Browsing: Book Notes
Nicole Ernest reviews a fantastic new book called Rosaries Aren’t (Just) For Teething, a compilation of Catholic women’s reflections on the mysteries of the Rosary. This book reminds readers that God is drawing us closer to Him through each and every messy and beautiful moment.
This week we’re discussing Chapter 4 and Surrendering Judgment to Peace from Unleashed, by Sonja Corbitt. What could pain and conflict possibly have to do with healing and peace? Erin McCole Cupp invites readers to walk with her through this exciting chapter.
Sister Margaret Kerry, fsp reviews the historical novel Blood of a Stone, in which you journey with Demotrios, a escaping slave, as you move across the Empire toward Galilee and Jerusalem. Of course we expect to meet Jesus. How Demotrios meets Jesus is quite different than you can imagine.
Stuart Dunn reviews The Story of the Bible, a comprehensive education program from TAN Books. Geared toward homeschooling families, this program would also be valuable to families wishing to supplement their children’s religious education at home.
Matthew Kelly, founder of Dynamic Catholic, announces his upcoming book, Rediscover Jesus: “If there is one person we should each get to know in a deeply personal way, it is Jesus.”
Rhonda Ortiz reviews Faith Beginnings: Family Nurturing From Birth Through Preschool, a book offering parents and faith formation directors practical advice for presenting the faith to infants and toddlers.
This week we’re discussing Chapter 3 from Unleashed, by Sonja Corbitt. Sarah Damm shares her thoughts on facing (and conquering) our predominant fault. She also conveys the reality that God loves us in our predominant fault, but loves us too much to want us to stay there.
Ignatius Press and Magnificat have teamed up to publish 3 new books for children, on the Mass, the saints and the Rosary.
Is the Rosary only for old ladies? Abbey Dupuy reviews a new picture book that hopes to promote a love of the Rosary for people of all ages, especially children.