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A Heart Like Mary’s

Do you ever wonder what life would be like if understood and truly lived through Mary's eyes? What about her heart? Can we really ask to obtain her heart and all of the qualities contained therein? Author Fr. Edward Looney believes so. In his Introduction to A Heart Like Mary's: 31 Daily Meditations to Help [...]

By | November 1st, 2017|Book Reviews, Faith and Family, prayer|0 Comments

Super Girls and Halos

What do you get when you cross a love of super hero(in)es and holy protagonists with saints? You get a fresh new book by author Maria Morera Johnson called Super Girls and Halos. She explains in the Introduction that many heroic protagonists beloved by thousands over the years in comic books and movies exhibit something [...]

By | October 25th, 2017|Book Reviews, Lifestyle|0 Comments

Ignite Your Faith

I've always been a fan of Sonja Corbitt's writing. She cuts straight to the heart of a particular spiritual matter, and she is very authentic in relaying her own wrestling with certain vices. It's heartening to know one is not alone in one's faith journey, and she and Deacon Harold Burke-Sivers certainly deliver a gentle [...]

By | October 11th, 2017|Book Reviews, Lifestyle, prayer, spirituality|0 Comments

The Friendship Project

Most of you probably already know that, because I am a Catholic author, I get a lot of books in the mail to review - gratis - even before they are released to the public. This is both an exciting and daunting consequence of my work as a mom-writer. Truthfully, it's exciting, because I love [...]

By | September 27th, 2017|Book Reviews, Faith and Family, spirituality|0 Comments

Once I Was Blind

Compelling, riveting books are rare these days. Most of the time, when I review books, I am reading content written by very good writers who are able to articulate their premises thoroughly. They introduce new concepts to the reader quite well, and they elaborate with thoughtful reflections and relevant anecdotes. But do they grip my [...]

By | August 30th, 2017|Book Reviews, Faith and Family, prayer, spirituality|0 Comments