Ave Maria Press

Give Books as Christmas Gifts this year…

I love my publisher, Ave Maria Press… and yes, this is a little commercial for the joy of giving books as Christmas gifts. You just might want to do some Christmas shopping over there, or wherever you buy your favorite books. Some of my best pals have books at Ave Maria Press…. and many of…

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Welcome to the Blog Tour for “Small Steps for Catholic Moms” by Danielle Bean and Elizabeth Foss

Think: “The proud person is like a grain of wheat thrown into water: it swells, it gets big. Expose that grain to the fire: it dries up, it burns. The humble soul is like a grain of wheat thrown into the earth: it descends, it hides itself, it disappears, it dies; but to revive in…

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On writing, keeping God first, and Elizabeth Scalia’s new book: Strange Gods

There’s a simple line from the Book of Wisdom, that comes from Solomon’s prayer for wisdom… “For both we and our words are in his Hand.” (Wisdom 7:16 rsv) One of the things I love about God is that He is a Creator, and very much, a writer. The Bible is his book. He wrote…

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Come learn the catechesis behind the book, “Blessed, Beautiful, and Bodacious” — a webinar with me and Terry Polakovic of Endow.

I’m please to offer a webinar as part of the Ave Maria Press’ Professional Development Series, together with Terry Polakovic of Endow. It’s free!    Sign up here!  For book details, go here. 

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Who knew “bodacious” would be one of the new colors for Spring?

Did you hear the news? Blessed, Beautiful, and Bodacious: Celebrating the Gift of Catholic Womanhood is finally on the shelves! Tah dah! It’s launched! (Don’t miss the free drawing below!) The book is a “first” for me. So forgive me if I gush just a little. Ladies: This won’t be the last time you’ll hear me…

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