A deeper understanding of the sacraments of the Church means a deeper spiritual life, and this series is the perfect place to start. Written from a pastoral perspective, each small volume provides the reader with a jumping-off point for reflection and prayerful study. Aimed toward families and those interested in increasing their knowledge of the faith, these booklets will bring you and those you love into deeper understanding and relationship with Christ and his Church. Baptism
This booklet brings readers on a journey through Baptism, teaching history, Scripture, and the rites and effects of the sacrament along the way. In a simple, joyful way, it outlines the roles and responsibilities of the parents, the godparents, and the baptized. Aimed toward families and those interested in increasing their knowledge of the faith, this booklet will bring you and those you love into deeper understanding and relationship with Christ and his Church. Confirmation
This booklet seeks to infuse readers with an understanding of the dynamic power of the Holy Spirit stirred up in the Sacrament of Confirmation. In a warm, enthusiastic tone, it recalls the Acts of the Apostles, uncovering the Scriptural basis for the sacrament and giving gentle direction as to the rituals of its celebration. Perfect for those going through preparation for Confirmation, this booklet serves as a dynamic call to the faith of the Apostles, a faith in the power of Christ. Eucharist
In a few pages, the reader is brought to an appreciation of the depth and mystery of the Eucharist, including a brief guide on how to prepare to approach the Mass. Aimed toward families and those seeking to increase their knowledge about this most important of Sacraments, this booklet will move you and those you love to revere and adore Christ in the Holy Eucharist. Penance
This booklet is written from the heart of a pastor to a soul looking for salvation, forgiveness, and peace in Confession. In a warm, kind tone, it answers doubts, fears, and questions while clarifying the purpose and effects of the Sacrament. Perfect for those preparing to receive the sacrament for the first time as well as those who approach it with nervousness, this booklet is the calm voice of a shepherd, bringing you and those you love into the fullness of a life of grace. Marriage
This booklet not only presents the Church’s teaching on the beautiful Sacrament of Marriage, it also provides a wealth of practical advice for marriage preparation. Additionally, it covers the often-confused topics of divorce and annulment in a warm, charitable manner. Ideal for young couples, catechists and anyone seeking greater understanding of the vocation and call to marriage, this booklet will bring you and those you love to a greater understanding of Christ and his sacraments. Holy Orders
This booklet seeks to present the deep teaching of the Church in regards to the Sacrament of Holy Orders. In just a few pages, the reader is treated to a reflection on the meaning and purpose of the sacrament, a reflection that serves as an ideal jumping-off point for further study. Perfect for catechists, men discerning a vocation to the priesthood or diaconate, or anyone interested in a simple yet in-depth look at this profound mystery, this volume offers readers a greater appreciation for the beauty of Holy Orders.Anointing of the Sick
This booklet is clearly and concisely presents the Church’s teaching on perhaps its most misunderstood sacrament: the Anointing of the Sick. Through a series of seven question-and-answer sections, the reader comes to a greater knowledge of and appreciation for this beautiful aspect of the faith. Perfect for families and those concerned about the Anointing of the Sick, this booklet will reassure you and bring you and those you love to a deeper understanding of this beautiful Sacrament.