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A BEGINNER'S BOOK OF PRAYER
An Introduction to traditional catholic prayers
William G. Storey

Learning to pray the Catholic way can be difficult for those who are new to the faith. What are the prayers? When do we pray them? Why do we pray them?
In A Beginner's Book of Prayer, esteemed prayer-book author and editor William G. Storey provides nearly 200 prayers of the Catholic Church for anyone needing an introduction to traditional Catholic prayers. The prayers are frequently placed in their historical and liturgical contexts, and the prayers are grouped by theme to make them easy to find. Anyone learning to pray, or simply wanting a better understanding of the prayers we pray, is sure to benefit from this book.
Red leatherette 174pp R140.00





COME TO ME IN THE BLESSED SACRAMENT
Vincent Martin Lucia

Ten Eucharistic Holy Hours - scripture, prayers and reflections 
Paperback 310pp R75.00




THE ESSENTIAL CATHOLIC PRAYER BOOK
A collection of private and community prayers
With a glossary of key terms and a brief manual of Ways to prayer

1: What is prayer? Section 2: Prayers for everyday: ie basic, morning, during the day, evening Section 3: The Mass Section 4: Penance & Reconciliation 5: Prayers to Jesus Christ 6: Prayers to the Holy Spirit & Blessed Trinity 7: Prayers to the Blessed Virgin Mary 8: Personal needs 9: Prayer services for groups and families 10: Sick, dying and deceased. Prayers to the Holy Angels and Saints
Paperback 285pp R140.00




DIVINE MERCY HANDBOOK: Will you help me?
From the Revelations given to St Faustina
Paperback 136pp colour illus R85.00




HEART TO HEART
A Cardinal Newman Prayer Book

The only complete Newman prayer book available, ideal for both those who love his work and those getting to know Newman for the first time. In these pages, we meet the spiritual master: gracious and compassionate, intelligent and so beautiful to read.
“This rich selection of prose and poetry, drawn from both Newman’s Anglican and his Catholic period, is a fitting celebration of his devout and thoughtful heart.”
- Aidan Nichols, OP
Paperback 266pp 
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A HOSPITAL PRAYER BOOK
Compiled by M K Paul, SSP

Traditional daily prayers as well as prayers when sick or in hospital
Paperback pocket size 136pp R20.00






PRAYERS AND HYMNS TO THE HOLY SPIRIT
Gracious Thomas

45 prayers and 18 hymns
Paperback pocket size 132pp R40.00





PRAYERS FOR LIFE
Forty daily devotions
Mary Ann Kuharski

A longtime activist and champion of pro-life causes, presents an inspiring forty-day devotional for anyone concerned about abortion and the dignity of life. These Christ-focused reflections remind the reader of prayer’s potency as a force for change. A wonderful treasure for pro-life groups
“May this book help you foster growth both of love for God, to whom we pray, and love for each child forming in a mother’s womb, for whom we pray”.
- Mitch Pacwa, SJ, Host of EWTN Live
Paperback 114pp R130.00



ST JOHN XXII & ST JOHN PAUL II
PRAYERBOOK

Contents: Spiritual biographies, the saints they loved, How they prayed, Rosary meditations, Stations of the Cross meditations, Divine Mercy, Prayers on themes close to their hearts + Novenas to each
CTS Booklet 80pp R58.00