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OUR PARISH COMMUNITY

Inspire and Inform Your Parishioners with Liguori

Do you wonder each week how to provide inspiration to your parishioners to better enrich their faith life? Liguori offers content for various age groups and in various formats (print and digital) to enable you to do so. Parish Subscriptions include: Catholic Update Newsletter, in print and digital format (see the previous section of this catalog)

Explaining God’s Word Children’s Liturgy of the Word for Preschool to Grade 2, in print format

Our Parish Community Weekly Bulletin, in print and digital format

The Good News Weekly Children’s Liturgy of the Word for Grades 3-6, in print format

Bringing Home the Word Weekly Scripture Newsletter, in digital format

The Living Word Homiletics, in print and digital format Liguorian Magazine, in print and digital format

Our Parish Community Transforms your Bulletin into a Parish “Must Read” Do you wonder each week how your bulletins can better enrich your parishioners’ faith life?

B Our masthead puts your

parish front and center so your parishioners feel like the bulletin comes from you.

B Scripture reflections are by

Liguori’s Our Parish Community can transform your bulletin into an inspirational “must read” for your parishioners. Our Parish Community gives your parishioners inspirational reflections on the Gospel reading, words of encouragement from Pope Francis to take through the week, and answers to topical questions. Our Parish Community has imprimatur, so you are assured the content conforms to the teachings of the Catholic Church.

Fr. Mark Haydu, author of Meditations on Vatican Art and Meditations on Vatican Art: Angels.

B Now with exclusive photos

of Vatican Art and Gospel Reflections by Fr. Mark Haydu, special advisor to the international director of the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums.

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See What You Can Provide for Your Parishioners

B The beloved “Dear Padre” column features questions on

contemporary issues asked by ordinary Catholics in the pew, with pastoral answers from Redemptorist priests written in easily understood language.

B A calendar of readings and feast days are included to sustain your parishioners through the week.

B “A Word From Pope Francis” contains words of encouragement directly from His Holiness’ daily Masses and general audiences. A Liguori exclusive!

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Print and Digital Formats for Bulletins Bulletin Covers Our original bulletin comes pre-printed on one side, the other side is left blank. Print or copy your message on the blank side, fold the bulletin in half and you have a colorful, inspirational bulletin with announcements and parish information inside. Bulletin covers are available in two flat sizes, 8 ½” x 14” and 11” x 17”, which fold to 7” x 8 1/2” and 8 1/2” x 11”, respectively.

April 2, 2017 Fifth Sunday of Lent (A) Ez 37:12–14 Rom 8:8–11 Jn 11:1–45

Our Resurrection

Piece: The Resurrection of Lazarus, 1946 Artist: Pietro Annigoni Location: Vatican Museums

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—Fr. Mark Haydu, LC

Our bulletin inserts are designed to fit inside your existing bulletin or to be handed out as a supplemental piece. They are full-color single sheets printed on both sides. The inserts are a quick and easy way to supply your parishioners with an inspirational message while still using your existing bulletin. Bulletin inserts are available as 8 1/2” x 11”, printed or in digital format.

How About Digital? Our Parish Community eBulletins offer you great flexibility: For Reflection How is your Lenten journey bringing you deeper in faith and closer to new life in Jesus? Has Jesus raised you from destruction or despair? How?

“If the Spirit of the one who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, the one who raised Christ from the dead will give life to your mortal bodies also, through his Spirit that dwells in you” (Romans 8:11). Liguori Publications © 2017 • Liguori, MO 63057-9999

B Print or download the fully designed pages right from Liguori’s Subscription Center, subscriptions.liguori.org.

B Place the preformatted articles directly into your bulletin or newsletter layout. Choose the size and shape that works best for you.

B eBulletins also include bonus bulletin inserts for special occasions, feast days, and other important topics like family prayer.

B eBulletin content is delivered monthly. Each new issue includes all you need for that month.

B Only $175.00 for a one-year subscription.

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he raising of Lazarus is a decisive miracle in Christ’s public ministry. It leads to increased hostility and gives the Jewish leaders both an excuse and a motivation to actively seek the death of Jesus. This Gospel episode is so important that John dedicates an entire chapter to the story. What is the most important message of this miracle? Without faith in Jesus, there is no resurrection. A fitting message for an artist painting in Europe right after World War II. Looking at the painting of Annigoni, Mary is at the feet of Jesus while Martha is on her feet pouring out her heart. The artist evokes a landscape of death and destruction, one too often observed in postwar Europe. Colors of decay abound. Stones are piled up like rubble. The trees are burnt, scrawny, and twisted as if after an air raid. It is ugly, rugged, barren, and dry. A small group of people have gathered to weep at the tomb. Jesus is the only source of color and life. After Martha affirms her faith in Jesus and the resurrection, he lifts up his hand and calls out. The onlookers peer inside, perhaps having heard the sounds of rustling coming from the cave. The message of this artwork is clear to anyone struggling with the bondage of a destructive past. Jesus wants to speak words of life and raise us from the grips of death, war, and despair. Believe in Jesus and he will raise you up!

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OUR PARISH COMMUNITY

Our Parish Community Is Available in a Format That’s Right for You Format

Bulletin Inserts (Print)

Bulletin Covers (Print)

eBulletins (Digital)

Order in 50s Full Color 2-sided 8½ x 11

Order in 50s Full Color Blank on 1 side Ships flat Two sizes: 8½ x14, 11x17

Online download Full color & black and white in Various sizes

I create and print my own bulletins Simply slip our Inserts into your Bulletin to provide more content

My bulletins are printed by someone else Simply slip our Inserts into your Bulletin to provide more content

Liguori offers Bulletin Covers in two sizes

Pricing $3.95 per 100 per week Prices do not include shipping or handling

Pricing per week varies by quantity See list at right. Prices do not include shipping or handling

Use our eBulletin content to create your own

Use our eBulletin content to create your own

$175.00 per year

Bulletin Cover Pricing Per Week 8½ x 14 50-250 copies $4.95 per 100 300-450 copies $4.25 per 100 500+ copies $3.95 per 100 11 x 17 50-250 copies $5.95 per 100 300-450 copies $5.45 per 100 500+ copies $4.95 per 100

Tell Me How to Use Liguori’s Subscription Center Liguori offers an easy-to-use Subscription Center, Subscriptions.Liguori.org, where you can manage your parish subscriptions to:

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Our Parish Community Weekly eBulletin: The Subscription Center gives you access to the content a month before you need them. They are available as digital files, which you can print, email, or share on your website. Or you can use the preformatted content to create your own bulletin to print them yourself or send them to your neighborhood printer.

Catholic Update Newsletter: The Subscription Center gives you access to a Digital Library of more than 270 digital issues of Catholic Update, with the newest issue added each month. With a subscription to the Digital Library, you have the ability to view, print, and share links to all 270 flipbooks in the digital collection. See the previous section of this catalog for more information on Catholic Update.

$175.00 per year.

$299.00 per year.

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Bringing Home the Word Weekly Scripture Newsletter: The Subscription Center provides access to content in a monthly flipbook format. You have the option to view, print, share, and download the content. $156.00 per year.


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Bringing Home the Word Bringing Home the Word is an electronically delivered weekly Scripture newsletter for individuals, families, and parish groups. A subscription to Bringing Home the Word is an inexpensive way to share down-to-earth reflections on the Sunday Scripture readings— and it’s perfect for whichever flexible, easyto-use way you choose to share it with your parishioners.

B Pastoral reflections with discussion questions on Scriptural or contemporary topics encourage conversation among families or parish groups on their Catholic identity and spirituality

B The Weekday Readings are listed so your parishioners can read them at home

The content is available in one-month batches in twopage format that can be easily printed or emailed to members of your parish. You can also cut and paste as much or as little of the text as you’d like to place in your bulletins and parish newsletters and post on your website or social media page. Use it as many ways as you like! With Bringing Home the Word, you can:

B Post any or all of it on your parish website,

social media, or bulletin

B Tweet part of it to your followers B Email the PDF to parishioners and parish staff B Print and distribute copies to parishioners

and parish staff

B Download the content as early as the month

prior to when the content is needed

Get a subscription for just $156.00 per year

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CHILDREN’S LITURGY OF THE WORD

Explaining God’s Word Starts Children on a Life of Faith Children in preschool through 2nd grade (through First Eucharist) learn about the Sunday Gospel with Explaining God’s Word. Every week, delightful explanatory commentary and stories explain God’s word in a way that your youngest parishioners can understand. Young children enjoy the age-appropriate games and puzzles, and the Family Page gets parents involved in their children’s faith formation. Explaining God’s Word can be used during Children’s Liturgy or during PSR class. Pastorally written, from the Redemptorists, these engaging fullcolor lessons provide children with the interaction they need and love. Explaining God’s Word is available year round. Two sided, 11 x 8½ folds to 4 pages, 5 ½ x 8½

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Pricing for Explaining God’s Word Order in multiples of 25. 100 copies per week.......... $6.50 75 copies per week............ $5.75 50 copies per week............ $3.85 25 copies per week.............$1.95

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The Good News Weekly Helps Middle Grades Get More Out of Mass The Good News Weekly helps children in the 3rd through 6th grade (from their First Eucharist through Confirmation) explore and understand the Gospel message so they can get more out of Mass attendance. Published to coincide with the school year, The Good News Weekly uses challenging, age-appropriate activities to explain the Gospel.

Pricing for The Good News Weekly Order in multiples of 25. 100 copies per week.......... $6.50 75 copies per week............ $5.75 50 copies per week............ $3.85 25 copies per week.............$1.95

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THE LIVING WORD

The Living Word

The Most Trusted Homily Aid Your homily can be transformed with The Living Word. Thousands of priests throughout the world use this wonderful tool to spiritually enhance their parishioners’ faith journey. The Living Word is an inspired way for you to help many people who depend on you for leadership, guidance, and help understanding God’s word and his love for us. A meaningful, modern homily enriches the lives of everyone at Mass, and each person will think about your words all week long and look forward to your next homily. Preparing your homily is important, and The Living Word provides tools to help you spiritually affect your parishioners. • The full text of a homily is given for each Sunday. • Based on the Scriptures of the day; where possible, references to the second reading are included. • Each self-contained volume is specially bound so material can be easily removed, used, and replaced without damaging the binding. • Written to be understood by parishioners of all ages.

About The Living Word for Sunday • Available on CD-ROM (for PC and Mac) for easy editing • Both paper and CD-ROM versions sent quarterly • Annual subscription rate as low as $49.95 • Also available and affordably priced for weekdays, special occasions, and feast days

• Includes introductions to the Mass, penitential act, and the Lord’s Prayer; introductory and closing prayers with intercessions for the Prayer of the Faithful; and a final blessing. • Each package covers a full year of The Living Word in your preferred format(s), sent quarterly.

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Options to Best Suit Your Parish’s Needs Sunday Book . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $49.95 Sunday CD. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $49.95 Sunday Book & CD . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $75.00 Weekday Book. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $65.00 Sunday Book or CD and Weekday Books. . . . $99.95 Sunday Book & CD and Weekday Books . . $125.00

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After Mass has ended, send forth the faithful with help to navigate life.

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Send them forth with a magazine that reinforces what you preach. For more than 100 years, Liguorian has provided encouragement and guidance, helping Catholics apply the Gospel message to life. Recognized for general excellence by the Catholic Press Association, Liguorian communicates timely pastoral messages on matters of faith, Catholic practices, and social justice. Fill your parishioners with the happiness that comes with learning more about Christ and their faith. Get this trusted Catholic magazine at a deep discount off the cover price when you order a bulk subscription for your parishioners.

Generous Discounts of 40-60% (Cover price: $2.95 per issue) 2-4 copies — $1.75 per issue 5-9 copies — $1.60 per issue 10-24 copies — $1.50 per issue 25-99 copies — $1.25 per issue 100+ copies — $1.00 per issue Liguorian is published 10 times a year. This price includes shipping. For quantity orders outside the U.S., add 50¢ per copy to your total.

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2019 Parish Subscriptions Catalog  

Liguori Publications provides inspiration to parishioners to better enrich their faith life through subscriptions to bulletins, newsletters,...

2019 Parish Subscriptions Catalog  

Liguori Publications provides inspiration to parishioners to better enrich their faith life through subscriptions to bulletins, newsletters,...