Wednesday, August 16, 2017

GIVE PEACE A CHANCE

Peace.  What we all hope, pray and work for.  The Parish Book Store offers these resources to inspire and to reassure you in these troubling times: Following Jesus in a Culture of Fear, Mass in Time of War, Peace, The Book of Forgiving, and Healing America.  Come in and peruse our other resources.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

CELEBRATE THE DOG DAYS!

Celebrate the “Dog Days of August” with books featuring dogs!  Clifford the Big Red Dog & Meet the Dogs of Bedlam Farm are perfect for young readers. Among our adult selections are A Dog Walks into a Nursing Home: Lessons in the Good Life from an Unlikely Teacher, Lessons from a Sheep Dog:  A True Story of Transforming Love & A Dog Year: Twelve Months, Four Dogs & Me. We are open now on Fridays from 9 to 3 & Saturdays from 9 to noon.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

BUY BILINGUAL BOOKS NOW!

Time is running out to buy your bilingual books from the Parish Book Store for the Diocese’s Latino Ministries on the Eastern Shore. The books will be delivered August 16. So don’t delay!  The Parish Book Store returns to regular hours on Friday and from 9 to noon on Saturdays.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

GOD'S WAYS

God does indeed work “in mysterious ways,” and the Parish Book Store has just the book to demonstrate.  The Abbey: A Story of Discovery is a novel about how God works in our lives.  Written by the Rev. James Martin, a Jesuit priest and author of Jesus: A Pilgrimage, the novel presents touching, recognizable characters who through their struggles encounter the divine.  Come in and browse our other titles.  While you are here, buy a bilingual book for the Diocese’s Eastern Shore Latino Ministries—time is running out!

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

LIVING WITH DEATH IN THE ROOM

In The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying, Nina Riggs chronicles her year of Living  “with death in the room,” having received a diagnosis of aggressive, untreatable cancer. Rather than a book about dying, this is a book about “the richness of love and its power to uplift and sustain us.” Come in and find other inspirational books. While you are here, be sure to purchase a bilingual book for the Diocese’s Eastern Shore Latino Ministries.

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

TIME TO READ!

The Parish Book Store Book Group’s next book to discuss is Marcus Borg’s only novel, Putting Away Childish Things. His characters wrestle with issues of religion today & what it means to be an American Christian in a time of major theological & political conflicts. The Book Group won’t meet until September, so you will have lots of time to read the book & form an opinion.  While you are at the Book Store, don’t for get to purchase a bilingual book for the Diocese’s Latino Ministries on the Eastern Shore.

 

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

CONNECT WITH YOUR INNER CELTIC SELF

While we can’t be physically present in Ireland with our pilgrims, we can share in their experience of Celtic wisdom & spirituality through resources at the Parish Book Store.  We have The Everything Celtic Book of Wisdom; Christ Beside Me, Christ Within Me: Celtic Blessings & Celtic Spirit: Daily Meditations for the Turning Year. As you peruse our books, don’t forget to purchase a bilingual book or books for the Diocese’s Eastern Shore Latino Ministries.