This is a book with a fresh, new approach to understanding and living life the way it ought to lived, namely, happily. This it does by astutely unravelling some of the many secrets inherent in daily living. The author does the unravelling by referring to the various ordinary things that one encounters just about anywhere, any time — a hurt long lying buried within, a peanut, what one sees about a friend, the need to make time for everything in life, what goes to make life’s tapestry and so on. The contents of this book, written in simple, everyday language, are meant to enable the reader to look within one’s own self and at one’s immediate environs for answers to difficulties and obstacles that come our way every day.
This new book by esteemed father in the faith, Archbishop Donald Cardinal Wuerl, and my friend Mike Aquilina is a wonderful treatment of the great amen of the fathers of the church and the assent of the gathered community of faith within our houses of worship.
The Church Unfinished
Like human life, the church is lived forward but understood backward.The Church Unfinished traces how the church came from the community of unexpected persons whom Jesus gathered around himself, and how the church was then shaped, over the course of centuries, by human decisions made in the spirit,
shades within shadows
we live under the shadow of rulers, religion and ritual; of childhood fears, adult realities and hovering death. we live in shadows of varying shades, from hues of darkening night, through lightening shades of gray, to brightest light. within these shades of many shadows, our stories sawn and mature, some sad, some happy, some tragic, mostly soon forgotten, but some preserved and written about. shades within shadows tells one such tale of an entire community sucked into a maelstrom that devastates and nearly destroys them.
Go To Galilee
from the birth of Jesus in a cave in Bethlehem to his burial in a cave outside of Jerusalem, from his hidden life in the hills of Nazareth to his public life along the sea of Galilee, from his Transfiguration on the mount called Tabor to his sermon on the mount in Galilee and his Ascension on the mount of olives. This book is an intuitive and contemplative approach to the scripture, we enter into the mystery of the life of Jesus and find our faith increase. Read this book and get more