On the menu for CatholicMom.com’s Sunday Brunch, we have a sample of articles from the past week.
Lisa Hendey invites you to anticipate the New Year by adding our next Book Club selection to your “wish list” this Christmas! Join us as we strive to become “Saints in 16” by breaking open Maria Morera Johnson’s terrific new book.
Lisa Hendey takes a look at the new book Junípero Serra: Founder of the California Missions, a children’s resource on the life of California’s new saint.
Our choice of patron when receiving the Sacrament of Confirmation can lead to a lifetime of spiritual companionship and intercession. Tiffany Walsh describes how her unlikely choice of St. Cecilia has become a relationship of ever-deepening meaning and joy.
Stuart Dunn reviews a book of interviews and stories about St. John Paul II: you could feel his warmth, his humor, and his love for man and God leaping off the pages.
Marcellino D’Ambrosio offers a reflection for the Solemnity of All Saints. Holiness is not about what you do but with how much love you do it.
This week on CatholicMom.com’s CM Hangout Podcast, co-hosts Erika Marie, Gina Felter chat it up with our guest and CatholicMom.com contributor Meg Matenaer all about Saints and the “Hallowtide” this week with Halloween, All Saints’ Day, and All Souls’ Day.