Combining two prayers into one powerful resource

CBB Review - Marrying the Rosary to the Divine Mercy Chaplet: A Fusion of Meditation and IntercessionTwo of the most well-known prayers in the Catholic Church are the Rosary and the Divine Mercy Chaplet. On their own, each is a powerful tool for spiritual growth and a solid foundation to any prayer life. What if you combined the two? Shane Kapler has done exactly that in his new book Marrying the Rosary to the Divine Mercy Chaplet: A Fusion of Meditation and Intercession. If you thought … [Read more...]

CBB Review: Praying with Mother Angelica

I had prepared this review prior to the passing of our beloved Mother Angelica. It seems even more fitting to share my review of this book now.There are a number of resources available for meditation and devotion to the rosary. Sophia Institute Press has teamed up with EWTN to bring us another option and it’s one that I have started using for our daily family rosary. Praying with Mother Angelica has at its central core the rosary but also includes the Way of the Cross and a sprinkling of ot … [Read more...]

CBB Giveaway – Rugged Rosary

This week I am once again running a special second giveaway. Cord Bands LLC is the sponsor of this giveaway. One lucky winner will receive one of their Rugged Rosaries specifically the Glendalough Celtic Rosary. (you can read my Rugged Rosary review here). I use Rafflecopter to run my giveaways which makes it simple for you and me! EST and will end 12 AM EST 8/04 with a winner being announced later that day. Enter below. a Rafflecopter giveaway … [Read more...]

CBB Review – Rugged Rosaries

Recently I had an opportunity to check out a unique source for rosaries. You may have seen their advertisements on Facebook. I’m talking about CordBands LLC and their creation Rugged Rosaries. After having my hands on one of these, and using it, I can tell you these rosaries are impressive and a real conversation piece.I was sent one of these for review, in particular the Rattlesnake version. They are called rugged for a reason. Each of these rosaries is made with military 550 paracord. This … [Read more...]

Real Men Pray the Rosary : A Practical Guide to a Powerful Prayer

David Calvillo along with his wife are founder of the apostolate Real Men Pray the Rosary. In this book Real Men Pray the Rosary: A Practical Guide to a Powerful PrayerDavid takes it from his Texas home to the national stage.David begins the early part of the book telling the story of his (as he refers to is as) “Saul conversion story” through the prayer of the Rosary. In Chapter 2 titled “A Prayer for Men”, he follows up his own story with those of other men. This section will truly make you … [Read more...]