A new book is always a welcome Christmas gift. Barb Szyszkiewicz, OFS reviews 4 inspiring reads for children from Pauline Books & Media.
We all know Pope Francis is from Argentina, but there is more to our remarkable shepherd than his country of origin and that he enjoys riding the bus. Kate Taliaferro reviews “Pope Francis Takes the Bus” and finds that there is so much more to know and love about our pontiff.
Stuart Dunn reviews what he considers the definitive biography of Bl. Pier Giorgio Frassati, new from Ignatius Press.
In “Praying with Mother Teresa,” Susan Conroy offers her own reflections along with quotes and letters from Mother Teresa, prayers from Mother Teresa’s own prayer collection, as well as photos of the saint, her sisters, and the people they serve. Patrice Fagnant-MacArthur reviews this new book published to coincide with Mother Teresa’s canonization.
Lisa Hendey shares her interview with María Ruiz Scaperlanda, author of the new book “The Shepherd Who Didn’t Run” which details the life of Father Stanley Rother.