The understanding of religious life has considerably changed; as also how consecrated persons think of their vows. At the same time it is encouraging to see that large numbers of young people in various countries still enter religious life. But the question is: How can religious ﬁnd meaning in this Way of life? This book, meant for easy reading and understanding by even the simple religious, tries to answer this important question. It is peppered with anecdotes and experiences to make the reading easily understandable. Drawing from a great deal of experience in guiding retreats and engaging in personal interaction with hundreds of religious over the past few decades, the author seeks to address some challenges and pertinent questions confronting religious life today.
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The priest in Union with Christ
Today, when many priests and Seminarians have been led to believe that they must personally design their own particular priesthood to meet the needs of their own people, this book is of primary importance to help them refocus their priesthood on God, on eternal life and on the saving of souls.
A priest Forever
A large serving of wisdom and common sense. A priest forever is a call to appreciation of what priest are and what they do. If priesthood is important to you for whatever reason, so is this book.
A confessor’s Handbook
For many years, A confessor's Handbook has been the indispensable guide for priest and seminarians on the sacrament of Reconciliation. There are many books for priests on preaching, leadership, liturgy, spiritual direction, and counseling, but A confessor's Handbook focuses specifically on the priest's ministry as confessor.
Be Thou my Vision: Meditation on the Priesthood
This book is much more than a series of deep and appealing retreat meditation. The enduring value of be thou my vision, is its daily relevance to the lives of today's priests and its power to renew their spirit on the job, in the world.