Month: June 2010

Praying the Psalms

I hadn’t been feeling well this last week, so I’ve had the opportunity to stay home, rest, and try to get better. That also gave me an opportunity to reach up to one of my many bookshelves and pull down one of my…

Happy Father’s Day

I want to wish all the fathers out there a very blessed day. May Saint Joseph be your guide, and may Christ always be in your heart!

Revised Roman Missal

Revised Roman Missal; those three words are full of mystery and anticipation for the Catholic Church in the United States. There have been so many rumors about the new Sacramentary, but now we are getting closer and closer to the…

Come Meet Jesus by Amy Welborn – Introduction & Chapter One

I’ve just finished reading the introduction and chapter one, “Meeting Pope Benedict.” I am very impressed in the way Amy has organized this book. As much as possible, Amy is using Pope Benedict’s own words to tell her story. I am…

A look around Kaufer’s!!!!

 I though it was time that I gave you a little look around the store. I hope you enjoy the pictures, and if you get a chance we would love for you to stop in and introduce yourself, look around,…

Come Meet Jesus: An Invitation from Pope Benedict XVI by Amy Welborn

Here is a little bit about the author: Amy Welborn is the author of seventeen books on prayer, the saints, apologetics, and church history, including A Catholic Women’s Book of Days and The Words We Pray: Discovering the Richness of…

Our Lady of Kibeho – Review

I chose this book to read and review for a couple of reasons. First, I think that the author, Immaculee Ilibagiza, is a very interesting person and has lived an extraordinary life.  The second reason is that I am a…

Pope Benedict at RBTE?????

I do have to confirm a sighting of the Holy Father; he was seen hanging around the Ignatius booth, probably just placing his order for some new DVD’s. All in all it was a great week. I’m sitting in my…

Still in Chicago, and keeping very busy.

It’s just a bit after 5 am in the morning, I’m sitting here at my desk and drinking my first cup of coffee. OMG, I miss my Starbucks. It’s been a great week so far, lots and lots going on.…