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ADVENT DAYBREAKS

Daily Reflections for Advent and Christmas Daybreaks: Reflections for Advent and Christmas offers prayers or Scripture passages and reflections for each day of Advent through the Octave of Christmas from a variety of well-known authors. Each author has his or her own pastoral voice and focuses on a different theme to deepen our relationship with God and help prepare us for the coming of Christ this joyous season. All booklets are 5.5 x 8.25” and full color throughout.

Daybreaks

Daybreaks

DANIEL P. HORAN, OFM

AMY WELBORN

The author uses the theme of “Already, Not Yet” to show you that God in Christ Jesus is always with you. Each day, Father Dan selects a short Scripture passage, and uses it as a starting point for reflecting on how our faith is already handed on to us, but not yet perfectly lived. 48-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 English 9780764-827303 $1.99 Spanish 9780764-827495 $1.99

Mary, the angel, a manger, an infant… Contemporary author Amy Welborn encourages you to see the Christmas story with new eyes. Not just the Christmas story you know, but how Christ reveals himself to you in ways you don’t expect. 48-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 English 9780764-826863 $1.99 Spanish 9780764-827518 $1.99

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REV. PAUL TURNER

FR. MARK G. BOYER

Through accounts of his pastoral ministry, Rev. Paul Turner brings the focus back to the true importance of the season. Through change, fear, and our struggle to be patient, these daily meditations remind you why it’s important to make time to prepare for Jesus this Advent. 48-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 English 9780764-825408 $1.99 Spanish 9780764-825750 $1.99

Find glimpses of Christ in the ordinary. Fr. Boyer re-introduces you to the people, animals, and symbols of Advent and Christmas, like shepherds, the manger, gifts from the Wise Men, and St. Ambrose’s poinsettia as you prepare to celebrate Christ’s birth. 48-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 English 9780764-826160 $1.99 Spanish 9780764-826511 $1.99

Daybreaks DIANNE BERGANT, CSA

Dianne Bergant writes, “God’s reign will only be accomplished by God through you and me. When we treat the people in our lives with tenderness, we bring forth the reign of God.” Prepare the way of the Lord throughout the season in a way that’s guaranteed to enhance your faith. 48-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 English 9780764-821608 $1.99

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DAYBREAKS ADVENT

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Daybreaks

Daybreaks

JAMES S. TORRENS, SJ

RON ROLHEISER, OMI

Advent calls us to focus on preparation—being prepared for the birth of Jesus. In a season where it is easy to lose sight on what’s important, Fr. Torrens provides insight and reflection to keep you focused on the arrival of our Savior.

Advent is a time to give new birth to the soul as we wait in hope and prepare to celebrate the reality of Christ’s presence among us. Popular spiritual writer Fr. Ron Rolheiser provides provocative insights on the Incarnation to let us get in touch with our longings and deepest desires.

Daybreaks MARY KATHERINE DEELEY

48-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 English 9780764-813375 $1.99 Spanish 9780764-820755 $1.99

Advent is the season to understand how to let go of what we want in order to embrace with joy what we need. Popular biblical scholar Mary Katherine Deely focuses her knowledge to show us: “The Incarnation is the reason we dare to share the secrets of our hearts with God.”

Daybreaks BISHOP ROBERT F. MORNEAU

Year after year, and season after season, we are invited to open our hearts again and again to this Advent, this coming of our God. With Bishop Robert Morneau’s literary reflections on hope and its fulfillment, you’ll come to recognize God’s gifts and his loving plan in your life.

48-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-819353 $1.99

Daybreaks KENNETH G. DAVIS, OFM, CONV

48-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-819322 $1.99

Advent is a time for patience and introspection before the coming of Christ. Preacher and spiritual director Kenneth G. Davis asks us to wait for God’s presence and remember to always be vigilant— some of God’s best gifts come in surprising packages at times you don’t expect.

Daybreaks PATRICIA LIVINGSTON

Author Pat Livingston believes the best preparation for this celebration of the coming of our Lord at Christmas is to deepen awareness of God’s presence every day. These passages act as doorways to the Emmanuel reality and help readers notice their own doors opening.

48-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-818202 $1.99

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Daybreaks PAULA D’ARCY

Grief counselor Paula D’Arcy shows us how to truly approach this holiday season from the heart. She describes what we can bring to the season to make it a more gratifying experience for ourselves and others. You can enjoy the season in ways that will have a lasting impact all year long.

Daybreaks JOHN F. KAVANAUGH, SJ

Well-known writer and preacher on social-justice issues Father John Kavanaugh leads readers on an Advent journey reflecting on the needs of God’s created world and our responsibilities to our fellow human beings, who are members of the Body of Christ.

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ADVENT SCRIPTURE MEDITATIONS Joyful Meditations for Every Day of Advent and the 12 Days of Christmas

Peaceful Meditations for Every Day in Ordinary Time Years A, B, & C

Years A, B, and C

REV. WARREN J. SAVAGE AND MARY ANN MCSWEENY

REV. WARREN J. SAVAGE AND MARY ANN MCSWEENY

From the first Sunday of Advent to Christmas and Epiphany for each liturgical year, each day includes a Scripture quote from the day’s readings, a reflection on what God’s word has to offer us, a message to apply the reading, and a prayer and a practice to change your daily routine this joyous season. 128-page paperback • 4.125 x 7 9780764-819407 $7.99

The collection of daily reflections, prayers, and questions to ponder encourages the custom of daily prayer and suggests concrete ways to be a messenger of God’s peace, love, and compassion in this fragile world. From the first week in Ordinary Time, to the Solemnity of the Holy Trinity. 192-page paperback • 4.125 x 7 9780764-821424 $7.99

Caroling through Advent and Christmas

A Monastery Journey to Christmas

Daily Reflections with Familiar Hymns

BR. VICTOR ANTOINE D’AVILALATOURRETTE

FR. MARK G. BOYER

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Based on the ancient Christian tradition of meditating the 40 days before and after Christmas, this small monastic book offers a liturgical, biblical, traditional, or literary text for every day from November 15th to January 13th and then the feast days of February 1st and 2nd. 208-page paperback • 5 x 7 9780764-827990 $12.99

These daily reflections connect the Advent and Christmas readings to religious hymns and carols sung throughout the season. Unlike any other Advent devotional you’ve ever read, this book unites our preparations and celebrations with a faith as old as song. 144-page paperback • 5.5 x 8.5 9780764-825248 $12.99

Prepare Him Room

Light of the World

Advent for Busy Christians

Daily Meditations for Advent

MARY E. LATELA

JOHN TIMMERMAN

This collection of 14 reflections, based on the scriptural birth narratives and applied to contemporary life, empowers busy Christians to re-focus on the true meaning of the Advent season. These gentle meditations are written by popular author, Mary Latela.

To know Jesus, we must examine the names given to him in the Hebrew Scriptures as well as the gospels. Light of the World studies what is revealed by the various names of Christ found in Scripture. Each reflection explains one name for Jesus, followed by Scripture quotes and a prayer.

80-page paperback • 4.25 x 7 9780764-803970 $7.99

128-page paperback • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-816215 $10.95

Stories of Christmas HOSTED BY ANTHONY SCANELL, OFM CAP. AND MURRAY BODO, OFM

This DVD is a visual anthology that helps individuals, Bible study groups and prayer groups to celebrate Advent and the Christmas season. Different segments target various age groups and focus on the deeper meanings of this liturgical season. 45-minute DVD DV1224 $14.99

The Glories of Mary ST. ALPHONSUS LIGUORI

This classic work of Marian devotion combines numerous citations from the Fathers and Doctors of the Church with Saint Alphonsus’ intense personal piety to produce a timeless treasury of teachings, prayers, and practices. 448-page softcover • 6 x 9 9780764-806643 $21.99

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WISDOM SERIES AND MORE ADVENT The Essential Advent and Christmas Handbook

Walk in His Ways

REDEMPTORIST PASTORAL PUBLICATION

BROTHER VICTOR-ANTOINE D’AVILA-LATOURRETTE

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A Monastic Journey of Life and Light

A Daily Companion

This reader-friendly companion is divided into sections for saints, prayers, practices, and essays. Whether readers wish to follow a traditional, contemporary, or family program of devotion and prayer for Advent and Christmas, this all-inone resource will be a treasured guidebook. 288-page paperback • 5.06 x 7.81 9780764-806612 $15.99

The beginning of any year is always filled with uncertainty. Brother Victor offers reflections and prayers for each day of the new year, focusing on his life at the monastery in New England and other stories. He encourages us to find God in the silence that is so hard to find in our modern world. 384-page book • 5.5 x 8.5 9780764-822858 $19.99

Advent and Christmas Wisdom Series

Each book in the Advent and Christmas Wisdom series encourages the reader to set aside time each day to reflect upon a specific Scripture passage coupled with the words from saints and today’s spiritual leaders, while providing a suggested activity for Christian living during the holiday season. Other editions of Advent and Christmas Wisdom include: • St. Vincent de Paul

• St. Thérèse of Lisieux

• Thomas Merton

• St. Alphonsus Liguori

• St. Augustine

• St. Francis of Assisi

• St. Thomas Aquinas

• Pope John Paul II

• St. Padre Pio

• And more

Daily Scripture and Prayers Together with Sheen’s Own Words

JOHN CLEARY

This Advent, prepare to celebrate Jesus’ arrival as an infant in the small town of Bethlehem. Let the example of Pope Francis inspire you, as he models the humility and generosity of our Savior. Reflect on the pope’s teachings, accompanied by Scripture, prayer, and action.

EDITED AND COMPILED BY JUDY BAUER

These selections from the immortal pen of Fulton J. Sheen encourage readers to explore the essence and promise of the season. Those looking to grow in their prayer life and become more attuned to the joy of Advent and Christmas will find a wonderful guide in this spiritual companion. 112-page paperback • 5.5 x 8.5 9780764-807497 $11.99

112-page paperback • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-826467 $11.99

Advent and Christmas Wisdom From Henri J. M. Nouwen

Advent and Christmas Wisdom From G. K. Chesterton

REDEMPTORIST PASTORAL PUBLICATION

Let the inspiring words of Henri J. M Nouwen guide you. Each day contains a pertinent excerpt from the writings of Father Nouwen, a related quotation from Scripture, a prayer for the day, and a suggested activity that offers a concrete response to mark the season.

THE CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF C. S. LEWIS AND FRIENDS

In this book, each day’s reflection includes a selection from one of Chesterton’s finest works, a suitable Scripture verse, an appropriate prayer, and an exercise. This addition to one of Liguori’s bestselling series is truly a refreshing, prayerful preparation for the coming of Christ at Christmas.

96-page paperback • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-812187 $11.99

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Advent and Christmas Wisdom From Pope Francis

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ADVENT CHILDREN Little Lamb Finds Christmas

Welcome Baby Jesus

Advent and Christmas Reflections for Families

CATHY GILMORE; ILLUSTRATED BY KIM WILSON

SARAH REINHARD

One winter night a little lamb gets lost just outside Bethlehem while following his shepherd, who has received heavenly messengers and amazing news. Experience the miracle of Christmas through the eyes of Lemi, a courageous little lamb who finds that belonging to Jesus is the true joy of Christmas. 40-page hardcover • 10 x 8.25 9780764-824890 $16.99

Most everyone cannot wait for Christmas morning to arrive, but is it for the right reason? Welcome Baby Jesus refocuses families with a Scripture quote, a brief reflection, and an action to complete for each day so your family’s faith can grow stronger. 48-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-819971 $1.99

Every Day of Advent and Christmas, Year C

Joy to the World

Advent Activities for Your Family

A Book of Activities for Children

KATHLEEN M. BASI

REDEMPTORIST PASTORAL PUBLICATION

These exciting ideas help your family to focus anew on preparing for the holy time of Advent and Christmas! It includes an Advent calendar organized into categories of Service, Spiritual Growth, Homebody, and Pure Fun, plus a Jesse Tree activity, and a “Good Deeds Manger.”

Children in grades 1, 2, and 3 will love the games, puzzles, mazes, and activities designed to help them focus on the themes and traditions of the Advent season. It also includes an Advent calendar to help children focus on each day.

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80-page paperback • 5.125 x 7.375 9780764-819377 $6.99

O Holy Night

Who’s Hiding?

The King is Born

A Christmas Lift-the-Flap Book

BROTHER FRANCIS

VICKI HOWIE AND KRISZTINA KÁLLAI NAGY

Young children and their parents will delight in this colorful, lovingly illustrated, and simple rendition of the traditional Christmas story. This liftthe-flap book brings the well-known characters of Christmas—angels, shepherds, wise men, Mary and Joseph and the Baby Jesus—to life for little ones. 20-page hardcover • 5.875 x 7.5 9780764-819643 $12.99

Celebrate the wonder and joy of Christmas with Brother Francis! Witness the moving submission of Mary, Joseph, and others as they make way for our Savior. This DVD includes “The Christmas Story,” an animated presentation of the many wonderful events that led up to the birth of Jesus. 29-min bilingual DVD • 727985-015521 $12.99 Coloring/Activity Book 9781939-182234 $2.99

Live Advent at Home

Daily Prayers and Activities for Families PATRICIA MATHSON

This day-by-day booklet begins with a reflection on the Sunday Gospel followed by daily reflections, activities, and simple prayers for a meaningful and fruitful Advent. Patricia Mathson has created an inspirational, practical, and easy-to-use booklet with the busy lives of today’s families in mind. 80-page paperback • 5.5 x 8.25 English 9780764-820359 $6.99

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Advent Family Prayers PAUL J. COURY, CSSR

Perfect for uniting families in prayers of thanks and inspiration, this full-color prayer card offers families a wonderful opportunity to spend quality time of devotion together while celebrating the arrival of Jesus. 2-sided folded prayer card • Sold in packs of 10 14 x 8.5; folds to 3.5 x 8.5 A00136 $8.99


SAINTS OF CHRISTMAS ADVENT

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Francis of Assisi

Mary and Joseph

BARBARA YOFFIE

BARBARA YOFFIE

Kind, cheerful, and always smiling, St. Francis preached about peace and forgiveness, and he lived a simple life.

The Holy Family respected and loved each other, putting their trust in God. The Holy Family is a model of love and faith for all families.

32-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-823275 $6.49

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Nicholas of Myra

Martin de Porres

BARBARA YOFFIE

BARBARA YOFFIE

Well-known for his joyful spirit of giving, he had a kind heart just like Jesus. Many Christmas traditions were inspired by this holy and loving saint.

Brother Martin worked at an infirmary, opened an orphanage and a hospital, gave away food and supplies, and cared for slaves.

Keeper of Creation

Models of Faith and Love

Giver of Many Gifts

A Beggar for Justice

Gianna Beretta Molla

Lucy

BARBARA YOFFIE

BARBARA YOFFIE

Helping people was important to Gianna, a doctor, wife, and mother. Her work taught her that life was a beautiful gift from God.

Saint Lucy liked to help people who were lonely or sad. She took food to the hungry and gave money to the poor.

32-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-823336 $6.49

32-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-823251 $6.49

Wife, Mother, and Doctor

Saints of Christmas Activity Book

A Light for Jesus

Saints of Christmas Set

KATHERINE A. BORGATTI

Includes fun activities and coloring pages for all six books in the Saints and Me! Christmas collection. With 96 reproducible pages and a variety of activities such as word searches containing the words in the story, coloring sheets of pictures from the story, and reflective material on the saint as a role model. Activities are varied enough to be used with preschoolers (4-year-olds) through those in the second or third grade.

Order the full set to get a discount and a free classroom poster. This poster is an Advent calendar that focuses on the virtue of one saint per week during the weeks of Advent and Christmas. A00057 $32.00

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LENT DAYBREAKS

Daily Reflections for Lent and Easter Daybreaks: Daily Reflections for Lent and Easter offer prayers and reflections for each day of Lent through Easter from a variety of well-known authors. We offer affordable quantity discounts so you can give one to every member of your parish. Combine with Advent or Un Nuevo Comienzo to increase your savings. All booklets are 5.5 x 8.25” and full color throughout.

Daybreaks

Daybreaks

DANIEL P. HORAN, OFM

AMY WELBORN

The light of Christ illumines our lives, but we have to choose to live as “children of the light.” For each day of Lent through the Octave of Easter, author Fr. Dan helps guide us to find the joy of God’s light in even the darkest moments of the forty days of Lent. Until we move toward the joy of Easter.

Putting Jesus first means other things must be let go. Contemporary author Amy Welborn shares her own struggles and triumphs of trying to live Lent and Easter spirituality year-round. She shares how small moments of frustration can turn into small lessons of grace. 64-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 English 9780764-826870 $1.99 Spanish 9780764-827525 $1.99

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Daybreaks

Daybreaks FR. MARK G. BOYER

REV. PAUL TURNER

From the ashes that mark the start of the Lenten season to the chalice Jesus shared during his last meal with the apostles, your guide for the journey, Fr. Mark Boyer, combines prayers, daily reflections, and daily Scripture readings into a booklet that will sustain and strengthen your faith.

The author uses stories from his pastoral ministry to bring the themes of Lent and triumphs of Easter into our everyday lives. By taking the time out of our busy daily routines to reflect on the mysteries of the season, we can start to see just how much we do need the Resurrection, and Christ, in our lives.

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Daybreaks

Daybreaks

DIANNE BERGANT, CSA

KAY MURDY

The author, a popular biblical scholar, takes the message from various Bible stories from Lent— stories that we think we know well and provides food for thought on lessons of love and mercy that Jesus teaches. They are sometimes difficult to accept, but their fruit is a blessing for us all.

During Lent we have signs such as desert, mountain, fire, road, water, wood (cross). For Easter there is darkness/light, fish, sheep, heaven/ earth, temple, and community. Downto-earth writer Kay Murdy conveys to the reader a way of opening each human sense to everyday experiences.

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DAYBREAKS LENT

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Daybreaks

Daybreaks

JAMES S. TORRENS, SJ

VALARIE SCHULTZ

Follow Jesus during Lent as he ministers to others, is tempted to sin, suffers and dies for all. Then, allow him to accompany you on that glorious Easter morn. Fr. Torrens provides insight and empowers you to be Jesus’ very own apostle.

Valerie Schultz focuses on forgiveness and redemption drawn from her ministry as a prison chaplain. With these meditations, Schultz walks the reader through steps that challenge the spirit, bringing forgiveness and discovery of the true meaning of salvation.

64-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-819766 $1.99

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64-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-819445 $1.99

Daybreaks

Author Nathan Mitchell weaves together the threads of deep spiritual awareness that focus on the unity of Word and World in our lives by drawing upon the wisdom of scripture and such notable sources as St. Benedict, Flannery O’Connor, C.S. Lewis, and Elie Wiesel. 64-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-818356 $1.99

Daybreaks

KENNETH DAVIS, OFM, CONV

Lent is for those of us who do everything wrong, except for believing Christ loves us. We question our faith; we are shocked at the temptations we feel. Conventual Franciscan Father Davis creates dialogue between God and us on forgiveness. 64-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-817359 $1.99

Daybreaks

JOHN SHEA

In these daily meditations, theologian and poet John Shea touches on the great themes of the season: the Cross, the Eucharist, Humility, Courage, Hope, Sacrifice, Prayer, Repentance, Forgiveness, Healing, and more, as we meet the risen Lord Jesus who awaits us with outstretched hands. 64-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-816420 $1.99

Daybreaks

PAULA D’ARCY

These poignant reflections will touch your heart in a way that can only move you closer to God. The author explores the themes of love, fear, pain, and promise in ways that will move you emotionally, guide you spiritually, and make this Lent and Easter season a rewarding journey. 64-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-814952 $1.99

Daybreaks

JOHN F. KAVANAUGH, SJ

Well-known writer and preacher on social justice issues, Father Kavanaugh leads readers on a Lenten journey reflecting on the needs of God’s created world and our responsibilities to our fellow human beings as believers in the Body of Christ. 64-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-813801 $1.99

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RON ROLHEISER, OMI

Renowned spiritual writer Fr. Rolheiser provides reflections for each day of Lent and Easter week that are short and clear enough for the busy person, yet provocative and challenging to the spirit. How you apply them to your life is the process of Lenten conversion. 64-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 English 9780764-812347 $1.99 Spanish 9780764-819704 $1.99

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LENT SCRIPTURE MEDITATIONS AND PRAYERS Mindful Meditations for Every Day of Lent and Easter

Hopeful Meditations for Every Day of Easter through Pentecost

REV. WARREN J. SAVAGE AND MARY ANN MCSWEENY

REV. WARREN J. SAVAGE AND MARY ANN MCSWEENY

Years A, B, and C

Based on the daily Scripture readings for Lent, this book helps you explore your relationship to Christ and your association with others during this time of spiritual preparation. With each day’s Scripture there is a reflection, a message to apply the reading, a prayer, and a practice to change your daily routine. 128-page paperback • 4.125 x 7 9780764-819698 $7.99

Years A, B, and C

From Easter through Pentecost for each liturgical year (A, B, and C), Rev. Savage and McSweeny help you prepare for and deepen your experience of the daily Scripture readings throughout the season. Also included are meditations for Trinity Sunday. 176-page paperback • 4.37 x 7 9780764-821417 $7.99

Family Prayers for Lent

Day by Day Through Lent

COMPILED BY PAUL PENNICK

Reflections, Prayers, Practices

During Lent the Church calls us to fast, give alms, and pray more intensely. This leaflet provides prayers with Lenten themes that can be used by individuals, families, and other groups. Reflection on these prayers and can help us contemplate the deeper meaning of this holy season.

DANIEL L. LOWERY, CSSR

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In his own effort to “keep Lent” and develop a more intimate dialogue with the Lord, Father Daniel Lowery, CSsR, compiled rich reflections based on the biblical readings for each day. He offers simple, heartfelt prayers to help you reflect more deeply on the Word of God.

2-page folded leaflet • Package of 25 14 x 8.5; folds to 3.5 x 8.5 English 9780764-812309 $7.99 Spanish 9780764-812316 $7.99

144-page paperback • 5.125 x 7.375 9780892-431946 $8.99

Symbols of Lent

Live Lent at Home

DAVID WERTHMANN

Daily Prayers and Activities for Families

This handy leaflet reminds us of the basics for celebrating Lent fully and is an inexpensive and easy refresher course for parishioners. It covers the history and meaning of ashes, the 40 days, purple vestments, penance, Stations of the Cross, the scrutinies, palm branches, holy oils, and the Easter duty.

PAIGE BYRNE SHORTAL

Each week begins with a Sunday Gospel reflection for parents and children to read together, followed by daily reflections, activities, and simple prayers for a meaningful, fruitful Lent. This book is an inspirational and useful book for busy families.

2-page folded leaflet • Package of 25 14 x 8.5; folds to 3.5 x 8.5 9780764-812378 $7.99

Woman, Why Are You Weeping?

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Daily Meditations for Lent JOHN TIMMERMAN

The author examines several Biblical names and titles given to Jesus that help reveal him in images we can comprehend and that give insight into the meaning of the cross and the resurrection. Each day contains a creative explanation of one name or title for Jesus, followed by quotes from Scripture and a prayer.

The Women of the Passion KATHLEEN M. MURPHY

These reflections unravel the stories of women who accompanied Jesus during his last days and were there as he endured his agony and death on the cross. What are their stories? Each reflection is well researched, yet easily readable and thought provoking. 112-page booklet • 5.06 x 7.281 9780764-816475 $10.99

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The Stations of the Cross for Children

Way of the Cross for Families

FRANCINE M. O’CONNOR

Jesus showed us that love and life are more powerful than sin and death. Using this booklet to guide you through the Stations of the Cross and through reflection, discussion, and prayer as a family, you can become closer to each other and to Jesus.

JIM MERHAUT

Perfect for praying the stations at school assemblies or in a family setting: • Heavy card stock lasts for years • Station blocks are printed in many colors for ease in following along. Folded Prayer Card • 4.75 x 8.5 English 9780764-80013 $1.50 Package of 10 • A00138 $9.99 Spanish 9780764-811135 $1.50 Package of 10 • A00141 $9.99

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The Challenge of the Cross Praying the Stations

Way of the Cross for Teens

ALFRED MCBRIDE, OPRAEM

JIM AUER

When we pray the Stations of the Cross, we witness Jesus’ immense suffering and become much closer to him in his passion. Following each reflection, is a Scripture to ponder, a prayer to meet the challenge of the cross, and a closing prayer.

This double-sided, trifold prayer card by popular teen author Jim Auer makes this classic devotion accessible to young people by relating each Station of the Cross to a modern concern of teens. Folded Prayer Card • 4.75 x 8.5 9780764-803215 $1.50 Package of 10 • A00135 $9.99

The Stations of the Cross With Saint John Paul II

The Way of the Cross

JOSEPH M. CHAMPLIN

CARYLL HOUSELANDER

Fr. Joseph Champlin adapts the stations from the ones used by Pope John Paul II at the Roman Colosseum on Good Friday 1991. It contains 15 stations, including the resurrection, and each is accompanied by specific Gospel readings. The prayer responses are from a portion of the Book of Psalms.

This is a glorious meditative journey in which readers are led to meet themselves through re-experiencing the Passion of Christ. Each of the 14 meditations concludes with an original prayer. This edition is enhanced by 14 of the author’s own powerful line drawings. 128-page paperback • 5.5 x 8.5 9780764-808531 $11.99

Stations of the Cross for a Wounded World DENISE BOSSERT

40-page booklet • 5.125 x 7.375 English 9780764-436798 $3.99 Spanish 9780892-438761 $3.99

New!

Offer up your loss and pain as you walk the stations with Jesus. The author draws from her personal experience with PTSD and pilgrimages to Jerusalem and the Holy Land to create 15 Stations of the Cross, culminating in Jesus’ resurrection, that help victims of

Way of the Cross

Saint Alphonsus Liguori THOMAS M. SANTA, CSSR

For Saint Alphonsus, the Stations of the Cross provided the opportunity to meditate on the true meaning of the love of the Most Holy Redeemer. This edition provides a poetic translation of a longtime parish favorite.

trauma become victors.

Large Print 32-page pamphlet • 4.125 x 5.875

32-page deluxe pamphlet • 4.125 x 5.875 9780764-827891 $2.50

English 9780764-803365 $2.50 Spanish 9780764-818981 $2.50 Standard 24-page pamphlet • 3.375 x 5.25 English 9780764-805202 $1.50 Spanish 9780764-803680 $1.50

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72-page paperback • 4 x 6 9781616-363031 $3.99


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LENT WISDOM SERIES AND MORE The Essential Lenten Handbook A Daily Companion

Three Lenten Volumes From Fulton J. Sheen FULTON J. SHEEN

REDEMPTORIST PASTORAL PUBLICATION

Seven Words of Jesus and Mary

Whether one wishes to follow a Lenten devotion centered on prayer, one that focuses on Scripture readings, or a family model that brings loved ones together for a shared spiritual journey, this allin-one resource is an invaluable reference and guidebook to all of the basic Lenten practices of Catholicism.

Lessons from Cana and Calgary 96-page paperback • 5.06 x 7.81 9780764-807084 $10.99

The Cross and the Beatitudes

Lessons on Love and Forgiveness 96-page paperback • 5.06 x 7.81 9780764-805929 $10.99

Characters of the Passion

304-page paperback • 5.06 x 7.81 9780764-805677 $15.99

Lessons on Faith and Trust 96-page paperback • 5.06 x 7.81 9780764-802294 $10.99

Lent and Easter Wisdom Series

Each book in the Lent an Easter Easter Wisdom series encourages the reader to set aside time each day to reflect upon a specific Scripture passage coupled with the words from saints and today’s spiritual leaders, while providing a suggested activity for Christian living during Lenten season. Other editions of Lent and Easter Wisdom include

• G.K. Chesterton

• St. Vincent de Paul

• St. Francis of Assisi • Pope John Paul II

• Thomas Merton

• St. Augustine

• St. Alphonsus Liguori

• St. Therese of Lisieux

• St. Ignatius of Loyola

• And More

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Lent and Easter Wisdom From Pope Francis

Lent and Easter Wisdom From Fulton J. Sheen

Daily Scripture and Prayers Together with Sheen’s Own Words

JOHN CLEARY

While Lent might feel like it’s only about our regrets, suffering, and disappointments, Pope Francis shows us there is much more. With great compassion and mercy, he helps us to break free of despair and choose trust. Every day of the season, reflect on the words of Pope Francis, Scripture, prayer, and an action.

REDEMPTORIST PASTORAL PUBLICATION

Covering the traditional themes of Lent--sin and salvation, death and Resurrection, sorrow and hope, ashes and lilies--these 50 passages and accompanying mini-prayers from the pen of Bishop Fulton J. Sheen offer readers a practical spiritual program as a retreat from the cares and concerns of a secular world view. 128-page paperback • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-811111 $11.99

128-page paperback • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-826474 $11.99

Lent and Easter Wisdom From Henri J. M. Nouwen

Lent and Easter Wisdom From Thomas Merton

Daily Scripture and Prayers Together with Thomas Merton’s Own Words THE MERTON INSTITUTE FOR CONTEMPLATIVE LIVING

Let the words of the Trappist monk Thomas Merton lead you through the holy season of Lent and Easter. The daily format includes an explanation of one facet of the season, followed by Mertons’ writings, appropriate Scripture passages and a daily journal topic to encourage your own thoughts related to Lent and Easter.

COMPILED BY JUDY BAUER

The author’s thought-provoking words lead readers along a journey of conversion during Lent and Easter week, helping us become more sensitive to our own weaknesses and Christ’s victory over sin. Through it all, Father Nouwen reassures us with reminders that God loves and accepts us even in our human state. 128-page paperback • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-812866 $11.99

128-page paperback • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-815584 $11.99

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CHILDREN LENT Easter Bunny’s Amazing Day

On Easter Day in the Morning

CAROL BENOIST AND CATHY GILMORE

VICKI HOWIE AND HONOR AYRES

40-page hardcover • 10 x 8.25 English 9780764-823534 $16.99 Spanish 9780764-824562 $16.99

Following in the footsteps of Jesus along with his friend Mary, children will learn about Jesus’ life, death, and resurrection. These familiar Scripture stories are brought to life by gorgeous, full-color illustration and vivid storytelling. 32-page hardcover • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-819995 $10.99

Every Day of Lent and Easter, Year C

Welcome Risen Jesus

Lent and Easter Reflections for Families SARAH REINHARD

Welcome Risen Jesus offers daily reflections and thoughts that encourage families to THINK, PRAY, ACT based on words from Scripture. These exercises are designed to engage your household during the Lenten season by tying Scripture and reflection to your daily life. 64-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 English 9780764-820748 $1.99 Spanish 9780764-821837 $1.99

A Book of Activities for Children REDEMPTORIST PASTORAL PUBLICATION

This is the perfect tool for teaching primary-grade students what Lent is about and how they can practice penance, prayer, and almsgiving. It includes colorful illustrations, games, puzzles, mazes, and activities, explanation of themes and traditions of the season, and a Lenten calendar. Year C: 48-page booklet • 8.375 x 10.875 • 9780764-814990 $3.99 Year A: 48-page booklet • 8.375 x 10.875 • 9780764-807466 $3.99 Year B: 48-page booklet • 8.375 x 10.875 • 9780764-813862 $3.99

40 Ways for 40 Days

A Family Guide Through Lent

Bring Lent to Life

REDEMPTORIST PASTORAL PUBLICATION

Activities and Reflections for Your Family

40 Ways for 40 Days offers a range of activities, prayers, and rituals to involve your entire family in the Lenten celebration. These idea starters give families the opportunity to share Christ’s gift to share and to think about spiritual values while having fun with one another.

KATHLEEN M. BASI

Fasting is not just giving up candy, almsgiving is more than giving away your unused allowance, and prayer becomes active. Practice the three tenets of Lent in new ways such as an Easter Tree or Sunday love letters/drawings to share the love of Christ with family members. 96-page paperback • 5.125 x 7.375 9780764-820045 $6.99

48-page booklet • 5.5 x 8.25 9780764-807046 $1.95

He Is Risen

The Power of the Resurrection

The Proud Tree

BROTHER FRANCIS

LUANE ROCHE

Brother Francis celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ. It includes key points in the life of Jesus Christ, his death on the cross, triumph over death, and ascension to the Father. It shows how we celebrate Holy Week and the Easter Triduum.

Children learn the story of the crucifixion from Rex, the tree that became the cross Jesus carried, teaching them valuable lessons in humility and love and helping them understand the importance of Jesus’ sacrifice. 64-page booklet • 5 x 7.8 9780892-437696 $6.99

25-minute bilingual DVD 727985-016436 $12.99 Coloring/Activity Book 9781939-182562 $2.99

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Meet the risen Jesus with an amazing bunny in this beautifully illustrated book. Little ones will learn about Jesus’ friendship and comfort through the eyes of a timid bunny who experiences firsthand the love and joy Jesus brings.

25-minute DVD • 5.125 x 7.375 English 9780764-817243 $19.95 Spanish 978-764-817472 $19.95

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2019 Seasonal Catalog  

See Liguori Publications books for Advent and Christmas, Lent and Easter, including Daybreaks daily meditation booklets.

2019 Seasonal Catalog  

See Liguori Publications books for Advent and Christmas, Lent and Easter, including Daybreaks daily meditation booklets.