Tommy Tighe shares highlights from his upcoming book, “Catholic Hipster: The Next Level,” including a preview of a chapter about J.R.R. Tolkien and faith.
Browsing: Book Notes
Deanna Bartalini reviews a new book from Ignatius Press, “Hans Urs von Balthasar and the Ignatian Spiritual Exercises.”
St. Teresa’s Online Book Club announces its fall selection: “Becoming Women of the Word” by Sarah Christmyer. Join the Facebook group to participate.
Barb Szyszkiewicz reviews a new organizing book by CatholicMom contributor Lisa Lawmaster Hess: “Know Thyself,” new from Our Sunday Visitor.
What can families learn from the celibate witness of priests? Sr. Margaret Kerry, fsp, reviews “Why Celibacy,” by Fr. Carter Griffin.
This month’s Catholic Teen Books Faith Through Fiction focuses on courage, featuring author Katy Huth Jones.
Barb Szyszkiewicz, OFS, reviews “The Handy Little Guide to the Holy Spirit,” a simple and clear booklet for anyone who wants to love the Holy Spirit more.
Amanda Villagómez leads the Summer Book Club discussion of chapters 5 and 6 of Maria Morera Johnson’s “Our Lady of Charity.”
A book to read with music by your side: Barb Szyszkiewicz, OFS, reviews “Fifteen Spirituals That Will Change Your Life.”
Enter to win our giveaway of “Spirit and Life: The Holy Sacraments of the Catholic Church,” from Sophia Institute Press.
Maria V. Gallagher leads the Summer Book Club discussion of chapters 3 and 4 of Maria Morera Johnson’s “Our Lady of Charity.”
A new book by Dr. Matthew Levering explains why the Catholic Church continues to teach marital indissolubility and addresses contemporary challenges to that teaching.