Posts Tagged: book display

Reforming the World with St. Teresa of Avila

This year, the Vincent Library will celebrate the four female Doctors of the Church. A book display will be put up before their feast day. A sweet, creative treat and prayer cards will also be available. Born in 1515, St. Teresa of Avila entered the Carmelite Monastery Incarnation at the age of twenty. Nineteen years… Read more »

Carrying Grocery Bags with St. Thérèse of Lisieux

This year, the Vincent Library will celebrate the four female Doctors of the Church. A book display will be put up before their feast day. A sweet, creative treat and prayer cards will also be available. St. Thérèse of Lisieux was born in 1873 to parents Saint Marie-Azélie Guérin and Saint Louis Martin. The youngest… Read more »

Baking Cookies with St. Hildegard of Bingen

This year, the Vincent Library will celebrate the four female Doctors of the Church. A book display of their work as well as secondary resources will be put up before their feast day. A sweet, creative treat and prayer cards will also be available. The first Doctor is Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179). Hildegard was a… Read more »

On Display: St. Francis of Assisi

Our February display is on Francis of Assisi; come learn about this interesting and popular saint! Titles include: The Saint and the Sultan:  The Crusades, Islam, and Francis of Assisi’s Mission of Peace (Moses) Francis and Clare:  The Complete Works The Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi (Preface by Madeleine L’Engle) Hope Against Darkness: … Read more »

On Display: The Works of Lamin Sanneh

A new year means a new display. Come check out the work of Lamin Sanneh, the D. Willis James Professor of Missions and World Christianity at Yale Divinity School. Whose Religion is Christianity? The Gospel beyond the West Translating the Message: The Missionary Impact on Culture Summoned from the Margin: Homecoming of an African These… Read more »