Books

Thumbnail archbishop charles chaput speaks with cna in rome on sept 15 2014 credit joaqun peir prez cna 8 10 15 Archbishop Chaput on his new book about life in a post-Christian world

Philadelphia, Pa., Feb 21, 2017 / 02:50 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia's new book, released on Tuesday, takes a...

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Thumbnail archbishop charles chaput speaks with cna in rome on sept 15 2014 credit joaqun peir prez cna 8 10 15 Are You Strange?: Philadelphia archbishop rallies Catholics to sainthood

“Do we believe in God or not?” “Are we on fire with a love for Jesus Christ or not?” Archbishop Charles J. Chaput asks these questions in his...

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Thumbnail caryllhouselander Caryll Houselander: The Little Way of the Infant Jesus

Caryll Houselander (1901-1954) was a British mystic, poet and spiritual teacher who wore a pair of big round tortoiseshell glasses, lived in London...

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Thumbnail cs lewis Conversion table

One would almost have to look in the Old Testament to find another non-Catholic figure who had more influence on Catholics than C.S. Lewis. In...

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Thumbnail dorothy day credit jim forest via flickr cc by nc nd 20 cna 5 19 15 Dorothy Day, as seen by her granddaughter

New York City, N.Y., Mar 1, 2017 / 12:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Dorothy Day, the co-founder of the Catholic Worker Movement whose cause for...

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Thumbnail victoria sweet ‘God’s Hotel’ by Victoria Sweet, M.D.

“God’s Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine” is a 2012 memoir by San Francisco-based physician Victoria Sweet. The...

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Thumbnail catholic author gary jansen Going Deeper into the Life of the Word: A new book is a Lenten Ignatian walk with Christ

“[R]eading the Word of God, the Bible, brings us even closer to the Word of God, Jesus,” New York-based editor Gary Jansen writes in his new book...

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Thumbnail holy land a suburban memoir ‘Holy Land: A Suburban Memoir’

“Surely the Lord is in this place and I did not know it.” — Genesis 28:16 D.J. Waldie, born in 1948, was raised in the Los Angeles suburb of...

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Thumbnail yuvallevin fracturedrepublic Hope for America in Going Local: De-nationalizing politics could end the current spectacle

One of the clearest writers on politics and civil society today is Yuval Levin, a leading conservative thinker at the Ethics and Public Policy...

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Thumbnail mark and maria shriver How Pope Francis renewed Mark Shriver’s faith

When Jorge Bergoglio stepped onto the balcony at the Vatican on March 13, 2013, as the newly elected leader of the 1.2 billion Catholics around the...

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Thumbnail william peter blatty 1974 credit larry ellis getty images cna How the Catholic author of 'The Exorcist' saw good and evil

Washington D.C., Jan 13, 2017 / 05:06 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- William Peter Blatty, whose fictionalized vision of demonic possession and Catholic...

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Thumbnail death penalty credit california department of corrections and rehabilitation wikipedia cc 20 cna Is the death penalty a form of psychological torture? This author says yes

Washington D.C., Mar 14, 2017 / 03:20 am (CNA).- Recent “botched executions” resulting in painful deaths for inmates have stirred controversy over...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 339775121 My favorite books of 2016

So much of life, particularly today, constitutes an unconscious conspiracy against reading. Lack of time, the pressure of our jobs and electronic...

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Thumbnail post1 My top books for 2015

Taste, as St. Augustine said some 1,700 years ago, is subjective. That should be acknowledged upfront whenever someone recommends a reading list.In...

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Thumbnail mother angelica 2 credit ewtn cna 2 4 16 New book collects Mother Angelica's reflections on suffering

Birmingham, Ala., Mar 31, 2017 / 04:31 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A new book released by EWTN Publishing offers spiritual advice and insight on suffering...

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Thumbnail danielle bean On Knowing Love, a Jewel Box for the Life of Faith

The book is the color of a box from Tiffany’s, the jewelry store. But what’s inside You’re Worth It! Change the Way You Feel About Yourself by...

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Thumbnail daniel pittet photo courtesy of mondadori publishers cna Pope lauds 'courageous' witness of abuse victim who chose to forgive

Vatican City, Feb 14, 2017 / 02:17 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In his preface for a book written by a survivor of clerical sex abuse, Pope Francis once...

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Thumbnail jail to jobs Proactive job search

Mark Drevno couldn’t agree more with Sister Mary Sean Hodges and her PREP coworkers about how difficult it is for men and women coming out of...

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