The Parish Church of St George the Martyr, Waterlooville


Book Corner

With Lent just aound the corner (Ash Wednesday 17th February), I present some choices for your Lenten reading.

The Essential Lenten Handbook by Tom Santa. 7.95. Whether one wishes to follow traditional Lenten devotions centred around prayer, a ‘modern’ course that focuses on scripture readings, a family model that brings loved ones together for a shared spiritual journey, or a unique devotional course, The Essential Lenten Handbook is an invaluable reference. RP Books Code 5016 ISBN 9780852312032.

Lent and Easter Wisdom from Fulton Sheen. 6.95. Timeless words from the pen of Bishop Fulton J Sheen inspire the heart and imagination as readers embark on a Lenten journey towards a better understanding of their spiritual selves. RP Books Code 14529. ISBN 9780764811111.

Lent and Easter Wisdom / St Francis and St Clare by John V Kruse. 7.95. Through these daily meditations, scriptural readings and spiritual exercises, we are able to follow two of the most influential figures in the Church’s history. RP Books Code 5037. ISBN 9780852313572.

Lent and Easter Readings from Iona by Neil Paynter. 9.99. A book of readings from members and staff of the Iona Community to help us reappraise our lives during the period leading up to Easter. RP Books Code 185180. ISBN 9781901557626.

Everyday of Lent and Easter. 2.95. A book of activities for children. This is the perfect tool for teaching youngsters about Lent and how they can practise penance, prayer and almsgiving. RP Books Code 14486. ISBN 9780764814990.

All suggestions taken from the Lent and Easter section of Redemptorist Publications. Website address Telephone 01420 88222. Books can be ordered direct using the RP product code number given or through the Church Bookstall.

Wishing you all a meaningful and prayerful Lent.

Lynn Winter

Winter and Lent Edition 2010