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Eucharistic Adoration Prayer Book

In His Presence
Seven Visits to the Blessed Sacrament
[$7.00]

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This Scriptural meditation book outlines SEVEN VISITS to the Blessed Sacrament and was inspired by the Holy Thursday Seven Church Pilgrimage. Seven Church Visits Information. This prayer book can alternatively be used for seven consecutive days for a special prayer request. Or, when you can spend time visiting Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament.
64 pages. 21 Gustave Dore Illustrations from Dante's Divine Comedy.
5 1/2 by 8" $7.00

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Inspiration and Meditation through Art and Literature Pope Benedict XV's Encyclical on Dante "IN PRAECLARA SUMMORUM" (April 30, 1921) stated that "Among the many celebrated geniuses of whom the Catholic faith can boast who have left undying fruits in literature ... highest stands the name of Dante Alighieri..." [IPS, 1] Three pictures from The Dore Illustrations for Dante's Divine Comedy are included for each of the Seven Visits. Pope Benedict XV further said that while the Divine Comedy "uses various symbolic images and records the lives of mortals on earth, it has for its true aim the glorification of the justice and providence of God who rules the world through time and all eternity and punishes and rewards the actions of individuals and human society." [IPS, 4]
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Revised Edition, New Pocket Size Format, Lower Price
The Suffering Servant's Courage
A Scriptural Rosary
4 " by 6 1/2"; 96 pages; 36 illustrations.

On the Importance of Being the Suffering Servant

The Suffering Servant is a figure described in the Book of the Prophet Isaiah. Indeed, its direct and indirect use by Our Lord Jesus Christ and its vast role in the life of the Church had led the Fathers to refer to this book as the “Fifth Gospel.”
Continue to read the Foreword.
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Christine Haapala is the author of over 13 Scriptural prayer books. She founded Suffering Servant Scriptorium in the Jubilee year – 2000. The Suffering Servant’s Courage was one of her first prayer book. This new pocket-size format means you can carry the book in your back pocket, briefcase, or purse, thus having it available anytime for prayer.

This prayer book integrates poignant Sacred Scripture verses about courage and strength, the prayers of the mysteries of the Most Holy Rosary, and the inspired artistic genius of the 19th century Catholic illustrator, Gustave Dore. All 20 Rosary mysteries are included.

These Bible stories show how much Jesus suffered for you and me. Since Jesus’ birth, the Blessed Virgin Mary bore the prophetic message that her heart would be “pierced by a sword.” She was nearly alone at the foot of the cross. Mary’s heart was surely pierced, when she saw her son’s heart, pierced by a lance.

"I have heard many Catholics say that they found the Rosary monotonous. ... Christine Haapala’s Scriptural Rosary, with illustrations by Gustave Dore, is anything but boring. It helps one to pray the Rosary while really meditating…
from Introduction

To love as the Suffering Servant means to follow the path of self-sacrifice – a way that would be impossible without the courage of the Suffering Servant.
from Foreword
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Download the Scriptural Decade PDF for The Fifth Joyful Mystery: The Finding of Jesus in the Temple
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Download the Scriptural Decade PDF for The Second Sorrowful Mystery: The Scourging at the Pillar

Fatima Collection [$62.70]
13 Scriptural Prayer Books - save 45%
Includes 8 Scriptural Rosary Books

13-books


Includes -
  • Children
    • Speak, Lord, I am Listening
    • Follow Me
  • Rosary
    • Living in Imitation of Christ
      NEW!! in 2022
    • Priest Prophet King
      NEW!! in 2021
    • Pearls of Peace
    • The Suffering Servant's Courage
      NEW Revised Ed!! in 2023
    • Psalter of Jesus and Mary
    • "In the Beginning..."
      NEW!! in 2021
    • From Genesis to Revelation
  • Eucharistic Adoration
    • In His Presence
  • Chaplets
    • His Sorrowful Passion
    • Seraphim and Cherubim
  • Novena
    • Sanctify my Heart
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Living in Imitation of Christ

A Scriptural Rosary about Men for Men

Pocket Collection - 20% SAVINGS!!!

The Psalter of Jesus and Mary
and New in 2022!!
Living in Imitation of Christ
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Speak, Lord, I am Listening A Rosary Book [$12.00]


See Speak, Lord in Spanish.

by Christine Haapala and Illustrations by Gus Muller
64 Pages; Full Color
3 Times on the Catholic Best Seller's List for Children
as compiled by Catholic Book Publisher's Association

Speak, Lord, I am Listening author Christine Haapala featured on Meet the Author program of Radio Maria. Listen to the Interview.
Learn more about Radio Maria.
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Speak Lord I am Listening Scriptural Rosary Book Animation
This Scriptural Rosary prayer book presents the richness of the Sacred Mysteries of the Most Holy Rosary in terms that children can visualize and understand. Gus Muller's watercolors use the full palette of color expression to explore the depths of the agony of Christ crucified and reach the heights of the Blessed Virgin Mary's glorious reign as Queen of Heaven and Earth. Christine Haapala's succinct and most apt meditation selections yield a wealth of spiritual insight into the mysterious events of the lives of Jesus and Mary. The Scriptures and watercolor illustrations coupled with the prayers of the Most Holy Rosary provide a rich meditation platform for teaching prayer and devotion to Jesus and Mary.
  • Ideal for Holy Communion age children, perfect for children of all ages
  • Engaging and brilliant watercolors appeal to even the younger non-readers
  • Short, relevant, large text Sacred Scripture verses for each Our Father and Hail Mary in the Most Holy Rosary
  • Scriptural references provide opportunity to discuss each mystery in further depth
  • Full text of the Our Father, Hail Mary, Glory Be and Fatima Prayer on each page allows each child to focus on praying
  • Each mystery of the Most Holy Rosary fits on two full pages of this large 9 by 11 book
  • Good resource to use in RCIA to introduce the Rosary to new Catholics
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    "...where 2 or 3 are gathered..." Mt 18:20

    English Variety Bookmark Pack [$6.30]

    Now you can share the gift of prayer - all 6 of the English Prayer bookmarks with 2 or 3 friends.

    Bookmarks are laminated on the front and measure 2 3/4 by 7"

    Request Free Sample of the Prayer Bookmarks
    18 Total Prayer Bookmarks with 3 each of
  • Most Holy Rosary
  • Chaplet of Divine Mercy
  • 10 Commandments
  • Queen of Angels
  • Francis, Instrument of Peace
  • Stations of the Cross
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