Augustine’s confessions has been much translated: but it is no exaggeration to say that sister Maria Boulding’s version is of a different level of excellence from practically anything else on the market…..All in all, this is a splendid rendering of a classic that never cease to move and astonish, and will, I hope, commend it to many new audiences.
Francis: The Saint Of Assisi
A modern retelling of the life of saint Francis of Assisi, this book combines historical details and dramatic style. The author explores the daily lives of Francis and Clare and the lives of thirteen-century Assisi and beautifully translates their stories in these pages.
The Life of St Francis of Assisi
Francis, go and build up my house, which as thou seest is falling into ruin. to fulfill this command of our Lord, st Francis of Assisi began by restoring physical churches and continued by building up the spiritual church. Francis' humility, purity, and true joy inspired many men and women to conversion and a deeper faith.
The Truth About Saint Joseph
Joseph is the most hidden of the saints, a simple, retiring, and humble man of Nazareth. His exterior life reveals nothing extraordinary or striking. yet he is exalted by the church as, next to Mary herself, the greatest of all the saints and even patron of the universal church. read and know more
In Saints Preserved: An Encyclopedia of Relics, author Thomas J Craughwell takes us on an exhilarating journey through the life and death of more than three hundred saints and along the way enlightens us about the sometimes strange bits and pieces that the saint left behind.