YOUCAT is short for Youth Catechism of the Catholic Church, which is the official catechism for World Youth Day. Written for high-school age people and young adults, YOUCAT is an accessible, contemporary expression of the Catholic Faith. The popular format includes Questions-and-Answers, highly-readable commentary, margin pictures and illustrations, summary definitions of key terms, Bible citations, and quotes from the Saints and other great teachers. What's more, YOUCAT is keyed to the Catechism of the Catholic Faith, so people can go deeper. It explains:
What Catholics believe (doctrine) How they celebrate the mysteries of the faith (sacraments) How Catholics are to live (moral life) How they should pray (p ... more
Max Anders' updated classic resource for learning the Bible in 30 days. "Understand the Bible in 30 Days" includes all the features that made the original so popular-plus much more. Proven effective by over 200,000 readers, "Understand the Bible in 30 Days" introduces you to key Bible characters, places, and events in chronological order so that you can "think your way through" the entire Word of God. Through interesting, memory-enhancing exercises, "Understand the Bible in 30 Days "acquaints readers with the core teachings of Scripture in just 15 minutes a day
With 10 million copies sold, Together for Life is the top-selling Catholic marriage planning resource and now boasts rich catechetical material and the new liturgical texts for weddings required by the 2011 edition of the Roman Missal.
Pub crawl your way through the sacred seasons with this entertaining and useful collection of cocktail recipes, distilled spirits, beer, and wine for virtually every occasion on the Catholic liturgical calendar. One part bartender's guide, one part spiritual manual, a dash of irreverence, and mixed with love: "Drinking with the Saints is a work that both sinner and saint will savor."
What Fr. Michael Gaitley, MIC, has done in 33 Days to Morning Glory to promote true devotion to Mary, and what he has done in Consoling the Heart of Jesus to promote devotion to the Merciful and Sacred Heart of Jesus, he now does in 'You Did It to Me' to promote the works of mercy.
Fr. Michael Gaitley MIC] has a genius for bringing together the spiritual and corporal works of mercy under the umbrella of 'The Five Scriptural Works of Mercy' that Jesus will use to judge us at the end of the world, Matthew 25:31-46. He then enriches these Scriptural texts on mercy with the practical insights of St. Pope John Paul II, St. Faustina, and Pope Francis.
He also has a very fertile imagination in bringing to life practica ... more
There simply is not a better comprehensive Bible concordance. A classic word-and-verse reference for more than a century, Nelson's improved edition sets the standard. It's completely updated with easy-to-read modern type and extra Biblestudy aids, including a 200-page topical index, the famous Hebrew and Greek dictionaries, and convenience features such as pronunciation guides, the words of Christ emphasized, and Nelson's Fan-Tab Thumb Index System.
Nelson's Student Bible Dictionary presents over nearly 2,000 definitions, representing the best in biblical scholarship, in a convenient and colorful package. Photographs, illustrations, charts, maps, and topical entries such as "Diseases of the Bible" and "Occupations of the Bible" invite browsing and make Bible study fun. You will want to take Nelson's Student Bible Dictionary wherever you take your Bible.
Quotations are from the NKJV, but the dictionary includes references specific to the KJV, NIV, and NRSV. It can be used with any modern English translation of the Bible.
Based on the epic NBC television series, "A.D.: The Revolution that Changed Everything" is a sweeping narrative that brings the key figures, culture, and events of the book of Acts to life in vibrant, historically accurate detail. The perfect complement to the television series, the book opens with the crucifixion and resurrection of Christ and follows the apostles as they struggle against fierce--sometimes deadly--opposition to establish the early Christian church. Complete with helpful background information about the characters, traditions, institutions, and prophecies chronicled in the series, not only is "A.D.: The Revolution that Changed Everything" a riveting, action-packed read, it is also an insightful and bibli ... more
LET YOUR TREE TELL THE STORY Bring Christ back to Christmas by giving your children a devotional experience that adorns your tree with Christian symbols.
* The Advent Jesse Tree
DEVOTIONS This book offers 25 devotions for each day from December 1st to December 25th, Christmas Day... the day Christians celebrate that God's purpose wass finally revealed in the coming of the savior, Jesus Christ.
Each devotion traces the heritage of Jesus through the stories and prophecies of the Old Testament.
The Advent Jesse Tree enables individuals and families to engage in a more meaningful celebration of the Christmas season.
These daily Advent devotions are written in two versions (one for ... more
This world-renowned Bible handbook is updated and revised to provide even greater clarity, insight, and usefulness. Now with NIV text!
Do you need help understanding the Bible? Halley's Bible Handbook with the New International Version makes the Bible's wisdom and message accessible to you. Whether you've never read the Bible before or have read it many times, you'll find insights here that can give you a firm grasp of God's Word. You'll develop an appreciation for the cultural, religious, and geographic settings in which the story of the Bible unfolds. You'll see how its different themes fit together in a remarkable way. And you'll see the heart of God and the person of Jesus ... more
Our Complete Word Study Scripture Reference Index New Testament is a revolutionary product containing an exhaustive amount of Bible study research material in single book format. The Reference Index is the perfect companion for The Complete Word Study Dictionary. It will provide you with essential scripture references that will make the companion dictionary the most comprehensive New Testament reference tool in your library.
Available currently in the King James Version, the text of Scripture comes alive as you are able to research important information about each Hebrew or Greek word. Complete Scripture Index (sold as separate book)
This volume is designed as a companion study aid to the Complete Wo ... more
This is a must-have for pastors, teachers and all Christians who want to understand God's great plan of the ages revealed from Genesis to Revelation. Readers will find essential facts and historical background, but more importantly see how every book of the Bible points to Jesus and God's plan to transform everyone's life through faith in Him.
Interesting to read and easy to consult, The Complete Guide to the Bible is a reliable, jargon-free handbook for average people who want to better understand the entire Bible. Captivating writing along with beautifully designed and illustrated pages entice readers into the book and keep them lingering throughout its 512 pages. This latest project from Steve Miller, author of the best-selling Who's Who and Where's Where in the Bible, provides both the big-picture view of the whole Bible and its individual books, as well as fascinating detail on particular passages and topics.
How We Got the Bible provides factual, accessible answers to questions such asHow and when did the books of the Bible originate? In what sense are these books different from other books? How have these books been preserved and transmitted to us? Why do we have so many different translations of the Bible?A popular guide for Bible students, it has sold more than 1 million copies during its forty years in print. This trade paper edition of the well-loved classic offers readers an even more affordable way to learn about the development of the most important book in history.
For more than thirty years, hundreds of thousands of people from all walks of life have turned to Willmington's Guide to the Bible to help them navigate God's Word. In this book, Willmington provides a concise and exhaustive summary of basic Bible information in one volume. It's a complete Bible education in one book--an essential book for everyone's library. Dr. Willmington has updated this classic with twenty-five percent new content, including new sections on all the people of the Bible, the miracles and parables of the Bible, and a panoramic overview of the Bible's events. The theology section has been rewritten in an easy-to-use, question-and-answer format. This is a classic, completely revised, updated, and expande ... more
Has the final countdown to the end days begun? Are the heavens telling us we are nearing the end? Astronomers have noticed it is coming. Historians have noted its significance. In 2014 and 2015, there will be a phenomenon in the skies of four blood moons falling during Jewish feasts. This has only happened three times in recorded history: 1493-94, 1949-50 and 1967-68. Each time these dates have had extraordinary significance for the Israelites. From the discovery of the New World to the creation of modern-day Israel, these years of the four blood moons have truly been turning points in history. Bible prophecy describes the moon being darkened and turned to blood. What is the significance of these signs in the skies? What ... more
"A.D.: Acts of the Apostles" is a perfect gift for those who want to explore the true story behind the riveting NBC television series, "A.D."Popular author and Bible teacher Dr. David Jeremiah will be your guide to the book of Acts, which tells the true story of how the first band of followers of Jesus quickly grew into an international movement after his death and resurrection. Discover what motivated and inspired this small group and how the message of Jesus set the world on fire.It's the beginning of a whole new era, and you can have a front-row seat with "A.D.: Acts of the Apostles"
More than a generation has passed since the appearance of the last major Catholic Bible dictionary. It has been a fertile generation for biblical scholarship, an eventful time for biblical archaeology, and a fruitful time for the Church's interpretation of the Bible. It is time for a new resource. Scott Hahn, internationally renowned theologian and biblical scholar, has inspired millions with his insight into the Catholic faith. Now he brings us this important reference guide, written specifically for Catholics, which contains more than five thousand clear and accessible entries and covers a wide range of people, places, and topics. From Genesis to Revelation, the whole of salvation history is presented and explai ... more