Saturday, March 8, 2014

Sunday Snippets-- A Catholic Carnival

Come one, come all, to Sunday Snippets ! Thanks to RAnn for hosting!  I've discovered some wonderful blogs here.  How about sharing yours?

Semper Gaudete!: My First Ash Wednesday (re-post)

Semper Gaudete!: Throwback Thursday

Semper Gaudete!: 2001 MFVA Seminarians

Semper Gaudete!: Archbishop Sheen is One Step Closer to Beatification
 
Semper Gaudete!: Books Read in the Past Week

Books Read in the Past Week

Books read for the first time are marked with a #

"In A Great Tradition
Tribute to Dame Laurentia McLachlan,
Abbess of Stanbrook" #
by The Benedictines of Stanbrook
(I am very glad to have this book.  Rumer Godden
wrote in In This House of Brede: "All of the characters
in this book are imaginary, but many of the episodes
are based on fact; some are taken from the life and
sayings of Dame Laurentia McLachlan and Sister Mary
Ann McArdle of Stanbrook Abbey."
"In This House of Brede,"
by Rumer Godden
[fiction]
{Sunday Books}


"The Imitation of Mary In Four Books" #
by Alexander De Rouville
Revised and Edited by Matthew J. O'Connell
[devotional reading, Catholic]
(one chapter a day; more on Sunday)


"Our Miss Boo" #
{carried over from last week}
"Time For Us" #
by Margaret Lee Runbeck
(In "Time For Miss Boo", two books in one volume)
(openlibrary.org loan)
(Thyra Ferre Bjorn mentions Margaret Lee Runbeck on
page 139 of "Mama's Way," which is why I wanted to
read her books.)


"Lily Rules!"
"Rough and Rugged Lily"
"Lily Speaks!"
by Nancy Rue
[children's fiction, Christian, (Protestant,
no denomination specified.) ]

"Under the Lilacs"
by Louisa May Alcott
[fiction]

"The Small Rain"

by Madeleine L'Engle
[fiction]

"My Name is Brain Brian" #

by Jeanne Betancourt
[children's fiction]

"R U 4 Real?"

by Nancy Been Peacock
[children's fiction, Protestant (denomination(s) unspecified) "todaysgirls.com" series, (created by Terry K. Brown)]

"The Baby-Sitters Club # 1: Kristy's Great Idea" #

by Ann M. Martin
[children's fiction]
(openlibrary.org loan)
{carrying over into next week}