By Paul Thigpen
What did the nice heroes of the Catholic religion need to train us approximately God? Christ? The Church? The sacraments? Prayer? Temptation? Virtues and vices?
What have they got to claim in regards to the kinfolk? Friendship? Politics? getting older? The demise of a friend? Gossip? Laughter? Play?
Discover the extraordinary parallels and sturdy contract within the teachings of saints who lived in lots of diverse a while, areas, and cultures, but drew from a similar good of old Christian wisdom.
Explore an array of the easiest of the saints’ insights, geared up in a short, logical, and easy-to-use format.
Includes costs from thousands of saints, either those who find themselves most sensible recognized and those that may be higher often called inspiring types of Christian religion and life.
Provides a particularly resource for clergymen, deacons, and different academics of the Faith.
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A Dictionary of Quotes from the Saints by Paul Thigpen