Super Saints

Saint Padre Pio
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Series: Super Saints, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Account of the life of Saint Padre Pio who bore the wounds of Christ for 50 years. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to San Giovanni Rotondo, where Padre Pio lived and died and gathered the information contained here about his life and legacy. This ebook is a complete history of his life from his birth to his death.
Saint Anthony of Padua
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Series: Super Saints, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Padua Italy and gathered information about the life of Saint Anthony of Padua. They have done research and have a complete life of Saint Anthony in this condensed ebook. Saint Anthony of one of the most studied Saints.
Saint Faustina & Divine Mercy
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Series: Super Saints, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Faustina Kowalska is responsible for bringing the Divine Mercy devotion to the World. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Poland and Lithuania to get the information on the life of Saint Faustina and the history of the Divine Mercy Devotion.
Saint Francis of Assisi
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Series: Super Saints, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
The life of Saint Francis of Assisi the poor one of Assisi. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Assisi and over a few years gathered the information to produce this comprehensive ebook on the life of Saint Francis of Assisi.
Saint Ignatius of Loyola
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Series: Super Saints, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Ignatius of Loyola is the Founder of the Jesuits. Bob and Penny Lord trace his life from this beginnings in Spain through Paris to Rome and the history of the founding of the Jesuits.
Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
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Series: Super Saints, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton is one of America's Saints. Bob and Penny Lord trace her life from her birthplace near Ground Zero to Baltimore. She is a source of consolation to many Americans. Discover her struggles of her conversion and triumphs.
Saint Rita of Cascia
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Series: Super Saints, Book 7. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Rita of Cascia, wife, mother, Nun and Saint. What a combination. Bob and Penny Lord trace the life of this woman who lost her husband and two sons. Saint Rita is known also as the Saint of the Impossible.
Saint John Vianney the Cure of Ars
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Series: Super Saints, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint John Vianney is also known as the Cure of Ars. This simple man that became a priest in the small French town of Ars became world famous during his life. Bob and Penny Lord bring his life story to you in this ebook.
Saint Dominic Savio
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Series: Super Saints, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Dominic Savio was a young child that entered the oratory of Saint Don Bosco and became a Saint before he died as a teenager. Bob and Penny Lord present his life story for young people of today to ponder. His motto was, Death before Sin!
Saint John Bosco
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Series: Super Saints, Book 10. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,520. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint John Bosco aka Don Bosco was a Saint in the 19th century in Turin Italy. He has been called the pied piper of Turin due to his gathering all the orphans of the area. Bob and Penny Lord bring you this ebook detailing his life and some of his more famous dreams and visions.
Saint Edith Stein
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Series: Super Saints, Book 11. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Edith Stein was a Convert to Catholicism from the Jewish Faith. She became a Carmelite Nun and was gassed to death at Auschwitz. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Germany and Auschwitz to bring you this ebook about the life and death of Saint Edith Stein.
Saint Maria Goretti
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Series: Super Saints, Book 12. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Maria Goretti is the Saint of Purity. She refused to give up her purity and was murdered. Bob and Penny Lord travel to Italy to her birthplace and home near Rome to bring you the life of Saint Maria Goretti.
Saint Bernadette of Lourdes
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Series: Super Saints, Book 13. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Bernadette is the visionary of Lourdes, France. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Lourdes and Nevers, France to bring you the life of Saint Bernadette. This ebook is a complete condensed version of her life in Lourdes and then Nevers.
Saint Clare of Assisi
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Series: Super Saints, Book 14. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Clare of Assisi is Sister Moon to Brother Sun - Saint Francis. She is the foundress of the Poor Clare Franciscan Nuns. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Assisi and bring you this ebook on the life of Saint Clare of Assisi.
Saint Catherine of Siena
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Series: Super Saints, Book 15. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Catherine of Siena was born in Siena, Italy and became a Saint and Doctor of the Church. She was 33 years old when she died. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Siena and Rome and bring you the complete life of Saint Catherine in this ebook.
Saint Therese of Lisieux
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Series: Super Saints, Book 16. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Therese of Lisieux aka the Little Flower of Jesus was possibly the greatest Saint in the last 500 years. Bob and Penny Lord gathered information about this Saint and present a complete life story of her in this ebook.
Saint Teresa of Avila
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Series: Super Saints, Book 17. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,470. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Teresa of Avila was the Reformer of the Carmelite Order and proclaimed Doctor of the Church. Her writings are used to this day. Bob and Penny Lord present a complete life story in this ebook.
Saint John of the Cross
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Series: Super Saints, Book 18. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,390. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint John of the Cross was a Carmelite Reformer and Doctor of the Church. Bob and Penny traveled to Spain and many of the places in the life of Saint John of the Cross to bring this complete ebook on his life.
Saint Gemma Galgani
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Series: Super Saints, Book 19. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,960. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Gemma Galgani bore the wounds of the Stigmata in Lucca Italy. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Lucca and gathered the information to create this ebook on the life of Saint Gemma Galgani.
Saint Benedict
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Series: Super Saints, Book 20. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Benedict was the founder of Western Monasticism. He lived at the time of the Fall of the Roman Empire and civilization at that time. Bob and Penny Lord trace his life from Rome to Subiaco and then Montecassino. You may want to draw the parallels from that time to ours.
Blessed Anna Maria Taigi
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Series: Super Saints, Book 21. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,970. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Blessed Anna Maria Taigi lived during the time of Napoleon in Rome. She was gifted with unique gifts of Prophecy and other Divine Manifestations. Bob and Penny traveled to Rome and gathered the information for this fascinating ebook on the life of Blessed Anna Maria Taigi.
Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha
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Series: Super Saints, Book 22. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha, known as the Lily of the Mohawks was born of Native American parents near Auriesville, NY. She developed small pox which scarred her face. She lated moved to near Montreal and became a great holy person. Bob and Penny traveled to New York state and Montreal to gather the information about this American Saint.
Blessed Brother Andre
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Series: Super Saints, Book 23. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Blessed Brother Andre is known as the Miracle Worker of Montreal, Canada. He is responsible for the building of the Basilica dedicated to Saint Joseph atop the hill in Montreal. Bob and Penny researched his life and bring you this ebook on the life of Blessed Brother Andre.
Saint Louis Marie de Montfort
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Series: Super Saints, Book 24. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Louis Marie de Montfort is also known as the Slave of Mary. He is best known for his writings on True Devotion to Jesus through Mary. Bob and Penny traveled to France and captured his life in this ebook. Also included is his Total Consecration to Jesus through Mary and his prophecy for the end times.
Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque
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Series: Super Saints, Book 25. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,300. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque is responsible for bringing us the Sacred Heart Devotion. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Paray Le Monial France and gathered the information to bring you her life story and how the devotion to the Sacred Heart started in France.
Saint Veronica Giuliani
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Series: Super Saints, Book 26. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Veronica Giuliani was a Franciscan Nun in Italy near Assisi. She was given the Stigmata by our Lord and suffered many years. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Italy and discovered the life of this Franciscan Saint presented in this ebook.
Saint Joseph of Cupertino
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Series: Super Saints, Book 27. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Joseph of Cupertino is also known as the flying Saint. He had many gifts other than that of flight, he had the gift of prophecy, the gift of reading hearts and others. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Italy and documented this Saints incredible life and miracles.
Saint Gerard Majella
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Series: Super Saints, Book 28. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Gerard Majella is the Patron of Expectant Mothers. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Italy and his shrine at Materdomini and gathered the information in this ebook about the life of this great Saint.
Saint Philomena
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Series: Super Saints, Book 29. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Philomena is a Saint of Chastity. There was some controversy about her existence, and Bob and Penny Lord have addressed that controversy and present the life of Saint Philomena. They traveled to her Shrine in Italy and gathered even more information.
Saint Peregrine
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Series: Super Saints, Book 30. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Peregrine is commonly known as the Cancer Saint, since Our Lord cured him of Cancer of the leg. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Forli, and his Shrine and gathered the information in this ebook on his life and miracles.
Saint Clare of Montefalco
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Series: Super Saints, Book 31. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Clare of Montefalco literally carried the Crucified Christ in her heart as was verified after her death. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Montefalco and discovered this great Augustinian Saint and the many miracles associated with her life story like the stick that became a tree that produces nuts that are made into Rosaries.
Saint Aloysius Gonzaga
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Series: Super Saints, Book 32. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Aloysius Gonzaga is a patron of youth. This Saint died while in the Jesuit Seminary. Bob and Penny Lord trace the story of his short life in Italy and Spain.
Saint Angela Merici
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Series: Super Saints, Book 33. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Angela Merici is the founder of a Religious Order. Bob and Penny traveled to northern Italy and gathered the information to create this ebook on the life of Saint Angela Merici.
Saint Dominic
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Series: Super Saints, Book 34. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Dominic is the founder of the Dominicans and he is said to have received the Rosary from the hands of Mother Mary. Bob and Penny trace the life of this great Saint Saint and present it here in this ebook.
Saint Frances (Mother) Cabrini
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Series: Super Saints, Book 35. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,740. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Frances (Mother) Cabrini is an American Saint most loved by all Italians. She left her native Italy to minister to Italian immigrants. Bob and Penny Lord traveled to Italy, New York, and Louisiana to gather information about the life of this Saint of the 20th century.
Blessed Angela of Foligno
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Series: Super Saints, Book 36. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Blessed Angela of Foligno was a great Mystic of the Middle Ages. Bob and Penny traveled to Foligno, Italy, near Assisi for the life of this great Franciscan mystic and contemplative. They visited her Shrine, and the places in Foligno and Assisi where she carried on her Ministry.
Saint Alphonsus Ligouri
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Series: Super Saints, Book 37. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Alphonsus Ligouri a Doctor of the Church We go to St. Agata dei Goti in Southern Italy, where he was bishop. We visited the museum,and 2 of the 111 books he wrote, for which he is proclaimed as a Doctor of the Church. Continue on to Nocera Pagani,where he founded the Order of Redemptorists and returned after 13 years as bishop of Sant' Agata and where he died.
Bl. Junipero Serra
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Series: Super Saints, Book 38. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
The California Missions, the legacy of Blessed Junipero Serra, apostle of California. Learn of his great love for the Missions and the Natives of the new world. Walk through his early priesthood in Mallorca, Spain, to the missions of Mexico, and then to the Missions of California. Bob and Penny Lord trace his life from Spain through Mexico to California.
Blessed Margaret of Castello
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Series: Super Saints, Book 39. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Blessed Margaret of Castello was not wanted and abandoned by her parents because of her deformity. Bob and Penny Lord travel to Cittá di Castello where she had her ministry, and where her body lies incorrupt in her church. Plus the Shrine of Bl. Margaret in Citta di Castello.
Saint Robert Bellarmine
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Series: Super Saints, Book 40. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Robert Bellarmine, brilliant follower of St. Ignatius of Loyola, has been credited with being one of the most outspoken critics of the heresies of Martin Luther and John Calvin. He focused the Church of his time on the true teachings of the Catholic Faith, which were contradicted by the Protestant Reformation
Saint Catherine of Bologna
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Series: Super Saints, Book 41. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
St. Catherine was born Catherine de Virgi in Bologna, Italy on Our Lady’s Birthday, September the 8th, 1413. Her father, Giovanni de Virgi, was a member of the nobility of Ferrara, as well as a highly-respected lawyer and lecturer at the famous University of Bologna. He married Benvenuta Mammolini who was also of a noble family of Bologna.
Saint Michael the Archangel
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Series: Super Saints, Book 42. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Michael the Archangel is a powerful Angel of God. He is our symbol of strength, power, courage and hope. Mentioned by name in three places in the Bible, Daniel 10:13-12:1, Revelation 12:7, and Jude 1:9, in each of these instances, he is doing battle with Satan. His name is actually Mica-El, which means “Who is like God?”
Saint Nicholas of Tolentino
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Series: Super Saints, Book 43. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Nicholas of Tolentino was the pride of the Augustinian Community which flourished in the northeastern section of Italy known as the Marches. He was born in the year 1245, not too far from Tolentino where he spent most of his life as a religious. His elderly parents had not been able to bear a child.
Saint Roch
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Series: Super Saints, Book 44. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Miracle Worker - Patron Saint of Cholera, Plague, epidemics, dogs, dog lovers, pilgrims, bachelors, surgeons and grave diggers, among others. Family, the Lord works in powerful ways. What a time for Saint Roch to come back into our lives than now, when the world is in the midst of an epidemic, the Swine Flu. St. Roch is the patron saint of plagues and epidemics, among other things.
Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos
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Series: Super Saints, Book 45. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Who is this Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos, and why is there such a great devotion to him? There are those who had called him a living saint during his lifetime. Very few people could have anything but great admiration and love for him. He was born in Fussen, Germany in 1819.
Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati
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Series: Super Saints, Book 46. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Little did Alfredo Frassati and his wife Adelaide Ametis expect, or recognize, for one moment, the young man God sent to them on Holy Saturday, April 6th in the year 1901, would become a powerful role model of the 20th century.
Saint Gabriel Possenti
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Series: Super Saints, Book 47. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
St. Gabriel Possenti was twenty-four years old when he died. We are always asked the question, “Why does God take someone in the prime of their life and snuff out that life?”
Saint Rose of Viterbo
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Series: Super Saints, Book 48. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
This is the story of a Saint and a Sinner. This story, another part of our 2000 year journey as a Church and a people of God, is about Rose who was raised to Sainthood and Frederick the sinner who God would use to raise her to that height of piety and virtue which forms a Saint.
Saint Margaret of Cortona
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Series: Super Saints, Book 49. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
As we begin our story of Saint Margaret, we need to add another name that has been used to paint a portrait of this gentle, yet powerful Saint: “Magdalen of the Seraphic Order.” A book could be written around that one title. But then let Jesus speak to you.
Saint Augustine and Saint Monica
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Series: Super Saints, Book 50. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
We talk of touchability and we think of this Saint. If we’re not careful, we ignore his strength, and become comfortable in his weakness. We speak of conversion, and he comes right to the forefront of our minds. It’s so reassuring; St. Augustine had 30 years to reform his life. We like that idea; convert me, Lord, but can You wait ‘till tomorrow!
Saint Vincent de Paul
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Series: Super Saints, Book 51. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
In southern France, close to the Spanish border, in the small village of Pouy, the family of a future Saint was expecting the birth of their third child. This day, a little bitter from the cold and dampness, would be brightened by the cry of a baby boy, as he takes his first peek at the world outside the safety of his loving mother’s womb.
Saint Catherine of Genoa
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Series: Super Saints, Book 52. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Catherine was born into the Fieschi family, at that time, the most influential of the Guelf families of Genoa in the Province of Liguori in the Northern part of Italy. This famous family produced the powerful, very dynamic Pope Innocent IV in 1234 and then his nephew Adrian V as Pontiff (for only a few weeks).
Saint Bernardine of Siena
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Series: Super Saints, Book 53. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Our love story with St. Bernardine or San Bernardino, as we have known and loved him, began a long time ago - about the time we got to know St. Catherine of Siena and the Miracle of the Eucharist of Siena.
Saint Mary Magdalen de Pazzi
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Series: Super Saints, Book 54. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
It is the Sixteenth Century. We are again at a time of struggle and crisis in the world and in the Church. A priest will cause many innocent lambs, not aware of his disobedience and betrayal to the Church, to stray. As always, when the Church is under attack and things look hopeless, God raises up a powerful Saint to save His Church.
Blessed Miguel Pro
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Series: Super Saints, Book 55. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Mexico is such a contradiction. How can a country which is 97% Catholic, and 99% Guadalupean, be ruled by Anti-Catholic governments since 1825? And how has the Catholic Church been able to survive, under the heel of such domination? We, in the United States, find it almost impossible to believe that only 75 years ago, there was such wholesale persecution and slaughter of Catholics there.
Saint Rose of Lima
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Series: Super Saints, Book 56. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Rose Flores, raised to the level of Sainthood, for all the world to know, and renamed for posterity, St. Rose of Lima, is the first canonized Saint in the Americas, thus her title, Patroness of the Americas. She was born the product of two great cultures - the Spanish, who conquered and ruled the New World and the Inca Indians, a brilliant, comely race of people. Her great-grandmother was reported
Saint Martin de Porres
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Series: Super Saints, Book 57. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Martin has been given many titles over the years including Apostle of Charity, Saint of the Slaves, Patron of the Negroes, Patron of Social Justice, and others, all true, all describing one or more of his attributes, but none actually goes to the heart of who this Saint was. He was love; he was Christian; he was truly son of the Father, brother of the Son, and vessel of the Holy Spirit.
Saint Paul
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Series: Super Saints, Book 58. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Paul was born in Tarsus, a port city in the southeastern part of Turkey. He was from a Jewish family, who traced their roots back to the tribe of Benjamin. This Jewish community had been sent to Tarsus during the Diaspora .
Saint Germaine de Pibrac
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Series: Super Saints, Book 59. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Germaine was born with a crippled and paralyzed right arm, and a disease commonly called in those days, “Scrofula”, which is a form of tuberculosis which affects the neck. In her case, it also made her neck and cheeks malformed, and not at all pleasant to look at. At times, she suffered from swelling and open, pussy sores. No one knew for sure who her parents were.
Saint Gaspar del Bufalo
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Series: Super Saints, Book 60. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Balthasar del Bufalo, in honor the three Wise Men. He came from humble circumstances. But his father was a hard working ambitious man. He wanted the best for his family. He worked as a cook for a prominent Roman family. So although Gaspar never had enough to eat, and they feared he would die at an early age, he did have some benefits in living in the home of this prince of the nobility.
Saint Joan of Arc
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Series: Super Saints, Book 61. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Joan of Arc is a strong contradiction in our Church and our world. She was given the gift of being a brilliant military strategist by St. Michael the Archangel. Through her voices, and unquestioning faith in God through these Heavenly Saints - Michael, Margaret of Antioch and Catherine of Alexandria, she was able to accomplish what no military power in France could do. She sent the powerful Eng
Saint Frances of Rome
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Series: Super Saints, Book 62. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Till today, if you visit Rome, you can pray before the tomb of Frances, seeking her intercession - powerful in life and powerful in death. If you were to visit the Church on her Feast Day, you would be among the countless faithful who still pray hopefully, petitioning her to intervene for them with the Lord, their families having passed down the Good News of miracles through her intercession.
Saint Leopold Mandic
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Series: Super Saints, Book 63. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Leopold, although a multi-faceted Saint who could be Patron Saint of many areas of our life, is best known for that part of his vocation as a Priest, to which he most dedicated his life, the Sacrament of Reconciliation. We believe that the Lord is resurfacing these little known Saints in the United States, at the threshold of the new millennium, to serve as Role Models to priests.
Saint Conrad
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Series: Super Saints, Book 64. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Brother Conrad (Johann Birndorfer) was not a part of the early history of the Shrine of Altotting. He was born in 1818in Passau, some 50 miles north of Altotting. His town bordered present-day Austria and the Czech Republic. He went to the local elementary school, but was denied entrance to the Benedictine university in Deggendorf, about forty miles from his home.
Saint Stanilaus Kostka
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Series: Super Saints, Book 65. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Stanislaus was born in Poland, in the royal castle of Rostkovo in 1550, four years after Martin Luther died. It was obvious to all, very early in his life that he was not like anyone else in the family, least of all his father and brother. He showed a great deal of interest in prayers, matters of Church, spiritual exercises, and studying. He shied away from tasteless and indecent talk.
Saint Catherine de' Ricci
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Series: Super Saints, Book 66. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
A Saint extraordinare, she received the Stigmata, was mystically married to Jesus, literally shared in His Passion, and experienced many visions during her ecstasies, among which were Heaven, Hell and Purgatory. While our focus, in sharing with you the life of St. Catherine, has to do with Visions of Heaven, Hell and Purgatory.
Saint Philip Neri
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Series: Super Saints, Book 67. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
From the time he was five years old, “Pippo Buono” (“good little Phil”) was obedient, never willfully causing his parents any problems. But even Philip had his moments.
Saint Agnes of Montepulciano
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Series: Super Saints, Book 68. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
During one of Catherine of Siena's ecstasies, she exclaimed, referring to St. Agnes of Montepulciano: "I give you thanks oh my Lord, for showing me the place that will be mine (in Paradise), next to my sister Agnes." Who is this Saint (virtually unknown in our country) that a powerful Saint and Doctor of the Church - Catherine of Siena should say this of her?
Saint Paul of the Cross
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Series: Super Saints, Book 69. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
St. Paul of the Cross was born Paul Francis Danei, on the 3rd of January, 1694, the second of sixteen children. One of his brothers, John Baptist would be very instrumental in the work Our Lord had chosen for St. Paul.
Saint Camillus de Lellis
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Series: Super Saints, Book 70. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Did you ever wonder where the Red Cross came from? Did you ever wonder who came up with the concept of the work to be done by the Red Cross, and the symbol of the Red Cross? Would you be surprised if we told you that it came to us through a Miracle of the Cross? Read on, brothers and sisters.
Saint Brigid of Sweden
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Series: Super Saints, Book 71. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
St. Brigid or St. Bridget of Sweden is one of the most powerful women, who have graced Mother Church with their love and faithfulness. A little brusque at times, or as a dear Bishop once called Penny - a little forthright; she was considered a Prophet to Pope Gregory, as was St. Catherine of Siena
Saint Thomas More Saint John Fisher
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Series: Super Saints, Book 72. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
How does a just king, a loyal Defender of the Faith, turn on all that he vowed to protect, betraying Church and country? Was it the limitless power he had, the power to decide between life and death, that gave birth to him placing himself above his Pope and Church? Was it the example of other Henrys before him?
Saint Katharine Drexel
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Series: Super Saints, Book 73. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Our story begins in one of the most unlikely places, in the home of one of the wealthiest bankers of his day, Francis A. Drexel. Toward the end of the Nineteenth Century, at the time Mother Cabrini was being called to aid one suffering minority, the Italian immigrants in the United States - persecuted because of language and customs differences, God was raising up another missionary.
Saint Charles Borromeo
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Series: Super Saints, Book 74. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
This account is about one of those powerful men, a true hero in our Church, Charles Cardinal Borromeo, Defender of the Faith of the Sixteenth Century. He was one of God's soldiers along with Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits), Philip Neri and Pope St. Pius Vwho went to battle against Luther, Calvin and all the betrayers of the Church.
Saint Padre Pio Miracles of the Cross
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Series: Super Saints, Book 75. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
One of the most powerful series of ongoing Miracles of the Cross that we have researched are those which were bestowed upon Padre Pio throughout his life. Jesus wrapped Padre Pio in the Cross and he accepted it as a gift. He spent his entire life as a Crucified Christ, desiring only the sufferings of Jesus on the Cross.
Blessed Dina Belanger
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Series: Super Saints, Book 76. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,980. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
The life of Dina Bélanger is so peaceful, so like who she was. Even her times of struggle, her Dark Night of the Soul, were unique in that she was constantly trying, in everything she ever said or did, to please and give honor to Our Lord, her Lover.
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
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Series: Super Saints, Book 77. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
The day Bernard was born, his mother raised him up to Heaven and consecrated him to God. Although she was gentle and loving, she was also firm and resolute. She was attentive to all her children, giving of herself completely, but with this her third born son, she knew in her heart she had been given a special gift from God and she wanted to nurture him and prepare him for his role on earth.
Blessed Frederic and Cap de la Madeleine
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Series: Super Saints, Book 78. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
This is more than a story of a Saint; it is the story of faith, determination, and zeal; it is the story of our Church. Our story begins in Cap de la Madeleine, once called “a sandy mound not fit for man or beast.”
Saint Pade Pio and the Child Jesus
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Series: Super Saints, Book 79. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Saint Padre Pio had an overwhelming devotion to the Child Jesus. Throughout his life, we see photos of the Saintly Franciscan and images of the Child Jesus. In all these photos, it is very obvious from the way he holds these little statues, how much he loves the One Whom they represent.
Saint Peter Claver
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Series: Super Saints, Book 80. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Our Saint was born in the beautiful countryside of Verdu in Catalonia, Spain in or around 1581. There's not much known about his childhood, other than he was born of a distinguished old family of Catalonia.
Saint Bonaventure
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Series: Super Saints, Book 81. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
It is said of St. Francis of Assisi, that he didn't trust books, and never wanted his Friars to get distracted and influenced by the words of authors, whose works he also didn't trust. He trusted the Bible, but not certain people's interpretations of it.
Saint Basil the Great
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Series: Super Saints, Book 82. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Saint Basil the Great was born into a very comfortable life, his family owning considerable land and possessions. But their worldly goods did not own them. As Saints beget Saints, his early life would be molded by the example left by his parents' virtuous and pious life. Both dry martyrs, (Dry Martyr - one who suffers all forms of persecution.
Saint Paschal Baylon
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Series: Super Saints, Book 83. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
St. Paschal Baylon is one of the most multi-faceted diamonds the Church has ever contained in its Treasury of Faith. He is a lay person, never having been ordained a priest. And yet he is the Patron of Eucharistic Congresses and Confraternities of the Blessed Sacrament.
Saint Maxmilian Kolbe
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Series: Super Saints, Book 84. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 16,370. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
How does a man give up his life for someone he never met before? This man has been called by many titles: Saint of World War II, Holy Prisoner, Saint of Concentration Camps, Saint of the Press, Saint of Aviation, Saint of Progress, Saint of the Poor. But I think the one he would prefer is "Catholic Priest."
Saint Elizabeth of Hungary
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Series: Super Saints, Book 85. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 7,300. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Over the years, we have written about Saints under different headings: Powerful Saints, Visionaries, Mystics and Stigmatists, Holy Innocence, Defenders of the Faith, and all of these special titles are true. However, most of these Saints would also fit into the category of this book, as they were truly maligned, misunderstood and mistreated.
Saint Peter Julian Eymard
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Series: Super Saints, Book 86. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Family, if there was ever a Saint who had complete focus in what the Lord was calling him to do, it was St. Peter Julian Eymard. He is called, among other things, “Champion of the Blessed Sacrament”. He had such an unbelievable singleness of purpose, in his great devotion to the Blessed Sacrament, and desire that Eucharist Adoration should be practiced worldwide.