Saturday, June 28, 2014

Sunday Snippets-- A Catholic Carnival

Well, once again it is time for Sunday Snippets!  Thanks to RAnn for hosting!  I've discovered some wonderful blogs here.  How about sharing yours?

(This may be a good time to explain my use of the tag
The Gratitude Attitude Game)

Semper Gaudete! : Sudan's Meriam Ibrahim 'Freed' From Prison  

Semper Gaudete! : Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen One Step Closer to Beatification

Semper Gaudete! : Update on Meriam Ibrahim... Terrible News

Semper Gaudete! : EWTN Corpus Christi Mass & Procession- 2016-6-22- Fr. John Paul

Semper Gaudete! : Meriam Ibrahim Freed Again

Semper Gaudete! : 23 States Allow Rapists to Demand Custody of Their Victim’s Children

Semper Gaudete! : Meriam Ibrahim Charged With Fraud, Prohibited From Leaving Country

Semper Gaudete! : Meriam Ibrahim Reportedly Freed Again After Re-Arrest on “Forgery” Charges

Semper Gaudete! : Browsing for Magnets

Semper Gaudete! : Sudanese woman Meriam Ibrahim 'safe and well' in US embassy

Semper Gaudete! : Books Read in the Past Week

Books Read in the Past Week

Books read for the first time are marked with a #
Books, (except Sunday books) are grouped by author, and not necessarily in the order read.

"Love God And Do What You Please"
by St. Alphonsus Liguori
adapted by M. J. Huber
[spiritual reading]
a favorite of mine; thank God it wasn't one of the books
lost when I moved!
"Least of All, Me"
by Sr. Anthony Marie, OSF
[Catholic fiction, based on fact]
{Sunday books}

Bible books(s) read this week:
(This post explains my Bible-reading plan.)
{Also,  inspired by something I read in 
"The Way of a Pilgrim," I now
read one full Gospel every day, dividing each Gospel into several portions}
I found that this doesn't work for me;
so now I'm going to read one Gospel
a week.

"Red Rose and Tiger Lily or
In a Wider World" #
(sequel to "A World of Girls")
by L. T. Meade
[children's fiction]
(free Amazon Kindle book)
I'd been meaning to read this for several months.
{carried over from last week}

"The Great American Broadcast: A Celebration of Radio's Golden Age"
by Leonard Maltin
{carried over from last week}

"A Candle of My Own" #
Thoughts on Shabbos Candles
by Girls Who Light Them
[Judaica, non-fiction]
(I glanced into this book in the library
years ago, but I've never read it in its
entirety until now.)

"Fifth Chinese Daughter"
by Jade Snow Wong

"Emily of Deep Valley"
by Maud Hart Lovelace
[YA fiction]
{carrying over into next week}

Long-term  reading:
"Ascent of Mount Carmel"
by St. John of the Cross
translated by E. Allison Peers
[Catholic spirituality]
"Babylonian Talmud"
by The Jewish Publication Society of America