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Blessed Miguel Pro: 20th Century Mexican Martyr
Ann Ball
[Paperback] TAN Books (1997)
Blessing of Love
Mother Teresa of Calcutta
[Paperback] Servant Publications (1996)
A joyful heart is the normal result of a heart burning with love. Mother Teresa.
  Butler's Lives of Saints (4 Volume set)
Alban Butler
[Paperback] Christian Classics (1956)
Catholic Martyrs of the 20th Century: A Comprehensive World History
Robert Royal
$31.96 (Save $7.99)
[Hardback] Crossroad Publishing Co (2000)
Historian Royal (President/Faith and Reason Institute) surveys the Catholics who, on every continent but Antarctica and Australia, have died for their beliefs in the course of the last century.After an introduction defining the meaning of martyrdom in Catholic faith and devotion, and an explanation of some of the guidelines by which the church determines whether a particular murder constitutes martyrdom, Royal surveys the waves of persecution--from the Mexican government's anticlerical war on the church in the 1920s to the near-genocidal tribal conflicts in Burundi and Rwanda in the 1990s--that have produced more martyrs than any other period of Christian history.
Celine: Sister Genevieve of the Holy Face: Sister and Witness of Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus
Stéphane Joseph Piat
$11.65 (Save $1.30)
[Paperback] Ignatius Press (1997)
This biography of Celine Martin will be most welcomed by the innumerable devotees of St. Therese of Lisieux because Celine was her closet sister and friend, had a great influence on Therese, and also became a very holy woman herself.
Charles De Foucauld
Jean-Jacques Antier
$16.15 (Save $1.80)
[Paperback] Ignatius Press (1999)
A renowned French author presents the definitive biography of the great modern holy man and monk of the African desert, Charles de Foucauld. Given access to the complete Vatican archives for Foucauld's beatification, Antier presents a powerful portrait of the former French playboy who became the "Saint of the Sahara".
Clothed With Gladness: The Story of St Clare
Sr Mary St Paul
$7.15 (Save 80¢)
[Paperback] Our Sunday Visitor (2000)
  Confessions of Saint Augustine: Revision of the Translation of Rev JM Lelen
Saint Augustine
[Paperback] Catholic Book Publishing Co (1997)
Confessions of St Augustine: A Modern English Version
Hal Helms
$11.65 (Save $1.30)
[Paperback] Paraclete Press (1986)
Curé D'Ars Today: Saint John Vianney
Fr George W Rutler
$9.85 (Save $1.10)
[Paperback] Ignatius Press (1988)
  Edmund Campion: Hero of God's Underground
Harold C Gardiner
$8.95 (Save $1.00)
[Paperback] Ignatius Press (1992)
  Fisher of Men: A Life of John Fisher
Maria Dowling
[Hardback] St Martins Press (1999)
  Forget Not Love: The Passion of Maximilian Kolbe
André Frossard
$10.75 (Save $1.20)
[Paperback] Ignatius Press (1991)
The famous French author's unique writing style captivates the reader with the heroic story of St. Maximilian Kolbe, a modern apostle of Catholic evangelization, Marian spirituality, and a martyr of charity. With the encouragement of Pope John Paul II, Frossard chronicles the dramatic life of this Polish Franciscan who volunteered to die in place of a fellow prisoner in Auschwitz.
Forty Dreams of Saint John Bosco: The Apostle of Youth
Saint John Bosco
$11.25 (Save $1.25)
[Hardback] TAN Books (1997)
Joan Carroll Cruz
$12.15 (Save $1.35)
[Paperback] TAN Books (1991)
The stories of 102 canonized Saints and Beati whose bodies were found incorrupt long periods after their deaths, many of which endured abnormally adverse conditions in remaining intact. A fascinating and absolutely documented study--and one which will reinforce people's faith in the Catholic Church--the only religion that possesses the phenomenon of bodily incorruption. A now classic book that belongs in every Catholic home.
King's Good Servant, But God's First: The Life and Writings of Saint Thomas More
James Monti
$17.95 (Save $2.00)
[Paperback] Ignatius Press (1997)
Through meticulous research and use of numerous primary sources, James Monti has produced a major work on the life and writings of the popular statesman, humanist, and saint, Thomas More. He presents a fresh portrait with new insights on the deep spiritual convictions of this Lord Chancellor of England, as well as the tumultuous times in which he lived.
Life of Anne Catherine Emmerich (2 Volumes)
Fr Carl E Schmöger
[Paperback] TAN Books (1983)
Definitive life of Ven. A. C. Emmerich (1774-1824), a German Augustinian nun- mystic, stigmatist, visionary, prophet, victim soul. Prophecies and amazing revelations on every aspect of the Faith. Gives a holy feeling just to read it.

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