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Pray the Rosary Every Day
Author: Patricia TreeceNationally known author chronicles his remarkable life chiefly in the words of family members, friends and death camp survivors - including those of the man for whom Kolbe died. Special theme is to show how Kolbe exemplified the Franciscan ideal of "loving without limits," making him a true hero and inspiration for those o...
Author: Fr. Peter Stravinskas
The new catechism has been a success beyond imagining, having sold millions of copies worldwide. But its 803 pages can be intimidating to the everyday Catholic. In response, Father Peter has written a commentary on the major teachings of the catechism in a refreshing, faith-filled style that has made Father Peter on...
A translation from the Polish Fr. Dominic Wisz, OFM Conv.Thousands of copies sold worldwide. Contains spiritual and Marian insights of St. Maximilian Kolbe, a saint whom Pope Paul VI called "clairvoyant" because of Kolbe's anticipation of the Marian theology of the Second Vatican Council. An entire section of the work is devoted to the interior ...
Edited by Br. Robert Cook, OFM Conv.The conferences contained within this volume span nearly twenty years in the life of St. Maximilian Maria Kolbe. The bulk of these talks, however, date from two periods and locations - Niepokalanow, Poland and Nagasaki, Japan. Texts of these talks do not exist. The conferences which follow are transcriptions m...
Author: John Hammes, PHD
This book is an introduction to a form of prayer called meditation, which lies somewhere on a continuum between verbal prayer and mystical prayer. Such prayer is within the grasp of all who desire it. Soft cover. 80 pp.
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Author: Fr. William Most
Written by the Biblical scholar, Fr. William Most, this book is ideal for college students and all who want a deeper understanding of the Scriptures. It explains, from the perspective of Church teaching, such things as the historical accounts in the various books of the Bible, and the parameters under which Catholic Scr...
The inspiring story of St. Maximilian Kolbe, modern day hero, in a concise booklet format. A victim of atheistic ideology, St. Maximilian is now considered to be the patron of journalists, chemically addicted, pro-life movement and the family. Kolbe is truly the "patron of our difficult century" (Pope John Paul II). 15 photos. Soft cover. 45 pg....
St. Maximilian Kolbe's heroic martyrdom at the Nazi death camp of Auschwitz is world renowned. It is less known that the Polish Franciscan was a ground-breaking Marian Theologian. Pope Paul VI called Kolbe "clairvoyant" in his anticipation of the Marian theology of the Second Vatican Council. Pope John Paul II called him an "apostle of a new Mar...
This series of catechisms incorporates the worthwhile advances in psychology and pedagogy, as urged by the Vatican Council II. It rejects the aims of extreme geneticists, social engineers and educators who consider the individual only in the perspective of community living. We are concerned with the individual as a person, who is by nature a com...