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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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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
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.
Arianism
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
It is popularly believed Arius was born in Libya, in 270 A.D. He is credited with having started one of the most deadly heretical sects to attack the Early Church that of Arianism. It has continued assaulting the Church until today, under many titles. Our first encounter with Arius is somewhere between 300-311 A.D., when he joined up with a group of heretics called Meletians.
Our Lady of Guadalupe
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Series: Many Faces of Mary, Book 4. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
In order to get the proper perspective on this shrine, we brought a Pilgrimage of Peace to Guadalupe in December of 1986, to see and experience first hand the shrine and the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, which falls on the 12th of December. One of our priests put it best at his homily during Mass at the Shrine.
Our Lady of Fatima
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Series: Many Faces of Mary, Book 3. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Portugal is a very special place in the hearts of Our Dear Lord Jesus and His Mother Mary. It has been consecrated to Mary for as long as anyone can remember. The History of Portugal is filled with kings making petitions to Our Lady which were always answered, and promises which were always kept.
Our Lady of Knock
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Series: Many Faces of Mary, Book 2. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
August 21, 1879 was a rainy day in County Mayo, and particularly in the little village of Knock. The morning had given hope of a fair day; but as the afternoon progressed, the dark rainclouds gathered over the little hamlet. Winds from the east whipped up, darting back and forth, bristling through the meadows and fields. The rains began, and hammered down on the little area.
Our Lady of Czestochowa
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Series: Many Faces of Mary, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Tradition tells us that St. Luke painted the original image of Our Lady on a table top in St. Joseph’s workshop in Nazareth. We truly believe that St. Luke sat at the feet of Mary and listened to Her tell about the Miraculous Conception and Birth of Our Tradition is the handing down orally of stories, beliefs, customs, etc., from generation to generation.
Origin of the True Cross
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
St. Anthony uses the History of the Greeks from the Apocryphal Gospel to recount the story of the origin of the Cross. In his Opus for the Feast of The Discovery of the Cross St. Anthony tells the story of the tree from which the Cross came. This sermon became so popular that two hundred years later, the story was still being passed on.
Miracle of the Eucharist of Lanciano
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Series: Miracles of the Eucharist, Book 3. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Lanciano is a small, medieval town , nestled in from the coast of the Adriatic Sea in Italy, halfway between San Giovanni Rotondo and Loreto. Everything about Lanciano smacks of the Eucharistic Miracle. Even the name of the town was changed from Anxanum (in ancient times), to Lanciano, meaning “THE LANCE”.
The Infant of Prague
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
One day as Father Cyril was praying before his beloved statue, to the Child Jesus, the statue came to life and began to talk to him: “Be kind to me and I will be kind to you. Give me back my hands that were cut off by the heretics. The more you honor me, the more I will bless you.”
Hill of Crosses in Lithuania
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Series: Miracles of the Cross, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
The account we will share with you is one of the most unusual Miracles of the Cross we have researched. In order to explain the Miracle of the Hill of Crosses, we must give you a little background on the Lithuanian people. They are a marvelous people, stronger and more faithful to the Church than most ethnic groups we have ever met.
Visions of Heaven
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Series: Visions of Heaven Hell and Purgatory, Book 1. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
"God said: `Here is the sign of the Covenant I make between Myself and every living creature with you for all generations; I set My bow in the clouds and it shall be a sign of the Covenant between Myself and you and every living creature of every kind."
The Polish Martyrs
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
We were not prepared, however, for the ongoing suffering this people had endured for the last fifty-one years (1939-1990) that we know of, and then some. Before the United States ever got into World War II, Poland had already been taken over, and Maxmilian Kolbe martyred.