Author: United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
Publisher: USCCB Publishing
Release Date: 2008
Now in paperback, Catholic Household Blessings and Prayers is the family resource for exploring the Catholic tradition of prayer. Use Catholic Household Blessings and Prayers to Learn prayers by memory Bless the advent wreath, Christmas cr che, and Easter foods Lead grace before and after meals Bless the home before a move and in times of trouble Catholic Household Blessings and Prayers brings solace, joy, and hope in God's mercy to families.
Author: United States Catholic Conference
Publisher: Hunter Publishing (NJ)
Release Date: 1989
Catholic Household Blessings and Prayers has become a treasured companion for Catholics everywhere. Growing out of the long-standing tradition that faith begins and is nurtured in the home-the domestic Church-this handsomely bound, copiously illustrated work contains a wealth of inspiration. Included are prayers and blessings for daily use as well as special occasions, and prayers that comfort, encourage, uplift, and inspire-blessed words everyone will take to heart.
From the earliest days of Christianity, the family has been called the domestic church. "Catholic Household Blessings & Prayers" is the perfect family resource for children who are learning the traditional language of prayer from their parents. Young and old alike will gather around this prayer book for many years as their voices in unison repeat the words of prayers and blessings for some of the most important moments in the life of a family, such as blessing the Advent wreath each year or learning to recite the "Our Father" as a family. Handsomely bound in soft leather with a decorative ribbon to mark the time and passage of the year, "Catholic Household Blessings & Prayers" will rest in a special place in every family's home as a resource to bring solace, celebrate joy, and petition God for His mercy and aid. Makes a great gift for any family.
Mit großer Spannung wurde sie erwartet, auch von Nicht-Katholiken: Die Umwelt-Enzyklika von Papst Franziskus nimmt die heute entscheidenden Themen in den Blick; es geht um die geht um soziale, ökologische und politische Zusammenhänge. Wohl selten war ein päpstliches Schreiben so aktuell und brisant und vor allem relevant für alle Gesellschaftsschichten und Menschen weltweit. Mit „Laudato si“ beweist Franziskus, dass die Kirche nach wie vor eine unverzichtbare Stimme im Diskurs zur Gestaltung der modernen Welt ist. Wer verstehen will, wie Papst und Kirche die großen Herausforderungen unserer Zeit bestehen wollen, kommt an diesem Werk nicht vorbei. Ein Muss für jeden, der an den drängenden Fragen unserer Zeit interessiert ist.
This volume offers a comprehensive intellectual and experiential introduction to Christian spirituality. It embraces spiritual traditions from the Patristic period to the present day. Part I, "The Roots of Contemporary Western Spirituality," covers spiritual types that have been fundamental in shaping spiritual practice. Part II, "Distinctive Spiritual Traditions," offers major introductory essays on spiritual traditions formed by such notable figures as Luther, Wesley, Ignatius, and John of the Cross, as well as ecclesiastical traditions such as Anglicanism. Part III, "The Feminine Dimension in Christian Spirituality," is devoted to Marian Spirituality, holy women, and feminism. Each of the fourteen chapters is followed by a practicum which enables readers to assimilate the practice prescribed into their own devotional life .
These pocket-sized prayer books have distinctive designs that reflect the dignity of prayer. Each can be used as you pray daily, for an with those in pain, those in need of comfort or those in need of inspiration. Special quantity pricing allows you to keep a supply on hand for group use or gift giving. Titles can also be combined for quantity discounts.
These pocket-size prayer books have distinctive designs that reflect the dignity of prayer. Each can be used as you pray daily, for and with those in pain, those in need of comfort, or those in need of inspiration. Special quantity pricing allows you to keep a supply on hand for group use or gift giving.
In Eucharistic Ministry to the Sick, Marie Zoglman provides a practical guide for training Eucharistic ministers to the sic k, offering a liturgical catechetical process to prepare these ministers for pastoral care of the sick. An appendix also includes a special listing of resources for those who visit persons with HIV or AIDS.
If you have a nagging sense that you should be praying with your kids but don't know where to begin, this book is for you. 77 Ways to Pray with Your Kids offers short, practical explanations of the many ways Catholics pray. While not all the prayer styles will become a permanent part of your family's prayer life, trying different types of prayer is a great way to introduce your kids to the wealth of prayer practices available. Along the way, a handful of these might become part of your family's routine, enriching your life together and deepening your friendship with Christ. You'll find: - Age-appropriate suggestions for young children, older kids, and teens - Answers to questions kids have about prayer - An appendix of Catholic prayers A quick-find index that doubles as a checklist from mealtime prayers to keeping a prayer journal and praying a family Rosary, you re sure to find lots of ideas for conversing with God together!
A parent's handbook for integrating prayer into one's daily life features more than four hundred prayers and blessings for every occasion, including prayers of praise and petition, bedtime and mealtime prayers, holiday blessings, prayers of thanksgiving, and more.