Book Reviews:

Tale of parish's conversion offers valuable insights for others

Tale of parish's conversion offers valuable insights for others Rebuilt: The Story of a Catholic Parish: Awakening the Faithful, Reaching the Lost, Making the Church Matter by Michael White and Tom Corcoran. Ave Maria Press (Notre Dame, Ind., 2013). 292 pp., $16.95. 


Books provide excellent formation for evangelizers-in-training

Books provide excellent formation for evangelizers-in-training New Evangelization: Passing on the Catholic Faith Today by Cardinal Donald Wuerl. Our Sunday Visitor Publishing (Huntington, Ind., 2013). 96 pp., $4.95. The New Evangelization and You: Be Not Afraid by Greg Willits. Servant Books (Cincinnati, 2013) 160 pp., $16.99. Jesus the Evangelist: A Gospel Guide to the New Evangelization by Allan Wright. Franciscan Media (Cincinnati, 2013). 176 pp., $14.99.


Books on new pope each offer unique perspective; all worth a read

Books on new pope each offer unique perspective; all worth a read Pope Francis in His Own Words, edited by Julie Schwietert Collazo and Lisa Rogak. New World Library (Novato, Calif., 2013). 137 pp., $12.95. Pope Francis by Matthew E. Bunson. Our Sunday Visitor, (Huntington, Ind., 2013). 222 pp., $16.95. Pope Francis: The Pope from the End of the Earth by Thomas J. Craughwell (St. Benedict Press, 2013). 175 pp., $22.95. Pope Francis: From the End of the Earth to Rome by the staff of the Wall Street Journal. HarperCollins Publishers (New York, 2013). 185 pp., $6.99. A Call to Serve: Pope Francis and the Catholic Future by Stefan von Kempis and Philip F. Lawler. Crossroad Publishing (Chestnut Ridge, N.Y., 2013). 157 pp., $16.95.