Books & more:
Creating the Cult of St. Joseph: Art and Gender in the Spanish Empire
by Charlene Villasenor Black
A very interesting and informative book with numerous photos depicting Saint Joseph in various ways. It is an excellent compilation of Saint Joseph imagery and the history of reviving the cult to Saint Joseph.
Saint Joseph Altars by Kerri McCaffety
This photographic tribute displays the rich cultural tradition behind New Orleans’ St. Joseph altars and their delicious dishes. While examining the spiritual significance of the altars and the accompanying foods, McCaffety also discusses their cultural importance to both Sicilian Americans and the people of New Orleans. Hardcover.
Saint Joseph :
His Life and His Role in the Church Today
by Louise Bourassa Perrotta, Benedict J. Groeschel
Saint Joseph: Shadow of the Father by Andrew Doze
Saint Joseph "Guardian of the Redeemer
by Rev. Tarcisio Stramare, Rev. Paul J. Pavese (Translator)
Apostolic Exhortation of Pope John Paul II on St. Joseph: "Guardian of the Redeemer" (August 15, 1989); and Reflections by Fr. Tarcisio Stramare, O.S.J.
St. Joseph and the Triumph of the Saints
by Thomas W. Petrisko
While St. Joseph was surpassed by many saints in achievements such as prophetic power, signs, and wonders, the hidden life of St. Joseph triumphs over all as the silent path to perfection. Learn how St. Joseph has been given to the world as the model for all fathers, and how, like St. Joseph, may other great saints have contributed to the coming, 'Triumph of the Immaculate Heart!'
The Life of Saint Joseph by Maria Cecilia Baij, P. Odo Staudinger (Intro.), Pascal P. Parente (Preface)
Saint Joseph lived his life hidden in the Divine Light of Sacred Mysteries. He was a living prayer of faith and trust and dedication. Read this beautiful account of St. Joseph's life, as revealed by Jesus to Sr. Maria Baij in 1736.
Good Saint Joseph by Lawrence G. Lovasik
A perfect way to introduce any child to St. Joseph.