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Divine Renovation Apprentice: Learning to Lead a Disciple-Making Parish
Author: Fr. Simon Lobo
Product Code: BDRBE8
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Transforming a parish is challenging, demanding, and sometimes messy work. In Divine Renovation Apprentice, Fr. Simon Lobo breaks open his experience as an associate pastor working on the renewal of St. Benedict Parish in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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Ablaze: 5 Essential Paradigm Shifts for Parish Renewal
Product Code: BCHAE9
Drawing from decades of experience and service to over a hundred parishes, Deacon Keith Strohm breaks down the often complex and overwhelming task of parish renewal using a simple-to-understand framework that can help put your community on the path to vitality.

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So, What is the Good News?
Product Code: BPAMG9
There is a lot of good news when it comes to our Catholic faith. Jesus transformed the world and continues to transform us! This pamphlet will remind your parishioners that they were created for God’s love, mercy, and grace.

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Why Do I Go to Mass Anyway?
Product Code: BPAMW9
It is not unusual to find Catholics who go to Mass because it was what they were taught to do or because they want to set a good example for their children. While these reasons are a good start, there is so much more waiting for them at the Mass. This pamphlet is designed to give people a new outlook and renewed hope, with effective and life-changing Catholic wisdom and practice.

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Discovering the God We Call Father: A Catholic Bible Study on The Lord's Prayer
Author: Rich Cleveland
Product Code: BJY7E8
In the Our Father, we are praying to God with words given to us by God. Yet how often do we pray the Our Father without a conscious understanding of what we ask of him? Popular author Rich Cleveland helps readers explore the meaning behind the words—and the meaning this prayer has for our lives as children of a loving Father.
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ENCOUNTERING JESUS IN EUCHARISTIC ADORATION
Product Code: BPAME1
Encountering Jesus in Eucharistic Adoration examines the "divine logic" behind Eucharistic adoration and some of the miracles that strengthen our faith in Jesus' real presence in the Eucharist.
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The Way, Part 2: Leader/Individual
Product Code: BEC7E1
In this second volume of The Way, we continue to reflect on our call to know and follow Jesus, particularly through the Eucharist, ongoing conversion (including the Sacrament of Reconciliation), the community of faith, and our call to mission.

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The Way, Part 2: Small Group User Guide
Product Code: BEC7E2
In this second volume of The Way, we continue to reflect on our call to know and follow Jesus, particularly through the Eucharist, ongoing conversion (including the Sacrament of Reconciliation), the community of faith, and our call to mission.

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What Does Jesus Want You To Know This Lent?
Author: Christlife
Product Code: BPAMC3
In a world filled with confusing messages, struggling to know God, this Scripture based pamphlet reveals the lifechanging story of God’s love for each person. Make this a transformation Lent by sharing this vital message with your community. See the faith of people in your community awakened to the good news of the gospel!
What Does Jesus Want You to Know?
Author: Christlife
Product Code: BPAMC5
In a world filled with confusing messages, struggling to know God, this Scripture based pamphlet reveals the lifechanging story of God’s love for each person. Share this vital message with your community and experience their faith awakened to the good news of the gospel!
Why Does the Resurrection Matter?
Author: Christlife
Product Code: BPAMC7
For so many people, the resurrection is an historic story, but for the most part removed from their lives.  Yet, the resurrection is the most pivotal, most powerful, and significant event in the history of mankind, and has the power to transform our lives.  This Easter share the real and life-changing reason we celebrate Easter.
The Practice of Healing Prayer: A How-to Guide for Catholics
Product Code: BGHTE8
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Most Catholics did not grow up learning how to pray with others for healing or expecting that their prayers could be powerful and transformative. Francis MacNutt, an early leader in the Catholic charismatic renewal and head of Christian Healing Ministries, encourages Catholics to do both.

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Conversing with God in Scripture: A Contemporary Approach to Lectio Divina
Author: Stephen J Binz
Product Code: BLDVE8
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In this practical and inspirational book, Stephen Binz shows how we can read and reflect on Scripture in ways that enable us to hear God speaking to us in our thoughts and hearts. He explains how to converse with God in prayer, which will lead to contemplation and life-changing action. with a clarity that all will welcome, Binz explains the elements, characteristics, and benefits of lectio divina.
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The R Father: 14 Ways to Respond to the Lord's Prayer
Author: Mark Hart
Product Code: BTRFE9
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The Lord's Prayer is so familiar to us that we risk reciting it, not praying it. Popular Catholic speaker and author Mark Hart says that the Our Father is an invitation into a daily relationship with God and suggests 14 ways we can respond to him in this prayer.

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Jesus Speaks to Me on My First Holy Communion
Author: Angela Burrin   Illustrator: Maria Cristina Lo Cascio
Product Code: BQBBE9
In this unique gift book, Jesus speaks warmly and lovingly to children who are receiving him in the Eucharist for the first time. In twelve scenes from Scripture, from Creation to Pentecost, Jesus explains that it is his Father's plan for each child to be part of their family of love. He invites the child to be his friend and to draw close to him in the Eucharist and in prayer.
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Conversing with God in Lent: Praying the Sunday Mass Readings with Lectio Divina
Author: Stephen J Binz
Product Code: BLDVE0
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Lectio divina is an ancient spiritual practice that can help us to hear God speaking to us through the words of Scripture. In this book, respected biblical scholar Stephen J. Binz chooses Lectionary readings during Lent, and then he leads readers through the steps of lectio divina.

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