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FIRST BOOK OF SAINTS
Their life and example
Lawrence Lovasik

- forty-four stories of saints plus their feastdays
- colour illustrations 
Hardcover 14.5x19cm 96pp  R145.00


 


PICTURE BOOK OF SAINTS
Saint Joseph Edition
Fr Lawrence Lovasik S.V.D
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- Over 100 stories of saints plus their feastdays
- colour illustration

Hardcover 16x24cm 140pp  OUT OF STOCK



CECILIA
Singing and Sharing the Faith
Barbara Yoffie, illustrated by Jeff Albrecht

As a young woman, Cecilia was promised in marriage to a non-christian by her parents. On her wedding day, the song of joy in her heart was for Jesus, not her husband. Eventually, Cecilia brought her husband and many others to the christian faith by her prayerful life and acts of charity. Read Cecilia's story. Can you, like Cecilia, lead others to Jesus by your kindness?
Booklet 14x21cm 16pp colour illus R85.00


MATTHEW THE APOSTLE
Banker and God's storyteller
Barbara Yoffie, illustrated by Jeff Albrecht

Matthew was a tax collector. Then one day, Jesus asked him to be one of his followers. He left his money to become an apostle. After Jesus ascended into heaven, this saint spread the Good News and wrote one of the Gospels. Read Matthew's story. Can you, like him, share the Good News about Jesus with everyone you meet?
Booklet 14x21cm 16pp colour illus R85.00


THOMAS THE APOSTLE
Builder and Believer
Barbara Yoffie, illustrated by Jeff Albrecht

Thomas was an apostle of Jesus'. He listened to him teach and saw the amazing things he did. Thomas did not believe in the resurrection at first, but when Jesus appeared to him in person, his faith grew stronger. He went out to teach and preach like Jesus. Read this saint's story. Can you build God's family of faith like Thomas?
                           Booklet 14x21cm 16pp colour illus R85.00


SAINT ANTHONY AND THE CHRIST CHILD
Helen Walker Homan

Homan covers many of the important and exciting events in Friar Anthony's life including a voyage to the Mohammedan land of Morocco, a shipwreck, and the meeting in Assisi with St. Francis and all of the Friars Minor. From his days as a youth to the dramatic accounts of his powerful preaching and working miracles as a follower of St. Francis, Homan presents a fascinating account of St. Anthony that youth, and all ages, will find enthralling.
Paperback 174pp R195.00

 

CLARE AND FRANCIS
Text: Guido Visconti & Illustrations: Bimba Landmann

The story is told in simple words and illustrated through striking, luminous images adorned with gold. Opening with a short chronological biography accompanied by miniatures and closing with Francis's Canticle of Brother Sun, this inspiring book will bring the tale of Assisi's two great saints to life for readers of all ages.
A Confirmation or RCIA  gift to treasure!
Hardcover 22.5x31cm 40pp R325.00