11.15
Memorial of St. Margaret of Scotland

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St. Margaret of Scotland

Try to picture the White House or Buckingham Palace filled each night during Advent and Lent with the poor as honored guests. Not with the great or the well-known, not with generals or industrialists or sports figures or movie stars, but with the homeless and the hungry. Read more about St. Margaret from our own Melissa Musick after the jump:

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7.17
TCC Reads: The Saints and Friendly Beasts Series by Eva K. Betz

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Saints and Friendly Beasts

Kudos to Neumann Press for re-issuing these vintage, formerly out-of-print books, for Catholic childrenThe Saints and Friendly Beast series, written by Eva K. Betz. Read the rest of the review from Melissa Musick after the jump:

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7.15
TCC Reads: The Journey of the Mind to God by St. Bonaventure

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St. Bonaventure

On the Feast of St. Bonaventure, Doctor of the Church, we recommend his classic work of medieval philosophy and mysticism The Journey of the Mind to Godin which he describes how the soul might progress towards God. He begins by seeing God in Creation. More after the jump:

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