Amazing Grace for the Catholic Heart will help you celebrate your Catholic faith like no other book you have ever read. It will take your heart and soul on a joyous spiritual retreat from the challenges and struggles of everyday life. This collection of 101 stories of faith, inspiration, hope and humor attest to the power and beauty of God’s amazing grace.
In this amazing book you will read about:
A soldier who received last rites from a priest in the middle of the Vietnam battlefield - yet the records show this priest had actually died two weeks before this soldier's fateful day.
Former world record-holding runner Alberto Salazar's return to the Catholic faith - and how praying the rosary during the final stretch of a marathon gave him the supernatural power he needed to win.
How the love of a Catholic father and his deceased daughter crossed the barriers of time and eternity during the seventh game of the 1997 World Series.
How angels interceded in the recent war in Iraq to protect an army unit caught in an explosive crossfire between Iraqi and US forces.
How a mother and son were reunited after nearly fifty years of separation through the simple but faithful actions of a Confirmation teacher.
How a renegade teenager randomly picked up a book about Mary and experienced an instant, radical conversion to Christ.
You will also experience the lighter side of grace through more than two dozen smile-inducing stories, jokes, and illustrations. Amazing Grace for the Catholic Heart is a "retreat in a book" - filling your soul with grace, your heart with promise, and your spirit with hope. It is the perfect gift for a friend or family member - and for yourself.
I bought two of these books for Christmas gifts, and both of my recipients stated that they really enjoyed the book. They are busy, Catholic woman, and really appreciated the content and style of the book. Best Uses: Gift, Travel Reading; Describe Yourself: Everyday Reader; Pros: Deserves Multiple Readings, Informative, Page-Turner, Well Written