Pope Francis’s homilies & catechesis for the Masses & feasts of Advent & Christmastide are a wonderful way to prepare for a season that is full of a meaning that the world often overlooks.
Diane M Houdek One of the most beloved saints in history, Francis of Assisi had a special insight into the importance of the Incarnation.
St. Vincent de Paul was very faithful to meditation, which sets a good example for us in our busy world. Advent and Christmas Wisdom from St. Vincent de Paul endeavors to present his thoughts in a way that can help us to spend some quiet time meditating.
Vinyl binding gold blocked cover with pockets front and back. High standard of printing on quality art paper. Colours available: black, maroon and blue. Diary contents: personal information page, two years of calendars, monthly planner, general holidays. Church/special Holydays, Order of Mass, Rite of Communion by a Eucharistic Minister, one week per page, Psalter week references, addresses, notes and conversion tables. Size: 6.25” x 3.75”.