Book Selections Through Spring 2019.

Hi Readers, here we go. Also, we weren’t planning to meet in December, and we’ll be skipping August next year as well. Happy Reading, Karla

9/10/2018 In This House of Brede by Rumer Godden

10/8/2018 FIFTH YEAR ANNIVERSARY MEETING Love Is Patient, But I’m Not: Confessions of a Recovering Perfectionist by Christopher West

11/12/2018 I Burned for Your Peace: Augustine’s Confessions Unpacked by Peter Kreeft

1/14/2018 Not Of This World: A Catholic Guide to Minimalism by Sterling Jaquith or Making Room for God: Decluttering and the Spiritual Life by Mary Elizabeth Sperry, whichever one appeals to you. Both books look good to me. I really like Sterling Jaquith’s podcast and I think you’d enjoy listening to her evangelization pointers on http://sterlingjaquith.com/my-conversion-story-part-two/.

2/11/2019 21 Ways to Worship: A Guide to Eucharistic Adoration by Vinny Flynn

3/11/2019 The Biggest Lie in the History of Christianity by Matthew Kelly (Christmas Book Giveaway)

4/8/2019 The Second Greatest Story Ever Told: Now Is the Time of Mercy by Fr. Michael Gaitley

5/13/2019 Mary in the Bible and in Our Lives by Fr. Wilfrid Stinissen

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Book Club Short List & Meeting Reminder (Aug 2018)

See you tonight, August 13th, for St. Joseph: The Man Who Raised Jesus by Fr. Gary Caster, 7:00 pm, one story Conference Center off the lower parking lot. We meet second Mondays; upcoming mtgs in Sept, Oct, and Nov, and then we’ll pick up again in January.

Here are some future reading ideas. We’ll pick a few at our meeting:

>>>Big Thinkers (longer, deeper books, maybe for January after the break)

The Lord by Romano Guardini

Orthodoxy by G.K. Chesterton

In Soft Garments, Knox

>>>Saints

I Burned for Your Peace: Augustine’s Confessions Unpacked, Kreeft

Enter Assisi: An Invitation to Franciscan Spirituality, Bodo travelogue element

Second Greatest Story Every Told, Fr. Gaitley — April for Easter / Divine Mercy

Faith of Our Fathers, Aquilina on patristics

Stages on the Road, Undstet (maybe for January?)

St. John of the Cross, Fr. Evans

The Art of Being a Good Friend, Black on saints

Joan of Arc Twain or Belloc or local author MacCarthy

>>Current Issues

The Art of Forming Young Disciples, Fritz

>>Popes

Pope Fiction, Madrid

Father Benedict: The Spiritual and Intellectual Legacy of Pope Benedict XVI, Day

Rich in Mercy or other encyclical

Jason Evert Saint John Paul The Great: His Five Loves

>>Supernatural Self-Help

Overcoming Sinful Anger, Fr. Morrow

Love Is Patient, But I’m Not: Confessions of a Recovering Perfectionist, Christopher West

The Catholic Guide to Loneliness, Kevin Vost

It’s Okay to Start With You, Hogan “self-care” in a Catholic lens

Not of This World: A Catholic Guide to Minimalism, Jaquith or Making Room For God: Delcluttering and the Spiritual Life, Sperry

>>Weighty Messages in a Lighter Reading Package

One Beautiful Dream, Fulwiler

Church, Aquilina and one other on Church architecture

Tattoos on the Heart, Fr. Boyle

>>Fiction

Diary of a Country Priest, Bernanos … on Kindle

>>Marian

Mary in the Bible and Our Lives, Fr. Stinissen — May

>>Prayer

13 Powerful Ways to Pray, Tobin

21 Ways to Worship, Flynn on adoration

 

 

 

 

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