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Catholic and College Bound: 5 Challenges and 5 Opportunities

Catholic and College Bound: 5 Challenges and 5 Opportunities
Szews, George
$7.95
"From campus minister George R. Szews comes a book designed for your high school graduate or early-career college student. Catholic and College Bound presents readers with five challenges that college students are sure to face during their time on campus, and five opportunities to experience startling, life-affirming examples of faith.


Whether your college-bound Catholic is attending a large university or a small, private school, they are sure to face challenges and opportunities just like the ones discussed in this book. Catholic and College Bound can help prepare them for a smooth transition into adulthood, and help keep their transition firmly rooted in the Catholic faith."

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9781641210195
Publication Date: 
2008-05-01
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Letters to a Young Catholic (2nd Ed)

Letters to a Young Catholic (2nd Ed)
Weigel, George
$17.99
For the faithful, the doubtful, and the searchers of every age, these letters convey the power of the Catholic faith that is at once personal and universal, timely and eternal.

In this remarkable exploration of the Catholic world, prominent Catholic author and papal biographer George Weigel offers a luminous collection of letters to young Catholics, not-so-young Catholics, and curious souls who wonder what it means to be Catholic today.
Weigel takes readers on an epistolary tour of Catholic landmarks -- from Chartres Cathedral to St. Mary's Church in Greenville, South Carolina; from the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem to G.K. Chesterton's favorite pub in Oxford; and from the grave of a modern martyr in Warsaw to the Sistine Chapel.

Weaving together insights from history, literature, theology, and music, Weigel illuminates the beliefs that give Catholicism its distinctive texture and explores the theological importance of grace, prayer, vocation, sin and forgiveness, suffering, and -- most importantly -- love. To a world that sometimes seems closed and claustrophobic, he suggests, Christian humanism offers a world with windows and doors -- and a skylight.

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9780465028320
Publication Date: 
2015-08-11
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