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.
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
32 Pages, 4 Pages in Full Color, 28 Pages in Black and White. [$8.00]
con los Misterios Luminosos
estudio y guia de discusion
por Christine Haapala
Ilustrado por Gus Muller
Este libro de oraciones del Rosario Bíblico presenta la riqueza de los Sagrados Misterios del
Santo Rosario de manera que los niños lo puedan visualizar y comprender. Las acuarelas
de Gus Muller utilizan toda la paleta de expresión del color para explorar las
profundidades de la agonía de Cristo crucificado y llegar a las alturas del reinado glorioso
de la Santísima Virgen María como Reina del Cielo y la Tierra. Las selecciones para
meditar escogidas por Christine Haapala, producen gran discernamiento espiritual sobre
los misteriosos acontecimientos de la vida de Jesús y María. Las Escrituras y acuarelas,
junto con las oraciones del Santísimo Rosario, proporcionan una base de meditación para enseñar
la oración y la devoción a Jesús y María.
2nd Joyful Mystery - The Visitation and 3rd Joyful Mystery - The Nativity
4th Sorrowful Mystery - The Carrying of the Cross and 5th Sorrowful Mystery - The Crucifixion
4th Glorious Mystery - The Assumption of Mary into Heaven and 5th Glorious Mystery -
The Coronation of Mary, Queen of Heaven and Earth
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