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Advent: A Family Celebration: Prayers and Activites for Each Day
Author: Julie Walters
Product Code: BAFCE4
Enjoy the wealth of Advent traditions, such as the Advent wreath and the Jesse tree, while sharing Scripture, meditations, reflections and prayer with family members of all ages.
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Dictionary Of Biblical Theology: Leon Dufour
Product Code: BDUFR5
This Dictionary presents the key theological concepts of the Bible in a way helpful to both the scholar and average reader.
Living as a Beloved Daughter of God: A Faith-Sharing Guide for Catholic Women
Product Code: BGSTE4
This sixteen-session faith sharing guide will help women come to deeper understanding of their identity in Christ while also helping them to gain a renewed perspective of their varied roles as wives, mothers, sisters, and daughters.
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An Invitation to the Contemplative Life
Author: Wayne Simsic
Product Code: BTM1E6
Thomas Merton, a twentieth-century Trappist monk, wrote passionately about spirituality in a way that speaks to the hearts of men and women today. Merton's gift to all of us is this simple message: the contemplative experience, which uncovers our unity with the Lord and a new vision of life, is not only for monks but for all Christians.
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Mighty in Power: The Miracles of Jesus
Author: Jeanne Kun
Product Code: BTWBE6
Mighty in power, Jesus confronted sickness and sin—even death—with the sovereign authority that was his as the Son of God. His miracles were signs that communicated his Fatherss love and compassion and drew men and women to faith in him.

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Praying Through Our Losses: Meditations for Those Who are Grieving
Author: Wayne Simsic
Product Code: BCFHE7
Grief is the painful process of adjusting to a loss. This collection of meditations is designed for anyone experiencing loss, whether it be the death of a loved one or the loss of health, financial security, or relationships. Each reflection focuses on a different topic, moving readers from acknowledging pain and loss to healing and new life.
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Everything is Grace: The Life and Way of Thérèse of Lisieux
Product Code: BSTLE7
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Thérèse of Lisieux has been called the greatest saint of modern times, but some view her spirituality as sentimental and syrupy. Joseph F. Schmidt, FSC, dispels that notion by contending that Thérèse's "little way" is really the gospel message—a message that can best be understood in the context of her life.

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Heart To Heart With God: Six Ways To Empower Your Prayer Life
Product Code: BTWEE8
Heartfelt prayer is effective! In Heart to Heart with God, readers explore six attitudes or actions that will bring passion and life to their prayer and give them confidence that God still acts powerfully in the world today. Deacon Ralph Torrelli shows us how to pray the deepest desires of our hearts and how to arm ourselves to fight the spiritual battles of the Christian life. He also encourages prayer that is persistent, bold, expectant, and specific, and includes real-life testimonies of God's amazing responses to such prayers.
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Your Life in the Holy Spirit: What Every Catholic Needs to Know and Experience
Author: Dr Alan Schreck
Product Code: BHASE7
Your Life in the Holy Spirit offers a popular and comprehensive explanation of the role of the Holy Spirit in the Christian life. In this book, a new edition of Hearts Aflame, best-selling author Alan Schreck presents the Spirit as the "friend closest to our heart", who leads us in prayer, directs our mind with truth, and makes us holy.

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Food From Heaven: The Eucharist In Scripture
Author: Jeanne Kun
Product Code: BTWCE7
The third in the popular Keys to the Bible series from The Word Among Us, Food from Heaven will help readers navigate through the Bible to understand and appreciatethe foundation of eucharistic worship.
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Following Mary to Jesus: Our Lady as Mother, Teacher, and Advocate
Product Code: BMRYE8
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In his trademark warm and friendly style, popular speaker and author Fr. Andrew Apostoli shows us the important roles that Mary plays in the lives of Christian disciples. Fr. Apostoli focuses on three specific ways Mary leads us to Jesus—as mother, teacher, and advocate
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Praying Our Experiences: An Invitation To Open Our Lives To God
Product Code: BSM4E8
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God wants us to share our lives and our hearts with him. In this updated and expanded edition of a spiritual classic, Christian Brother Joseph Schmidt gently leads us to recognize that honest reflection before God on the ordinary experiences of our lives is the very means of our spiritual growth. As we speak to God about our personal story, we can explore the significance of our unrest, our joys, our fears, and our hopes. Then the Holy Spirit will lead us to self-knowledge and the freedom to accept and appreciate ourselves and our lives as they are. This book goes beyond any specific way of praying to the very heart of prayer: intimacy with God.
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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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Holy Spirit, Make Your Home in Me: Biblical Meditations on Receiving the Gift of the Spirit
Product Code: BHSPE9
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In this moving book, Fr. George Montague invites us to welcome the Holy Spirit into our hearts in fresh, new ways. Both an eminent bible scholar and a humble pastor, Fr. Montague meditates here on the gift of the Holy Spirit in Scripture. He combines biblical interpretation with warmly described personal experience and the inspiring testimony of others to show us how God's gift of the Spirit is meant to powerfully transform our lives.


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When Life Doesn't Go Your Way: Hope for Catholic Women Facing Disappointment and Pain
Author: Katrina Zeno
Product Code: BWGCE9
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When we are faced with a change in the script-whether that be a loss of a loved one, a dream, our health, or some other tragic event-how do we respond in faith? Retreat speaker and author Katrina J. Zeno wants us to have a heart of hope, one that presses into God and stays connected instead of drawing away during difficult times.

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The Compact Catholic Prayer Book
Product Code: BCPBE8
Our recently updated edition of The Compact Catholic Prayer Book includes the new translation of several prayers used at Mass. The Compact Catholic Prayer Book combines the traditional prayers of the Catholic faith with newly written prayers for contemporary concerns. Catholics will use this handy treasury of prayers each day.

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Thérèse's Little Way (Pamphlet)
Product Code: BPAMT8
This easy to read 32 page booklet will show you the beauty of St. Thérèse's life and how she learned to love others and trust in the Lord, no matter what the circumstances.
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42 Bible Stories For Little Ones: From Creation to Pentecost
Author: Su Box   Illustrator: Graham Round
Product Code: BQBAE8
Beginning with how God made the world and ending with the coming of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost, this childrens book relates the key stories of the Bible with color, emotion, and excitement. Each story is long enough to accurately reflect the biblical account but short enough to hold a child's interest.
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Jesus Speaks to Me on My First Holy Communion
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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Compendium of the Catechism of the Catholic Church
Product Code: BCATEP
This 200-page volume offers a quick synopsis of the essential contents of the faith as promulgated in the Catechism of the Catholic Church. Like the 1992 Catechism, the Compendium has a four-part structure, and includes a section on common prayers and Catholic doctrinal formulas.
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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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