Gospel of Mark Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture by Mary Healy

I have probably mentioned this here before, but this is my review upon finishing the book. Gospel of Mark, The by Mary Healy My rating: 5 of 5 stars This is a really great commentary. Healy combines a lot of the information that I have in a variety of other commentaries (both Catholic and Protestant), but then pulls [Read More...]

Catholic Thriller Week Finale: Sons of Cain by Val Bianco

Here’s the book I was reading that made me remember all those Catholic thrillers I highlighted last week. Good, evil, angels, demons, and a new breed of Knight Templar with (naturally) hearts of gold. Sons of Cain by Val Bianco You’re either going to love this thriller or hate it. It has a definite Catholic [Read More...]

Catholic Thriller Week: Valley of the Bones by Michael Gruber

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I’m slipping this in under the “thriller” category but it is actually a mystery. Valley of the Bones by Michael Gruber is hands-down one of the most interesting books I have ever read in. Gritty and very Catholic, it is without the usual trappings found in a mystery. In Miami, a man is hit on [Read More...]