Rhonda Ortiz, mother of an autistic son, reviews Special Children, Blessed Fathers by Randy Hain: a book that will benefit mothers as well as fathers.
Browsing: Book Review
Do you need a little help in little help jump-starting your morning prayer? Michele Faehnle shares about the latest Catholicmom.com book – “The Catholic Mom’s Prayer Companion: A Book of Daily Reflections,” edited by Lisa Hendey and Sarah Reinhard. This book can help you start your morning off right!
Mary Lou Rosien reviews “From Grief to Grace,” a book that outlines practical steps to find a way to grace and joy, rather than remaining in the darkness of grief.
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.
Stuart Dunn reviews “Hope for the World” by Cardinal Burke, who is not afraid to speak his mind and tell the rest of the world what he believes is wrong and how to fix it.
“Champions of the Rosary: The History and Heroes of a Spiritual Weapon” by Fr. Donald Calloway has three parts: a detailed history of the rosary, profiles of twenty-six champions of the rosary, and information on praying the rosary. Patrice Fagnant-MacArthur offers her take on the book.
The doctrine of human deification is not an easy one to grasp, but it is a fascinating one to study. Stuart Dunn recommends Called to be the Children of God.
Stuart Dunn reviews two books from Ignatius Press that are ideal First-Communion gifts: My Catholic Bible and A Missal for Children.
Kathy Labosh, the parent of two children on the autism spectrum, knows first hand how difficult it can be to get special-needs children’s religious needs met. She offers a blueprint to other special needs religious education teachers in “The Child with Autism Learns about Faith,” reviewed by Patrice Fagnant-MacArthur.
CatholicMom.com contributors Erika Marie, Michele Faehnle, and Tiffany Walsh gush over their favorite books together on this week’s CatholicMom.com’s CM Hangout Podcast.