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In the fourth century,
a young man named Augustine
turned his back on the Church,
plunging into a frenzied life of
lust and dissipation.


His renunciation left Monica,
his pious Catholic mother, weeping
and praying for his salvation—for
more than a decade!





Like so many Catholics today – even
perhaps like you – Monica wrestled
daily with the pain of having a loved
one fall away from the Faith.


Like us, she often feared that her
prayers and tears were of little
worth, empty, futile.


Not so!


After nearly two decades,
Augustine returned to the
Faith, and in a big way.


Revered today as Saint
Augustine, he joined in holiness
his mother Saint Monica – whose
sacrifices, prayers, and pain finally
won for both of them the crown
of sanctity.





In these pages, author Maggie
Green provides wise, compassionate
guidance for members of what she calls
“The Saint Monica Club”: good Catholics
suffering like Monica the rejection of the
Faith by persons they love dearly.


Herself a longtime and
long-suffering member of the
club, Green shows how persevering
as Monica did in devoted love for
straying souls and loving
them as God does . . . 


. . . will not only quiet the
aching cry of our hearts, but will
also draw our lost loved ones back
to the Faith and into the arms
of Jesus again.


Yes, the non-confrontational
Way of Saint Monica is hard.


But it is the only way.


These pages make clear that,
with the souls of our loved ones
at stake, it is worth the effort . . .
and worth the wait.





Saint Monica Club: How to Hope, Wait, and Pray for Your Fallen-Away Loved Ones
by Maggie Green

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As he did for saints and sinners in
his own time, St. Francis de Sales will stiffen
your resolve and help you gain small victories
over unruly passions, and restore in you a
trusting confidence in Jesus Christ.


Soon you'll find yourself delivered
from the chains of self-love as your soul
opens to divine goodness and your heart
is shaped into a fitting place for Christ
to dwell and reign eternally.


If you find it difficult to live amid
the clamor of the world with your eyes
fixed on Christ alone, let St. Francis de Sales
teach you how to live as a true rose
among thorns as you learn . . .

 

  • What to do when you stop finding consolation during prayer
     
  • How to place yourself in the presence of God
     
  • How busy people should pray
     
  • How to be patient with your family
     
  • How to know when your feelings are from God or the devil
     
  • What to do about repeated spiritual dryness
     
  • The three things you must do to be at peace
     
  • How to avoid thoughts that give us anxious and restless minds



Absorb the wisdom in these
holy pages, and you'll soon make
true progress on your spiritual journey
and navigate with confidence the 
treacherous waters of our
secular world.

 





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