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Saints for Every Occasion: 101 of Heaven's Most Powerful Patrons [Hardcover]

By Thomas J. Craughwell (Author)
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Pages   432
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.32" Width: 6.39" Height: 1.44"
Weight:   1.77 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Aug 1, 2002
Publisher   C. D. Stampley Enterprises
ISBN  1580870597  
EAN  9781580870597  

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Powerful intercessors, patrons, mentors, protectors, etc.

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More About Thomas J. Craughwell

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Thomas J. Craughwell is author of more than two dozen published works. Among them are his highly acclaimedSaints Behaving Badly(Doubleday, 2006) andSaints Preserved: An Encyclopedia of Relics(Image, 2011). Craughwell's book, Stealing Lincoln s Body(Harvard University Press, 2007), has been adapted into a History Channel documentary. His articles have been printed by The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Inside the Vatican, and Our Sunday Visitor. A popular speaker, Craughwell has appeared on EWTN, CNN, and Ave Maria radio to discuss saints, the canonization process, and Catholic history. He writes out of his home in Bethel, Connecticut.


Thomas J. Craughwell currently resides in Sleepy Hollow, in the state of New York. Thomas J. Craughwell was born in 1956.

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A thoughtful, serious, expansive reference  Apr 12, 2002
Saints For Every Occasion: 101 Of Heaven's Most Powerful Patrons by Catholic commentator and author Thomas J. Craughwell tells the fascinating, compelling, and inspiring stories of Catholicism's patron saints, with special attention to their aspects and relevance today. Each canonized individual is presented with a brief but memorable summary of their lives, to aid those seeking the right words for prayer in the medley of problems faced in this complex world. Highly recommended for personal, seminary, and parish library reference collections, Saints For Every Occasion is a thoughtful, serious, expansive reference that makes for intent browsing in times of inner turmoil.
Saints are for Grown-Ups too  Mar 5, 2002
Most of us were introduced to the saints while we were children. As we grew up, our idea of saints has remained on immature level. Thomas Craughwell's book re-introduces us to the saints from an adult person's point of view. The result is refreshing. It is such a relief to know that these 101 saints were not statues in real life. I now feel that Thomas Aquinas is someone I would like to know in real life -- and that Aloysius Gonzaga would be a little scary for his intensity! I left the book by my bed and read two or three capsule biographies each night for over a month. Interestingly, the most moving lives were those of the young saints -- but seen from the adult vantage point of wanting to reach out and protect these youths from harm's way. At the end, I was sorry the book was over. Then on the last page I saw that there is the possibility of a sequel. Let it be!
Saints alive  Feb 22, 2002
I am definitely not religious, but I found this book to be so entertaining and enriching that I have to recommend it. It's full of history and culture, and the author's sly style (which sometimes made me laugh out loud) doesn't interfere with the nourishment he gently makes available through the stories of the saints he's selected. It's the kind of book you love to dip into from time to time, to learn something and be amused and maybe feel a bit better about the world.
A Guide to Saints for our Times  Jan 7, 2002
I have a few saints guides already, but nothing to match the thoroughness, timeliness, and charm of this one. The book has a lot of fun surprises (such as a saint for rock climbers), and a great deal of truly useful information. Craughwell makes saints more "relevant" by including saints for AIDS sufferers and the environment, but he never trivializes or cheapens his subject. And the entries are wonderful to read, a definite cut above the often dry, over-earnest style of other books. Highly recommended!
Saints of Yesterday for Today  Dec 22, 2001
101 Saints for Every Occasion is more than a patron saints book. Choc full of fascinating historical and biographical bits, it makes enjoyable reading for anyone. Those who have read patron saints books will find the contemporary adaptations interesting and first-time patron saints readers will undoubtedly wish to continue reading on this subject. We've recommended 101 Saints to friends and given several copies as gifts.

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