CBB Interview with Matt Leonard

PETE: First a simply worded but complex question. Why prayer?MATT LEONARD: Allow me to answer a question with a question, Pete. Why not prayer? How many of us actually think we’re praying enough? (Put your hand down unless you are a contemplative monk or nun in the hinterlands…which are far away.) To be honest, I don’t think there are enough good books on prayer. In fact, I don’t think there will ever be enough good books on prayer because prayer is what we’re made for. We were created by God … [Read more...]

Weekly Giveaway – Prayer Works!

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This week publisher Our Sunday Visitor sponsors the CBB giveaway. One lucky winner will receive one copy of Prayer Works! Getting a Grip on Catholic Spirituality by Matt Loenard (you can read my review here). I use Rafflecopter to run my giveaways which makes it simple for you and me! Enter below. The contest starts at midnight tonight EST and will end 12AM EST Friday 10/17 with a winner being announced later that day. Good Luck! a Rafflecopter giveaway … [Read more...]

CBB Review – Prayer Works! Getting a Grip on Catholic Spirituality

Prayer Works! is the title of Matt Leonard's latest book and should be the theme chant for our own lives. If your prayer life needs some work and you don't know where to begin this is the book for you. Even if you think you have a solid prayer life you could use some pointers and Matt provides those here. There are many reasons for having a strong prayer life. First and foremost is establishing a personal relationship with your heavenly Father. We can either care enough to have such a … [Read more...]

Weekly Giveaway : Louder than Words

This week, Our Sunday Visitor has kindly agreed to sponsor the giveaway. One lucky winner will receive a copy of Louder than Words : The Art of Living as a Catholic by Matt Leonard . Click here to read my review of this book.I use Rafflecopter to run my giveaways which makes it simple for you and me! Click below to enter. The contest starts now and will end 12AM Friday 10/11 with a winner being announced later that day. Good Luck!a Rafflecopter giveaway … [Read more...]

Louder than Words : The Art of Living as a Catholic

In his new book Louder Than Words: The Art of Living as a Catholic Matt Leonard has provided a resource covering many aspects of the Catholic faith. It is a book I think will be useful for those exploring Catholicism for the first time, those in RCIA and those who have been Catholic for years.  The information provided is solid and Matt uses numerous references to Scripture, the writings of Saints and various Popes.Matt opens the book with a brief overview of how he, the son of a Protestant … [Read more...]


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