Keeping valuable books about faith at home is necessary to align the belief system of everybody on the same roof. Imagine a family immersing in good catholic books; it would indeed be a remarkable spiritual journey.
It should always be a discipline to gather around the table in a Catholic family, away from distraction, and discuss faith with a faith-based book. This will serve as a religious activity, essential to keep the faith deep and strong. On top of that, reading insightful books will increase each of the family members ‘ knowledge and wisdom about God, enabling them to share it with the world. Establishing the habit of reading Catholic books can surely help to strengthen the bond of a family. The more the family is aligned with everybody’s belief system, the more they will understand each other. Essentially, it will become a factor that holds them together.
ReadersMagnet gives you five great books each Catholic household should have:
The Lamb’s Supper: The Mass as Heaven on Earth by Scott Hahn
Scott Hahn’s masterpiece gives every Catholic the knowledge of the most familiar Catholic rituals, providing them a deeper appreciation. The bestselling author, Scott Hahn, unveils each of all the ritual’s mysteries. Nothing is more familiar to Roman Catholics than going to a Mass. However, most believers and followers would sit inside the church every Sunday without knowing the history of the ritual that unfolds. This well-written book will give light to that.
Inside the Catholic Family: Reflections of a Parish Priest by Father Francis J. Peffley
This remarkable book will give readers a greater perspective of their beliefs and Catholics. It is a book about intertwined poems and stories of faith by Fr. Peffly; It is essential to be on the table of every Catholic family’s home. The book’s message will help the readers gain a more profound outlook of the beauty of the relationships within the family. At the same time, enrich their foundation of faith. Diving into this brilliant book will change your life for the better.
Five Loaves & Two Fish by Cardinal Francis Xavier Nguyen Van Thuan
From his reflection from the 1997 World Youth Day in Paris for the young ones, Five Loaves & Two Fish is a book of hope. It mirrors the author’s sacrifices that he made out of faith for God and the church. The story offers a great example of God’s works on a person’s life. This could be the most inspiring book you will ever read. Known for its powerful writing, many people are saying that this book is worth everybody’s time.
Rediscover Catholicism: A Spiritual Guide to Living with Passion and Purpose by Matthew Kelly
This very timely book by Mathew Kelly will help readers understand more about Catholicism. It will make readers feel enlightened about their faith. It brings a new purpose to a person’s life. It will make readers proud of what they believe in, helping them show this in all ways possible. This book is excellent to have during the dark times or if a person is in the process of renewing his faith. Finally, it will encourage readers to spread the word.
Story of a Soul: The Autobiography of St. Therese of Lisieux by Therese de Lisieux
This book can astonish readers. It is the story of St, Therese’s life in faith. It will be evident that this book shows the simplicity of her life, making readers want to live life the same way as she. This is a story of an ordinary person who lives with extraordinary faith. This book will be one that you will remember for the rest of your life.