Reader Kari Burke…

has written a novel: The Life I Dreamed. Check thou it out! [Read more...]

Forming Intentional Disciples

If you read only one book this summer, it should be one of mine. But if you read another book this summer, it should be Forming Intentional Disciples, which is getting well-deserved and boffo reviews. If you care about the mission of the Church and evangelization that is well-done and sticks so that the seed [Read More...]

Sherry Weddell writes about a cheering Tweet she just got about her new book

This is very encouraging and exactly the audience for which I wrote the book: A tweet from Jonathan Sullivan, Director of Catechesis of the Diocese of Springfield, IL and a leader in national catechetical circles: “Only 1/4 of the way through and I think Forming Intentional Disciples by Sherry Weddell may be the more important [Read More...]

Just to show there’s no hard feelings about the Revolution…

Let me recommend the excellent Stratford Caldecott’s typically excellent new book, Beauty in the Word: Stratford, though a subject of Her Royal Majesty Elizabeth II, is nonetheless kindly disposed to his Yankee cousins and was one of the best parts of a magnificent post-conference banquet held by the American Chesterton Society in Minneapolis/St. Paul in [Read More...]

Dawn Eden Talks to OSV…

…about her new book on surviving sexual abuse. [Read more...]

Paul Harris of Harrowood Books writes…

You are known for “Words of Encouragement” and I can think of no more inspiring words than those of Father Bill Atkinson who was the first quadriplegic in the 2000-year history of the Catholic Church to be ordained a priest. If you need encouragement, think of a young man whom everybody thought would become a [Read More...]

Go Sherry!

Forming Intentional Disciples: The Path to Knowing and Following Jesus by Sherry Weddell is being published by Our Sunday Visitor July 1. If you place and pay for your order at the Catherine of Siena website before July 1, you’ll automatically receive a discount of two dollars off the retail price of $15.95. The book [Read More...]

New Book from Cardinal Burke

Here’s the blurb: In Divine Love Made Flesh: The Holy Eucharist as the Sacrament of Charity, His Eminence Raymond Leo Cardinal Burke examines the beauty and power of the Holy Eucharist in light of the profound teachings of Blessed Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI.  Using clear and illuminating language, Cardinal Burke guides [Read More...]

Thanks, Jen!

Jen Fulweiler, in a general whirl of generosity of spirit characteristic of her, accidently lumps Yr. Obdt Svt in with a bunch of people whose sandals he is not worthy to untie as she gives some handy tips for helping family members who are atheists: I had the pleasure of hanging out with Jen a [Read More...]

Eric Sammons Has a New Book Out

Holiness for Everyone: The Practical Spirituality of Josemaria Escriva. Eric is a good egg and a good guide. Check thou it out! [Read more...]

Against the American Jesus

Thank God for Eve Tushnet and Ross Douthat. [Read more...]

Dave Armstrong…

has 100 Biblical Arguments Against Sola Scriptura. [Read more...]