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Gift Oddly Wrapped: The spiritual journey of seeking sacred, ironic gift rather than dwelling on the pain.
By Patrick A. Jones
You set the price! Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
We all know people who suffer greatly, yet gracefully. Explore in poetry and reflection the depths of intimate, personal faith ~ journeying with God and each other to transform the pain of loss into the joy of co-creating with God. Patrick's contemplative soul startles us to see grace's abundance. Suggested price: $3-5. Additional generosity helps those strapped also get a copy. Thank you!
Saints and Relics
By John Kelly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,550. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2009. Category: Fiction
A casket containing a remarkable relic of a 17th century nun, Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque, is stolen from a devout society in France by one of its members, a priest from Sydney. The priest, Father James, secretly entrusts the casket to two women in Monterey Creek, a small country town in New South Wales. The Society immediately sends Monsignor Henri Pascal from Paris to recover the casket.
The Shroud of Turin and Much More: La Sacra Sindone ed altro ancora
By Giglio Reduzzi
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010 by St. Paul Press. Category: Nonfiction
In addition to The Shroud of Turin, which could not have come at a better time the next public exposition will be held in Turin between April 10th and May 23rd, 2010, this book contains other topical essays, such as the ecumenical dialogue with the reborn Russian Church, the historical crimes of the Catholic Church, life after Death, Sex and Islam.
Running to Paradise
By Frances Bremer
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
This is the true story of a young Catholic priest who runs a marathon and has a crisis of faith.
All the Angels and Saints
By Ray Roush
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 195,530. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010. Category: Fiction
A grieving father blames the Catholic Church for the death of his daughter, a nun, who is killed while doing mission work in Guatemala. He sues the Church, and the struggle begins: faith and guilt clash with politics and grief as the father seeks accountability from the Church.
How to Pray the Rosary as a Pathway to Contemplation
By Kathryn Marcellino
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,420. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
"How to Pray the Rosary as a Pathway to Contemplation" contains Scripture passages and beautiful art to help meditate on the twenty mysteries of the rosary including instructions on how to pray the rosary, meditate on the mysteries, and how to recognize the transition between meditation and contemplation from St. John of the Cross and St. Teresa of Avila. Kathryn Marcellino is a Secular Carmelite
Miracles from Some Gentle Power
By Mike Cunningham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,160. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: Fiction
An ordinary man, an engineer, is given a gift. The gift is that he can heal people. These pages tell his story; of how he reacts to the strangest power ever given to a human being, of his journey to a realisation of how his gift might be shared by many, and of the people he meets whilst on his journey. A journey which ends, tragically, at the command of a paranoid senior civil servant.
Journey to Christendom - The Freedom Dance
By Walter Adams
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 40,110. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Journey to Christendom is the story of one man's wonder-filled spiritual exodus out of the Dark Forest and into a land of freedom and joy on a path called the Dogmatic Creed of Roman Catholicism. Journey to Christendom is a true story about finding peace, joy, and life-giving meaning through the Catholic Faith. Begin the journey! Joy and child-like wonder are waiting for you!
Shared Emptiness
By John Brinling
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 224,010. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Fiction
A portrait of the harrowing despair and remarkable courage of a middle-class family tormented beyond endurance by a mindless act of violence. Chris Carter, at 24, a medical student, had it all. Good looks, intelligence, a winning personality, a loving family. His girlfriend, Louise, was his dream girl, and he had everything ahead of him, everything to live for.... Until he was mugged....
Redemption
By Mary Cote
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,090. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011 by Writers AMuse Me. Category: Fiction
The Bianchi family must deal with the corruption, sexual abuse, and explotiation in the Catholic Church in 1400's Rome. Chiara watches her brother, a priest, become corrupted in his desire to succeed, and turns to her friends, one of whom is a Jewish storekeeper with long-reaching ties to the Bianchis.