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Book review: 2011 Catholic Almanac

2011 Catholic Almanac Our Sunday Vistor ©2011 ISBN 978-1-59276-786-1 Have you ever wanted a complete listing of Catholic shrines in the United States? Need a timeline of dates and events in Catholic history from the first century to the present? Perhaps you’re looking for a retreat center in Boise, Idaho, or you might just be…

Book review: Sharing Christ’s Priesthood

Sharing Christ’s Priesthood by Mike Aquilina Our Sunday Vistor ©2009 ISBN 1-59276-678-9 “We are all priests of God; each one of us called to serve God in our own way” Sharing Christ’s Priesthood is a light bible study that focuses on how we, as Catholics, share in Christ’s priesthood. Designed for use privately, or in…

Book review: St. Joseph, My Real Estate Agent

St. Joseph, My Real Estate Agent by Stephen J. Binz Servant Books ©2003 ISBN 1-56955-361-0 The intercession of St. Joseph is sought in all sorts of family matters, including the sale of a home. It is now a popular belief that burying a St. Joseph statue on your property can help you in the sale…

Book review: Fire of God’s Love

Fire of God’s Love – 120 Reflections on the Eucharist by Mike Aquilina Servant Books ©2009 ISBN 978-0-86716-923-2 The mystery of the Eucharist is something that has been pondered by the saints, noted theologians, and ordinary Catholics for centuries. Mike Aquilina’s Fire of God’s Love – 120 Reflections on the Eucharist, encourages and inspires the…

Book review: Our Lady of Guadalupe

Our Lady of Guadalupe — Mother of the Civilization of Love by Carl Anderson and Eduardo Chavez Doubleday ©2009 ISBN 978-0-385-52772-9 Mexico, 1531 was a land in need of evangelization and conversion. Although human sacrifices had been prohibited and many Atzec temples destroyed, missionary efforts were still not very successful. In Our Lady of Guadalupe…

Book review: Signs & Mysteries

Signs & Mysteries: Revealing Ancient Christian Symbols by Mike Aquilina illustrated by Lea Marie Ravotti Our Sunday Visitor ©2008 ISBN 978-1-59276-450-1 The early Christian Church survived hostility and persecution by using a variety of symbols to share their beliefs and stealthly decorate their tombs and places of worship. Simple, yet very special, these artistic creations…

Catholic Company accepting new reviewers

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