The Parish Church of St George the Martyr, Waterlooville


Following on from the winter edition of Book Corner, I continue with a few more choices for Lent and Easter.

Lent with the Saints, Daily Meditations by Greg Friedman O.F.M. Through insightful reflections, Fr Greg draws on the love of the saints to connect up to the spiritual readings of Lent, offering us daily inspiration during the season of repentance, forgiveness and hope.

ISBN9781616361310 2.95

Love Unknown. The Archbishop of Canterbury’s Lent Book 2012 by Ruth Burrows. Burrows traces how God reveals himself to us through our personal lives, through history, and the natural world through the scriptures and above all through his beloved Son Jesus.

ISBN9781441103727. 9.99

Light Breaks Forth. The CAFOD Lent Book 2012 by Brendan Walsh. Reflections on the scripture reading for Lent. The forty days of Lent are a period when we are called to turn ourselves, and the world upside down.

ISBN9780232528688 5.99

An Impossible God. A Classic Meditation on the Passion by Frank Topping. An imaginative series of dramatic reflections on the key events of the first Good Friday and Easter. It follows the traditional pattern of the Stations of the Cross and Jesus’ resurrection appearances.

ISBN9781848250956 9.99

The Resurrection Garden, Meditations on the Risen Christ, our Life and our Joy by Sr Beda Brooks. Meditations focused on the Garden of the Resurrection, where those who search find the Risen Christ. Designed for use at any time, it ensures that after Holy Week and Easter Sunday the Lord’s ‘great deeds’ are not forgotten.

ISBN9780854397723 7.95

Taste the Joy of Easter by Anselm Grun.

 A daily devotional for Eastertide, this book helps us to explore the mystery of Easter by interpreting the rich symbolism of this feast and the characters contained in its stories.

ISBN9780854396306 6.95

Family Fun for Easter. 30 Lent and Easter Activities for Families to Share by Jane Butcher. This will help you to share the meaning of Lent and Easter with your children. In thirty ‘family moments’, you can explore faith in the home, and have lots of fun together in the process!

ISBN9780857460493 4.99

All suggestions taken from the Lent and Easter brochure from Redemptorist Publications. All available direct from them on 01420 88222 fax 01420 88805 email

Online  Or from the Church Bookstall.

Wishing you all a meaningful Lent and Happy, Holy Easter.

Lynn Winter

Easter Edition 2012

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