In this unusual and captivating commentary, acclaimed poet, priest, and professor Jose Tolentino Mendonca casts a keen and probing eye on that most beautiful of prayers, the our father.He goes far beyond the usual line by line biblical and spiritual exegesis and offers readers a cultural, literary, and indeed spiritual commentary couched in a compelling style that also reveals his poetic gift.
Stories About Purgatory
Arranged as 30 days for the holy souls, this book was written to engrave on the minds and hearts of its readers an indelible understanding about purgatory-first, that it exists; second, that the souls detained there suffer long and excruciating pains, of the nature as those of hell.
The Judas Syndrome
This condition of recurring heresy is the Judas Syndrome: it betrayed Christ unto death, and it afflicts the church and the world unto this day. In these pages, author Thomas Colyandro investigates seven of history's most harmful and seductive heresies, and reveals how they have indeed returned to menace the church once more.
Evidence Of Satan In The Modern World
Evidence Of Satan In The Modern World. The devil's deepest wile is to persuade us that he dose not exist. Using Baudelaire's well known phrase as a starting point, Msgr. Leon Cristiani has amassed convincing proof that the Devil does indeed exist and that he continues to manifest his his presence in the modern world.
The Five Wounds Of Saint Francis
Many Saints have borne Stigmata woulds resembling Christ's crucifixion wounds. Some of them have written about the experience. Theologians have certainly pondered the meaning of the phenomenon.