Browsing: spiritual reading
Marge Fenelon’s book teaches mothers how to develop a closer relationship with Mary while growing in Marian virtues. Hannah Christensen highly recommends “Imitating Mary, Ten Marian Virtues for the Modern Mom” as a must-read for moms.
Do you struggle with St. Paul’s call to “pray without ceasing?” (1 Thess 5:17). Kate Taliaferro reviews Julie Cragon’s new book, Talking to God, which is full of unique prayers for your day, your family, your triumphs, your sorrows and everything in between.
Meg Matenaer reviews Jeff Cavins’s new book When You Suffer: Biblical Keys for Hope and Understanding, a practical guide that helps us both understand the great value of our suffering and how we can unite our suffering to Christ’s by living our pain with great charity.
Bishop Robert Barron explains why he recommends Fr. Robert Spitzer, SJ’s new book, The Soul’s Upward Yearning.
Steve Dawson’s new book, Catholic Street Evangelization, illustrates the missionary calling of all baptized Christians, including Catholics. It reveals the joy and fulfillment that come to those who humbly yet boldly share the good news of God’s mercy with others.
Sarah Damm observes that many saintly people were profoundly impacted after reading spiritual works, including St. Augustine, St. Ignatius of Loyola, and St. Edith Stein. Perhaps this Lent, we can be, too. Check out her 5 recommended Lenten reads!
Ave Maria Press has three new Lenten resources to help deepen your spiritual experience of Lent. Patrice Fagnant-MacArthur introduces us to Bringing Lent Home with Pope Francis, Sacred Reading for Lent 2016, and Stations of the Cross with the Eucharistic Heart of Jesus.