Bookshelf

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The Gift of Peace — Written by Joseph Cardinal Bernardin, and finished just days before he died of cancer, the book is his personal reflection on several tragic events in his life and how he found peace in these tragedies.

In The Holy Longing,  Ronald Rolheiser explores the”unquenchable fire” each of us has within us.  “Spirituality is,” he says, “what we do with our longings, both in terms of handling the pain and the hope they bring us.”

One of the causes of disunity is a lack of understanding as to what the Church really says.  Fulton Sheen once remarked: “There are not one hundred people in the United States who hate The Catholic Church, but there are millions who hate what they wrongly perceive the Catholic Church to be.” Find out what the Church actually teaches and believes.


Perelandra, the second book in C.S. Lewis’ Space Trilogy tells of the confrontation in the Garden of the Eden as it played out on another world.  You can get boxed set of the entire Space Trilogy here.

The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe, is C.S. Lewis’ story of how the Work of Salvation occurred it the world of Narnia.  It is part of the Chronicles of Narnia Series.  Other books in the Chronicles touch on such topics as the work of Creation and the Fall The Magician’s Nephew , baptism The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, and the necessity of daily prayer The Silver Chair, to mention a few.  You can get the entire boxed set here.