this book suggests that some of the best people to show us are holy men and women through history; from Augustine to Flannery O’Connor, Thomas Merton to Teresa of Avila and Mother Teresa. these people weren’t saints because of the way they died or their extraordinary capacity for goodness and love, which, in the end, makes us happy.
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
Saint Francis of Assisi
he knew that the praise of God stands on its strongest ground when it stands on nothing, he knew that we can the best measure the towering miracle of the mere fact of existence if we realize that but for some strange mercy we should not even exist. St Francis was a man of paradox. the inspiration behind the painting of Giotto and the poetry of Dante, Francis worked to end the crusade of the middle ages and intercede on behalf of birds. read this book and know more about st Francis
St Francis Of Assisi: By Passion, Poverty And The Man Who Transformed The Catholic Church
No Ordinary biography about the poor man of Assisi a spiritual odyssey in the footsteps of Francis.......a deeper understanding of the saint.......Experience the sights and sounds of Assisi as it was in Francis day.......Well researched, easy to read, and presented with the affection of a true son of Francis.