Saturday, July 5, 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?

Semper Gaudete! : ?????????????????

Semper Gaudete! : Pro-Abortion “Christian” Pastors Distribute Condoms Outside Hobby Lobby to Protest SCOTUS Decision

Semper Gaudete! : This Week's Fan Fiction

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!
(I'm stretching this book out over as many Sundays as I can; and
when I finish, I may very well start reading it all over again! :)  )
"Deathbed Conversions #
Finding Faith at the Finish Line"
by Karen Edmisten
[multiple biography]
(Kindle book)
{Sunday books}


Bible books(s) read this week:
"Isaiah"
"The Gospel According to Luke"


"The Great American Broadcast: A Celebration of Radio's Golden Age"
by Leonard Maltin
{carried over from last week}
(don't think I'll finish it this time around; too many other books to read.)

"Emily of Deep Valley"
by Maud Hart Lovelace
[YA fiction]
{carried over from last week}

"Blue Cats and Chartreuse Kittens #
How Synesthetes Color Their Worlds"
by Patricia Lynne Duffy
[nonfiction]
(openlibrary.org loan)

"Hannah Elizabeth"
by Elaine Sommers Rich
[children's fiction, Mennonites]

"A Year in the Life of Rosie Bernard"
by Barbara Brenner
[children's fiction]
(openlibrary.org loan)

"Try For a Dream"
"And Then There Were Four"
"Goodbye My Friends"
{carrying over into next week}
by Miriam L. Elias
[children's fiction, Jewish]


"Andi's Pony Trouble" #
"Andi's Indian Summer" #
(Kindle Books)
"Andi's Fair Surprise" #
"Andi's Scary School Days" #
(Google books)
by Susan K. Marlow
[children's fiction, Christian (Protestant), historical]
(these prequels to the Andrea Carter series are written
for young children)

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
[Judaica]


This Week's Fan Fiction

23rd Precinct
New (short) chapter added.
To go directly to the latest chapter, click here.

Boca Lynda
New, AU "Another World" fic.

Sometimes The Truth Can Be A Vicious Lie
My first "Little House on the Prairie" (tv show)
fic