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THE HOUSE OF THE VIRGIN MARY
The Miraculous story of it's journey from Nazareth to a hillside in Italy
Godfrey E. Phillips

In this house, the Virgin Mary herself was born, she was saluted by the angel Gabriel, and Jesus himself became flesh. There he spent the first twelve years of his life.
Rev. G.E. Phillips’ book, The House of the Virgin Mary, is the comprehensive tale of the Holy House in Nazareth, and its miraculous transport to Loreto, Italy – a delightful book that carefully lays out the evidence for the miracle and affords you detailed, convincing answers to those who have challenged it.
2017 pb 181pp R250.00




MARY OF NAZARETH
History, Archeology, Legends
Michael Hesemann

“Through historical, archaeological and textual research, Hesemann takes us on a lively adventure that sheds fascinating new light on the Mother of Jesus. His personal devotion to the Virgin shines through his extensive scholarship to create a delightful and enchanting portrait of the Mother of God.”- Paul Thigpen, author
2016 pb 276pp R350.00




Apparition



FATIMA
The Great Sign
Francis Johnston

The story, the message, and the meaning. Penetrates deeply into the theology of Fatima: the Rosary, daily duty, Eucharistic reparation, consecration and reparation to the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Hell and the prophecies, etc. Spells out the repeated papal pronouncements on the crucial relevance of Fatima to the entire world. As Pope Pius XII said, "The time for doubting Fatima is past; it is now time for action." One of our most popular titles. Eye-opening!
1980 pb 148pp R225.00



Devotion



JOHN'S 101 HOMILIES ON THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY
John Rose

It is difficult for anyone to capture the beauty of the Blessed Virgin Mary, for she shines scintillatingly from any angle you see her, and she has a million angles to herself. All our efforts in signing the beauty and greatness of this 'Solitary Boast', this 'Mother of God', are only feeble efforts, but, nonetheless, we have tried our best in describing her beauty, uniqueness and honor in this book. 
It is the desire of the author, an ardent devotee of the Most Blessed Virgin, to see this humble 'Woman of Nazareth' honored and praised from every corner of the earth. Any honor given to her will always redound to the glory of Christ Jesus. 
2018 hc 488pp R350.00




TRUE DEVOTION TO MARY
St. Louis-Marie Grignion De Montfort

"True Devotion to Mary" is universally acclaimed as the single greatest and most theologically authoritative book on the Blessed Virgin Mary ever to have been written. This work has had a tremendous impact on a number of the most significant and influential popes, from the late 19th Century right down to our own times: Pope Leo XIII beatified de Montfort in 1888, adopted de Montfort's Mariological terminology (calling Mary the “Mediated” and “Co-Redemptrix”), and wrote no less than ten encyclicals on the Rosary. Clearly, this book is the definitive MUST READ for every Catholic Christian!
"From this little book I learnt what it means to have true devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary. I understood the true devotion to the Mother of God comes from the profound understanding of the mystery of Redemption. - Pope John Paul II
2009 hc 287pp R110.00



Rosary



PRAYING THE ROSARY
A journey through scripture and art
Denis McBride

Stunning portrayals of each mystery of the rosary by master artists make this book delightfully unique and add new perspectives to each familiar Scripture story. The author invites us to place ourselves in each scene, imagining the people, places, sights, sounds, and emotions present at each event. His pastorally styled meditations urge us to go beyond simple observance, to enter the beauty and complexity of each drama and, ultimately, to connect our lives, including our current joys or challenges, to the lives of Jesus and Mary.
2014 pb 136pp R315.00