Letter to a Suffering Church: A Bishop Speaks on the Sexual Abuse Crisis

The sexual abuse scandal has gripped the Catholic Church for the past thirty years, and continues to wreak havoc even today It s been a diabolical masterpiece, one that has compromised the work of the Church in every way and has left countless lives in ruin Many Catholics are understandably

A Pilgrimage to Eternity: From Canterbury to Rome in Search of a Faith

Moved by his mother s death and his Irish Catholic family s complicated history with the church, Timothy Egan decided to follow in the footsteps of centuries of seekers to force a reckoning with his own beliefs He embarked on a thousand mile pilgrimage through the theological cradle of

Jesus and the Jewish Roots of Mary: Unveiling the Mother of the Messiah

Brant Pitre is one of the most compelling theological writers on the scene today Bishop Robert Barron Bestselling author of Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist casts new light on the Virgin Mary, illuminating her role in the Old and New Testaments Are Catholic teachings on Mary really

The Fisherman's Tomb: The True Story of the Vatican's Secret Search

A Texas oilman A brilliant female archaeologist An unknown world underneath the Vatican.In 1939, a team of workers beneath the Vatican unearthed an early Christian grave This surprising discovery launched a secret quest that would last decades a quest to discover the long lost burial place of

The Case for Jesus: The Biblical and Historical Evidence for Christ

Over the past hundred years, scholars have attacked the historical truth of the Gospels and argued that they were originally anonymous and filled with contradictions In The Case for Jesus, Brant Pitre taps into the wells of Christian scripture, history, and tradition to ask and answer a number of

Story of a Soul: The Autobiography of St. Therese of Lisieux

This book, first published in 1898 in a highly edited version, quickly became a modern spiritual classic, read by millions and translated into over fifty five languages John Clarke s acclaimed translation, first published in 1975, is now accepted as the standard throughout the English speaking