Catholic Media Reviews

Behind the Counter #2 - What is Spiritual Direction?

August 25, 2012
Navigating the Interior Life

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 57:51 — 53.0MB) Spiritual direction is something that many saints have written about but it seems to have vanished over the last sixty years or so. In fact, I doubt most Catholics have any clue what spiritual direction is or they think that it's like "psychotherapy for Catholics" […]

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Behind the Counter First Radio Show

August 21, 2012
The Catholic Tide Continues to Turn

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 57:20 — 52.5MB) Well the first Aquinas and More Behind the Counter radio show is in the proverbial "can". I  interviewed Dave Hartline, author of The Catholic Tide Continues to Turn. Listen to Behind the Counter Episode 1 and feel free to leave your comments! You can also […]

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New 2012 Liguori Titles

August 10, 2012

Liguori Publications is the publishing division of the Denver Province Redemptorists. Some of their best-known titles include the Essential Handbook series and Advent and Christmas Wisdom from... This year they are publishing a bunch of great titles. A Worrier's Guide to the Bible (Sep 2012) Gary Zimak is one of those brave souls trying to make […]

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Emmaus Road New Releases for Fall 2011 and 2012

July 9, 2012

Emmaus Road is the official publishing division for Catholics United For the Faith. They specialize in group Bible study books such as Stacy Mitch's Courageous series and the Come and See Bible studies for children and adults and apologetics with a few other titles in the mix. Even though Emmaus Road doesn't produce a lot of […]

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Why You Should Read The Father's Tale This Summer

June 22, 2012

We invited the authors and publishers of our Catholic summer reading selections to send us short posts explaining why their titles were worthy of your time this summer. If you haven't already voted on your top three selections, go do that now. Ignatius Press recommends The Father's Tale for your summer enjoyment. Here's why: Michael O’Brien’s novels have always been […]

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Why You Should Read What to do When Jesus is Hungry

June 22, 2012

We invited the authors and publishers of our Catholic summer reading selections to send us short posts explaining why their titles were worthy of your time this summer. If you haven't already voted on your top three selections, go do that now. Ignatius Press recommends What to do When Jesus is Hungry for your summer conversation. Here's why: How many […]

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Current Catholic Summer Reading Update

June 21, 2012

We are down to our last week of voting for the Catholic Summer Reading titles! The adult category has a pretty tight race for the top three while the teen category seems to be heading towards a runaway win. Don't forget to vote if you haven't already. You can read more about each title at […]

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Why Your Teen Should Read Pride and Prejudice This Summer

June 21, 2012

We invited the authors and publishers of our Catholic summer reading selections to send us short posts explaining why their titles were worthy of your time this summer. If you haven't already voted on your top three selections, go do that now. Ignatius Press recommends Pride and Prejudice for your summer enjoyment. Here's why: Making the case that […]

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Why You Should Read Building the Free Society This Summer

June 21, 2012

We invited the authors and publishers of our Catholic summer reading selections to send us short posts explaining why their titles were worthy of your time this summer. If you haven't already voted on your top three selections, go do that now. Rachel, Internet marketing manager at Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., had this to say about Building the […]

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Why You Should Read The Pope and the CEO This Summer

June 21, 2012

We invited the authors and publishers of our Catholic summer reading selections to send us short posts explaining why their titles were worthy of your time this summer. If you haven't already voted on your top three selections, go do that now. Emmaus Road explains why The Pope and the CEO makes perfect reading this summer: With today’s vacuum in […]

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