Everyone has an angel story, or so it seems, but the Catholic Church has some pretty spectacular ones, especially those that are found in the lives and legends of the saints. Starting in earliest Christian times with Gregory the Great and finishing in the 20th century with one of the Church's newest saints, Padre Pio, Partners in Holiness: Guardian Angels in the Lives of the Saints tells the stori...
Paperback: 94 pages
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (September 6, 2011)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.2 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 2773502
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To many of forget or dismiss as pious fiction, the doctrines about the Holy Guardian Angels assigned to each human soul born into the world. This book reminds of this comforting truth in a compelling way and it reminds us that we are never really al...
men and women who grew in virtue and holiness with the assistance of their angels. Sometimes the help was sublime; sometimes it was stunning.Written in a manner friendly to the young adult reader but easily enjoyed by all age groups, these accounts recreate the times and settings in which they occurred. But always at their core is the message that the friendship of an angel is not just for a canonized saint, but is a gift to each of us, saint or sinner.Woven throughout the book are teachings and anecdotes about the angels from a Catholic perspective. For anyone interested in angelology, hagiography, history, theology, or just an inspiring read, Partners in Holiness: Guardian Angels in the Lives of the Saints satisfies on many levels.