Annunciation: A Call to Faith in a Broken World
Sally Read converted from atheism to Catholicism when her daughter, Flo, was only four years old, but it did not take long for the child to become aware that many friends and relatives did not share her mother's newfound faith. This consciousness of "two worlds" led to a great many doubts in Flo, and some rebellion. Two nights before her First Communion she suddenly questioned whether she should receive the Eucharist.
Sensing the precarious nature of faith in an overwhelmingly secular world, Read began writing down the reasons for holding on to both God and Church. Taking the Annunciation as her template, she explored common experiences of the spiritual life as she meditated on each part of the story recorded in the Gospel of Luke.
Drawing on Scripture, the saints, and the lives of people, Read shows how God is with us always—even in suffering, spiritual dryness, and depression.
2019 144 pages R289.50
Ave Maria: The Mystery of a Most Beloved Prayer
This important new work by Pope Francis provides an enlightening new vision of the importance of women in the Church and the world, seen through the lens of Mary, the mother of Jesus.
2019 159 pages R395.00
The Fruits of Fatima: A Century of Signs and Wonders
This account of true-life Fatima events of the past hundred years demonstrates that Our Lady’s messages are more vital today than ever before.
2019 240 pages R 325.00
Handmaid of the Lord
Von Speyr Adrienne
In this profound book on the mystery of Mary, Adrienne von Speyr reflects on the life, attitude, and prayer of the Mother of God.
She shows how Mary's assent to God's will her Fiat: "Let it be done to me according to thy word"?is what defines and sanctifies every aspect of her life. She gives new insights into Mary's holiness, suffering, prayer, and role of spiritual motherhood for all mankind.
2017 208 pages R253.00