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St. Monica - The Power of a Mother's Love

St. Monica - The Power of a Mother's Love

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Using extensive excerpts from the writings of St. Augustine, notably from his Confessions, Giovanni Falbo sheds new light on Monica’s patience, sweetness, and unwavering determination. This mother never yielded in her efforts to see her beloved son find comfort and peace in God, and she endured countless sacrifices and health risks in her quest to help Augustine embrace the faith. Monica’s quiet wisdom and courage, coupled with her earnest tears and prayers to God, bore fruit she could only have dreamed of.

“Monica is a shining example for families today, bringing them courage and hope by guaranteeing that with the grace of God, good will, and perseverance, any difficulty can be overcome in building a true Christian family founded upon the values of the Gospel”— Giovanni Falbo

This title includes an index of references to Monica within St. Augustine’s works. It also features black and white photos of basilicas and churches honoring Monica and Augustine.

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  • ISBN: 9780819870995
  • Language: English
  • Saint: St. Monica

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(4.67/5 Stars, 3 Ratings) Based on 3 Reviews

A gift enjoyed

Review: My daughter enjoyed this book. She appreciates the serious duties and concerns of a good mother.

excelent. It was what I expected

Review: This book help you to see how putting love, trust in God and perseverance help you reach the blessings of God. Pros: High Quality

Excellent Biography

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