Book Reviews

Bible insights for everyday Catholics: Mother Angelica's wisdom about living the Scriptures

Book Reviews

Jul 3, 2021

By Alejandro Bermudez

A book review of Mother Angelica's Living the Scriptures. Read more

A true American hero who exchanged the cape for the collar: Fr. Aloysius Schwartz  

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Jun 22, 2021

By Alejandro Bermudez

The only challenge in reading a compelling new biography of Fr. Aloysius Schwartz, a Washington, D.C. native, is that it... Read more

“E” is for Eucharist: A Catholic children's ABC book

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Jun 21, 2021

By Alejandro Bermudez

If you are looking for a children’s book to catechize your children on major Catholic themes, “E” is for Eucharist... Read more

Stronger than Steel: The soldiers who wrote to St. Thérèse

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Jun 7, 2021

By Alejandro Bermudez

While many know the Little Flower’s “Story of a Soul” and the numerous letters she wrote during her short life,... Read more

How Catholic parents can save the world

Book Reviews

Jun 6, 2021

By Alejandro Bermudez

TAN Books’ "Parents of the Saints," by author Patrick O'Hearn is a great resource for Catholic parents. O'Hearn does not... Read more

The Master Pyschologist cover

Dr. Guarendi explains how Christ himself is the source of Christian psychology

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Jun 1, 2021

By Alejandro Bermudez

Dr. Ray Guarendi is probably the most sought after Catholic psychologist, not only because of his uncompromised Christian approach to... Read more

Contagious Faith

Was closing down churches the best Catholic reaction to COVID? Not for a seasoned Catholic journalist

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May 24, 2021

By Alejandro Bermudez

Philip F. Lawler is not only a seasoned Catholic journalist, but a bona fide Catholic polemicist. If you don't know... Read more

Little Office of Baltimore

Stately, Elevating, Compact: The Little Office of Baltimore can be a big plus for one’s prayer life

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May 11, 2021

By Kelsey Wicks

Tan Books is releasing a newly revised redux of the manual of prayers published by the Third Plenary Council of... Read more

The Vulnerary of Christ

The strange, fascinating story of a Catholic book no one should miss

Book Reviews

May 3, 2021

By Alejandro Bermudez

The story of The Vulnerary of Christ could have been written by a Catholic-friendly Dan Brown. How it ended up... Read more

Catholic Stories of Faith and Hope

Catholic Stories of Faith and Hope: How God brings Good out of Suffering

Book Reviews

Apr 19, 2021

By Alejandro Bermudez

Why do bad things happen to good people? It’s a dilemma that has haunted every community that has believed in... Read more

Catholic Social Teaching Collection

Want to know more about Catholic Social Teaching? Here’s a primer

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Apr 9, 2021

By Alejandro Bermudez

A Catholic president who prays the rosary and receives Holy Communion, but opposes fundamental teachings of the Catholic Church has... Read more

Annotated Bible

Annotating the Scriptures? This new Bible will provide plenty of room… and inspiration

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Mar 31, 2021

By Alejandro Bermudez

Most of us Catholics have a love relationship with that worn down, annotated, highlighted and dog-eared Bible. That unique Bible... Read more

Holy Mysteries! 12 Investigations into Extraordinary Cases

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Mar 25, 2021

By Jenny Uebbing

A few weeks ago while making the circle around our block, a friendly neighbor lady synched up with the snail’s... Read more

New children’s book blends the genius of two beloved Catholic artists during the season of Resurrection

Book Reviews

Mar 16, 2021

By Jenny Uebbing

Fans of beloved children's illustrator Tomie DePaola will be delighted by this newly released imprint of an Easter title; his... Read more

Laying #Rules For Engagement in the digital minefield 

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Mar 1, 2021

By

I must confess to an interior eye roll when I first picked up the slim, colorful volume emblazoned with the... Read more

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Book Review - "Plan of Life: Habits to Help You Grow Closer to God"

Book Reviews

Feb 23, 2018

By Andrea Picciotti-Bayer

Praise abounds for Father Roger Landry's engaging book, Plan of Life: Habits to Help You Grow Closer to God. Heavy-hitters... Read more

'Cracks in the Sidewalk' -- a charming new children's bedtime story

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Oct 10, 2015

By Hillary Mast

How do you talk to a child about God? How can complex theological teachings that have taken centuries to define... Read more

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What do we need to be truly happy?

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Jul 24, 2015

By Chris Gilbert

Who among us does not long for lasting happiness?  This universal desire is ever present, yet so many today are... Read more

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'Saint John Paul the Great' offers a fresh perspective on the new saint

Book Reviews

Apr 2, 2015

By Chris Gilbert

Can you sum up the life of a great saint who changed the world?  Can you adequately convey the impact... Read more

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Elizabeth: A Holy Land Pilgrimage

Book Reviews

Aug 23, 2013

By Lisa Hendey

Beth Gantry, Liz, Elizabeth...the main character of Elizabeth: A Holy Land Pilgrimage is many things to many people. In the... Read more