Sunday 28th of November

The Passion of Christ

Author: 
Erika Geiss
Dewey Dec No: 
246 /GEI
Publisher: 
Publications International, Ltd.(2004)
Publication Year: 
2021
ISBN: 
1-4127-1074-X
Summary: 

Rediscover the story of the last painful hours of Jesus’ life. This stunning book provides magnificent imagery and illuminating text to retell each pivotal moment, including:

- The Last Supper- Judas’ betrayal- Jesus’ trial, crucifixion, and resurrection- And more

With more than 100 color images by such legendary Renaissance and Baroque artists as da Vinci, Caravaggio, and Rembrandt, plus extended captions to provide insights into the subject matter, the historical context, and the art itself, this unforgettable story is brought to life like never before. The Passion of Christ is an essential for every library.

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Twelve faith-sharing sessions, corresponding to Part Three of the Catechism of the Catholic Church and Part Three of the United States Catholic Catechism for Adults.

Presents the moral teachings of the Catholic faith, beginning with the Beatitudes

Explores the principles of freedom and responsibility, conscience, virtues, morality, and grace in the first six sessions

Focuses on the Ten Commandments and their implications for Christian living in the last six sessions

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This work develops a theological and practical base for the exercise of professional lay ministry in the Catholic Church.

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The structure and functioning of the local church by an eminent canon lawyer.

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This collection of nine essays provides a current perspective on the field of catechetical leadership for parishes and schools.

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A Pastoral Letter on Ministry.

In English and Spanish

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Karl Rahner's sermon for major church feasts. Situated deeply in the scriptures and the traditions of the Church, these are gems.

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The Genesis Process blends sound biblical principles, the latest understanding of the brain, and the author's 30 years of experience in the addiction field into an effective road map to changing lives. This book was written for Christians with the goal of making churches safe and healing places for hurting people. The Genesis principles and tools can help those who are willing to change be able to change. Whether the issue is anxiety, anger, alcohol, drugs, food abuse, work, a critical attitude, or spiritual stagnation, this unique Process is easy to apply and simple to implement.Part 1 focuses on understanding and healing the wounds from relationships that are the driving force behind self-destructive behavior. You will understand why you do the very things you don't want to do through self-evaluation and the safe environment of a Change Group.

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Twelve faith-sharing sessions, corresponding to Part Two of the Catechism of the Catholic Church and Part Two of the United States Catholic Catechism for Adults. Explores how we celebrate our Catholic faith in sacramental liturgy focuses on understanding what we mean by "liturgy" and "sacrament" Looks at each of the seven sacraments, both individually and in their inter-relationships Session 1: God Acts through the Liturgy Session 2: The Liturgy, the Work of God Session 3: Celebrating the Liturgy Session 4: God Acts through the Sacraments Session 5: Baptism, a Sacrament of Initiation Session 6: The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) Session 7: Confirmation, a Sacrament of Initiation Session 8: Eucharist, a Sacrament of Initiation Session 9: Penance and Reconciliation, a Sacrament of Healing Session 10: The Anointing of the Sick, a Sacrament of Healing Session 11: Holy Orders, a Sacrament at the Service of Communion Session 12: Matrimony, a Sacrament at the Service of Communion Also available: Songs for Faith Sharing on The Celebration of the Christian Mystery a CD offering all 12 songs suggested by this book for the moments of faith-sharing.