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The Exorcism Files

True Stories of Demonic Possession

by Adam Blai

Drawing from his extensive experience in assisting with cases of demonic oppression and possession, in The Exorcism Files, Adam Blai presents readers with enlightening true stories and traces their causation.

$19.95

The expected release date is Sep 27, 2022.

Pilgrimage to the Museum

Man's Search for God Through Art and Time

by Stephen F. AuthEvelyn Auth

Through the works of these great artists, you will encounter the profound truths that lead many to God and cause many others to wonder.

$19.95

The expected release date is Jul 26, 2022.

Unleashing Hope

The Biography of Venerable Maria Luisa Josefa of the Most Blessed Sacrament

by Sister Timothy Marie Kennedy, O.C.D.

Here is the book that you need to “live in hope” in uncertain times. This seminal biography of Venerable Luisa de la Peña Navarro (1866–1937), “Mother Luisita,” reveals gripping historical events and stories of the atrocious persecution of Catholics in Mexico in the 1920s and 1930s.

$18.95

The expected release date is Jul 26, 2022.

War and Peace

A Sheen Anthology

by Archbishop Fulton J. SheenAllan Smith

Witnessing the growing threat of communism, Bishop Fulton J. Sheen recognized that modern atheism was a new type of Messianism threatening to beguile and conquer humanity. 

$19.95

The expected release date is Jun 28, 2022.

The Wrath of God

How to Read the Signs of the Times and Recognize the Evils of Our Age

by Fr. Livio Fanzaga

The end of the world is an unmistakable focus of Christ’s teaching. Yet contemporary Catholic preaching ignores it, leaving it almost exclusively to Protestants and to the growing number of believers in private revelations or alleged Marian locutions.

$18.95

The expected release date is Jun 28, 2022.

Catholic Essentials

A Guide to Understanding Key Church Teachings

by Fr. Wade Menezes

Finally, here is a book that provides brief teachings on the basics of the Faith for everyone. Quickly find answers you need to questions on faith, reason, Church governance, Christology, ecclesiology, Apostolic Succession, the Communion of Saints, the precepts of the Church, and much more.

$18.95

The expected release date is Jun 28, 2022.

Visions and Revelations

by Fr. Gabriel Of St. Mary Magdalen, O.C.D.Father Gabriel of St. Mary Magdalen, O.C.D.

This is the book that explains everything you need to know about true Catholic mysticism. Spiritual master Fr. Gabriel of St. Mary Magdalen, O.C.D., will guide you in understanding contemplative prayer and the preeminence of faith over revelations in the spiritual life.

$14.95

The expected release date is Jun 28, 2022.

Dream Bigger

A 21-Day Journey to Unlock God’s Dream for Your Life

by Dan DeMatte

Dream Bigger unlocks your capacity to dream God-sized dreams and gives the Church encouragement to start dreaming in big, bold ways again! This day-by-day journey helps Christians not only to discover God’s dream for their lives but to start taking real steps toward accomplishing those dreams.

$19.95

The expected release date is Jun 28, 2022.

The Illustrated Liturgical Year Calendar: Pentecost

June 5 - September 17, 2022

by Michaela HarrisonJeremiah Harrison

These powerful Catholic calendars are wonderful teaching tools for use in homes, schools, anywhere the faith is taught – and lived.

$29.95

The expected release date is May 24, 2022.

A Declaration of Dependence

Trusting God Amidst Totalitarianism, Paganism, and War

by Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen

This book reveals the shocking truth you need to know in a world riddled by irrationality, emotionalism, and violence. Religion is under attack, whether from totalitarian governments or modern education.

$15.95

The expected release date is May 24, 2022.

Overcoming Worldly Concerns

by Archbishop Alban Goodier

It’s not enough simply to call yourself a Christian or attend Sunday Mass: you need to decide to live for God rather than for yourself. To help you do so, Archbishop Alban Goodier explains how giving yourself to God will ennoble you and bring you great rewards.

$17.95

The expected release date is May 24, 2022.

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$17.95

Living Calm

Mastering Anger and Frustration

by Dr. Ray Guarendi

This is the book you need to master your anger so your anger won’t master you. Popular TV host, clinical psychologist, and best-selling author Dr. Ray Guarendi incisively cuts to the heart of the matter to help you determine whether your anger response is justified — and what to do when it isn’t.

$17.95

The expected release date is May 24, 2022.

The Precious Gift of Old Age

How to Make the Golden Years the Best of Your Life

by Fr. John LaFarge, S.J.

The fear of growing old is a universal burden. Here’s the book you need to ensure that you move into and through old age with grit and grace. Fr. John LaFarge shows you how to conquer any fear of aging — and how to make your golden years the best years of your life.

$14.95

The expected release date is May 24, 2022.

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$19.95

Gethsemane

The Origins and Rise of the Intellectual Revolution in the Church

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In Gethsemane, readers will discover why it is imperative to uphold divine revelation, to recognize Original Sin and man’s need for salvation, and consistently to reaffirm Catholic doctrines and dogma.

$19.95

The expected release date is May 24, 2022.

How the Angels Got Their Wings

by Anthony DeStefano

How the Angels Got Their Wings is a beautifully illustrated, highly entertaining, biblically correct, and theologically orthodox introduction to angels.

$16.95

The expected release date is May 24, 2022.

The Springtime that Never Came

In conversation with Paweł Lisicki

by Bishop Athanasius Schneider

Amid the encircling darkness, this compendium of straight, authoritative answers elucidates the truths of our Faith with a piercing light. It will make you cheer as it reorients you on your journey with Christ.

$21.95

The expected release date is May 24, 2022.

Kidnapped in Iraq

A Christian Humanitarian Tells His Story

by Alexandre Goodarzy

Kidnapped in Iraq is a riveting story of bravery and courage and one man’s extraordinary efforts to aid Christians in need. It is also a chilling guidebook on how to fight for justice and proclaim the hope that comes in the triumph of the Cross.

$21.95

The expected release date is May 24, 2022.

The Truth About Purgatory Set

by Vicki BurbachFr. Martin Jugie

$22.99
$38.90

A Surfer’s Guide to the Soul Set

by Bear Woznick

$29.99
$37.90

The Seven Steps to Sanctification

How to Awaken the Gifts of the Holy Spirit Within You

by Walter Farrell, O.PDominic Hughes, O.P.

The renowned Dominican priests Frs. Walter Farrell and Dominic Hughes will help you deepen your relationship with God as they take you on a journey through the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit.

$18.95

Tradivox Volume 7

Trent

by Tradivox

$29.95

The Truth about Purgatory

And the Means to Avoid it

by Fr. Martin Jugie

Many books on Purgatory reflect upon what you can do to help the Holy Souls suffering there. But this informative and reassuring book offers practical tips on what you can do to avoid the pains of Purgatory yourself. And the good news is, you don’t have to endure martyrdom; you just have to grow in virtue.

$19.95

Reading the Church Fathers

A History of the Early Church and the Development of Doctrine

by James Papandrea

Heresies, schisms, culture of death, persecutions, excommunications … While reflective of headlines from today, these difficulties roiled Christians of the early Church as well.

$21.95

A Catholic Scientist Harmonizes Science and Faith

by Dr. Gerard Verschuuren

In his definitive book A Catholic Scientist Harmonzies Science and Faith, Dr. Gerard Verschuuren draws from the reflections of St. Thomas Aquinas, St. Augustine, St. John Paul II, Pope Benedict XVI, Dr. Peter Kreeft, and numerous scientists, such as Albert Einstein and Gregor Mendel, who reveal the essential connection between reason and religion. 

$18.95

A Surfer’s Guide to the Soul

by Bear Woznick

In this compelling spiritual memoir, Bear takes you on a journey from the “mountain waves” of Hawaii to “the Wedge” of Newport Beach, California, showing how his experience surfing led him to a profound encounter with God: “Wave after timeless wave breaking on the shore drew me into a contemplation of God’s eternity.” 

$18.95
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$29.99 $24.99

Know Thyself

The Game of Temperaments

by Laraine Bennett

Discover the secret building blocks of your personality with this fun and enlightening game that reveals players’ temperaments: the personal qualities that make them who they are!

$24.99
$29.99
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$39.99 $34.99

Journeys of St. Paul

A Board Game of Trivia and Strategy to Deliver St. Paul's Letters

by Sophia Institute Press

In Journeys of Saint Paul, you will be one of several messengers dispatched to deliver one of St. Paul’s momentous letters. Your mission: Be the first to cross the city gate and deliver St. Paul’s letter to its secret destination.

$34.99
$39.99

How They Love Mary

28 Life-Changing Stories of Devotion to Our Lady

by Fr. Edward Looney

Here’s the single book you need in this life to periodically strengthen your devotion to Our Lady by following the examples of the holy men and women who came before us and on whose shoulders we stand.

$18.95

The Seven Steps to Sanctification Set

by Fr. John PortavellaWalter Farrell, O.PDominic Hughes, O.P.

$18.99
$36.90

Reading the Church Fathers Set

by James PapandreaRod Bennett

$24.99
$40.90

How They Love Mary Set

by Fr. Edward LooneyFr. Quan Tran

$29.99
$36.90
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$32.90 $27.99

Ego Eimi Set

by Fr. Edward LooneyFr. Armand de Malleray, FSSP

$27.99
$32.90
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$37.90 $27.99

The Antichrist Set

by Kevin Wells

$27.99
$37.90
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$32.90 $18.99

Uncommon Virtue Set

by Fr. Kilian J. HealyFr. Raoul Plus

$18.99
$32.90

Christian Social Principles Set

by G.K. ChestertonSr. Mary Consilia O’Brien, O.P.

$29.99
$37.90
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$33.90 $26.99

The Afterlife Set

by James PapandreaRev. Dolindo Ruotolo

$26.99
$33.90
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$35.90 $21.99

Peace Be With You Set

by Teresa TomeoFr. Narciso Irala SJ

$21.99
$35.90

Guia Rapida de Los Sacramentos

by Mother Angelica

Escritas mientras abrazaba el carisma de su orden, la adoración del Santísimo Sacramento, las palabras aquí son patentemente obra de la Madre, pero también claramente obra del Espíritu Santo.

$14.95

Uncommon Virtue

Everyday Methods for Attaining Spiritual Excellence

by Fr. Raoul Plus

Filled with inspiring real-world examples of heroic men and women throughout history, this book teaches you how to develop the essential habits you need to become a saint in these times. You’ll learn how to develop an attitude of gratitude like the saints in Heaven and how to cultivate a spiritual life that will make you more productive.

$17.95

Ego Eimi - It Is I

Falling in Eucharistic Love

by Fr. Armand de Malleray, FSSP

Belief in the Real Presence of Christ in the Holy Eucharist has declined drastically over the past fifty years. For the love of the Lord and the good of souls, how can we help reverse this trend?

$17.95

The Afterlife

Purgatory and Heaven Explained

by Rev. Dolindo Ruotolo

Read these pages, and you’ll embark on the ultimate journey of discovery into what happens to the soul after death.

$18.95

The Antichrist

The Final Campaign Against the Savior

by Fr. Vincent P. Miceli, S.J.

This prescient book will enlighten you on whether there is more than one Antichrist, the types of leaders and societies that Cardinal Newman believed would be forerunners of the Antichrist, and how long the Antichrist will reign.

$19.95

Peace Be with You

Keys for Coping with Anxiety, Sadness, Anger, and Doubt

by Fr. Narciso Irala SJ

Reprinted over 65 times, Peace Be with You is replete with practical tips, inspirational reflections, case studies, real-life anecdotes, useful diagrams, examples from the lives of the saints, and encouraging maxims to live by.

$17.95

Christian Social Principles

The Complete Guide to Catholic Social Teaching

by Sr. Mary Consilia O’Brien, O.P.

Skillfully crafted to appeal to both students and adults, each chapter features a probe of the content, leavened by practical examples, excerpts from the writings of St. Thomas Aquinas, quotes from encyclicals, as well as discussion questions and additional study resources.

$19.95

True Obedience in the Church Set

by Dr. Peter Kwasniewski

$29.99
$34.90

You Shall Stand Firm

Preserving the Faith in an Age of Apostasy

by Fr. William Casey, CPM.

This riveting book is a clarion call to Catholics to “wake up” in the face of pandemic irrationality and worsening medical fascism. Now is the time for you to begin truly to understand and live the Faith, to speak the truth, and to share it.

$18.95

The Art of Dying Well Set

by St. Robert BellarmineFr. Benedict Rogacci

$17.99
$29.90
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$33.90 $26.99

The Deceiver Set

by Fr. Gabriele AmorthFr. Livio Fanzaga

$26.99
$33.90

Thérèse of Lisieux Set

by Angela SmythColine Dupuy

$24.99
$34.90

Rooting Out Hidden Faults and Prayer Set

by St. Alphonsus LiguoriJames F. McElhone, CSC

$24.99
$30.90
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