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The Vatican Diaries: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Power, Personalities and Politics at the Heart o f the Catholic Church

John Thavis · Viking; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

The revealing New York Times bestseller examines the reign of Pope Benedict, the papal conclave process, and the history of one of the world's oldest and most mysterious institutionsFor more than twenty-five years John Thavis held one of the most fascinating journalistic jobs in the world:...
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He Knows Your Name: How One Abandoned Baby Inspired Me to Say Yes to God

Linda Znachko · Kregel Publications
Pages: 191
Format: Paperback

When the evening news reported a dead baby abandoned in a local dumpster, Linda Znachko's comfortable life changed. She was suddenly convicted - God was asking her to provide a dignified burial for this tiny lost child. Linda said yes. She had no idea where that first small yes would...
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Père Marie-Benoît and Jewish Rescue: How a French Priest Together with Jewish Friends Saved Thousands during the Holocaust

Susan Zuccotti · Indiana University Press
Format: Print book

Susan Zuccotti narrates the life and work of Père Marie-Benoît, a courageous French Capuchin priest who risked everything to hide Jews in France and Italy during the Holocaust. Who was this extraordinary priest and how did he become adept at hiding Jews, providing them with false...
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Death in Florence: The Medici, Savonarola, and the Battle for the Soul of a Renaissance City

Paul Strathern · Pegasus Books
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

One of the defining moments in Western history, the bloody and dramatic story of the battle for the soul of Renaissance Florence. By the end of the fifteenth century, Florence was well established as the home of the Renaissance. As generous patrons to the likes of Botticelli and Michelangelo,...
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Hello, Beauty Full: Seeing Yourself as God Sees You

Elisa Morgan · Thomas Nelson, 2015.
Pages: 204
Format: Print book

Are you believing the great lie that God does not, maybe even could not, love you? The real you? Women struggle under the ongoing weight of "not-enough-ness." Not attractive enough. Not smart enough. Not fit enough. Not creative enough. Not good enough. Not sexy enough. Not strong...
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It's Easier Than You Think: The Buddhist Way to Happiness

Sylvia Boorstein · HarperOne
Format: Paperback

Using delightful and deceptively powerful stories from everyday experiences, beloved Buddhist teacher Sylvia Boorstein demystifies spirituality, charts the path to happiness through the Buddha's basic teachings, shows how to eliminate hindrances to clear seeing, and develops a realistic...
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The Comeback: It's Not Too Late and You're Never Too Far

Louie Giglio · W Publishing Group, an imprint of Thomas Nelson, Passion Publishing,
Pages: 226
Format: Print book

Have you ever longed for a comeback? We all know what it feels like to have life disappoint us and not work out as we'd hoped. We all know what it's like to long for something different, something better, something more. The Comeback celebrates new beginnings. It offers encouragement...
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I'll Push You: A Journey of 500 Miles, Two Best Friends, and One Wheelchair

PATRICK GRAY · Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
Pages: 312
Format: Hardcover

Two best friends, 500 miles, one wheelchair, and the challenge of a lifetime.Friendship takes on new meaning in this true story of Justin and Patrick, born less than two days apart in the same hospital. Best friends their whole lives, they grew up together, went to school together, and were...
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Called Out of Darkness: A Spiritual Confession

Anne Rice · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 245
Format: Print book

In 2005, Anne Rice startled her readers with her novel Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt, and by revealing that, after years as an atheist, she had returned to her Catholic faith.Christ the Lord: The Road to Cana followed.And now, in her powerful and haunting memoir, Rice tells the story of the spiritual...
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The Duggars: 20 and Counting!: Raising One of America's Largest Families--How they Do It

Jim Bob Duggar · Howard Books
Pages: 234
Format: Paperback

This practical, positive book reveals the many parenting strategies that Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar use as they preside over America's best-known mega-family.Each time a new baby arrives, the press from around the world clamors for interviews and information. Visitors are amazed to find...
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The Reason for My Hope: Salvation

Billy Graham · W Group
Pages: 207
Format: Hardcover

Back cover: What is the most hopeful word in History?For Billy Graham, that word is SALVATION.Salvation from what?From our selfish and self-destructive selves.From the messes we get ourselves into.From the sin that has haunted humanity from the beginning of time and the evil that pulls...
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Switch On Your Brain: The Key to Peak Happiness, Thinking, and Health

Caroline Leaf · Baker Books
Format: Hardcover

According to researchers, the vast majority--a whopping 75-98 percent--of the illnesses that plague us today are a direct result of our thought life. What we think about truly affects us both physically and emotionally. In fact, fear alone triggers more than 1,400 known physical and chemical...
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The Purpose of Christmas

Richard Warren · Howard Books
Pages: 131
Format: Hardcover

Hailed by The Economist as the "the most influential pastor in America," and by Time as one of the 100 most influential people in the world, the bestselling author of The Purpose Driven Life expounds on the profound origins of Christmas, describing it as an opportune time to welcome...
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