Two complete eBooks for one low price! Created and compiled bythe publisher, this Catholicism bundle brings together twoimportant titles in one, e-only bundle. With this special bundle,you’ll get the complete text of the following two titles:
Catholicism For Dummies, 2nd Edition
Catholicism For Dummies is not a catechism or religioustextbook, but a casual, down-to-earth introduction for Catholicsand non-Catholics. It gives commonsense explanations of Catholicweddings, Baptisms, funerals, Confirmations, and First Communions.You'll also discover other important topics that can help youbetter understand the Catholic culture--from morality anddevotions, worship and liturgy to twenty-first-century issues andquestions modern Catholics face. There are more than one billionCatholics in the world, and each one shares a foundational set ofbasic beliefs and practices that he or she follows. Some of theteachings of Catholicism are thousands of years old, while othersare more recent. This intelligent and faithful look at Catholicismwill open your eyes to this religion and answer many of thequestions you may have about it.
Catholic Mass For Dummies
Throughout the centuries, the liturgy of the Church has taken avariety of regional and historical forms, but one thing hasremained constant: the Mass has always been the central form ofCatholic worship. Catholic Mass For Dummiesgives you a step-by-step overview of the Catholic Mass, as well asa close look at the history and meaning of the Mass as a centralform of Catholic worship. You'll find information on the order of aMass and coverage of major Masses including weddings, funerals,holiday services, and holy days of obligation. If you're a Catholiclooking to enhance your knowledge of your faith, an adult studyingto convert to Catholicism, a CCD instructor, or a non-Catholic whowants to understand the many nuances of the Catholic Mass, thishands-on, friendly guide has you covered.
About the Authors
Rev. John Trigilio, Jr., PhD, ThD, is President of theConfraternity of Catholic Clergy and co-hosts with Fr. Brighentiseveral programs on the Eternal Word Television Network. Rev.Kenneth Brighenti, PhD, is a member of the Board of Directors forthe Confraternity of Catholic Clergy and was a U.S. Naval ReserveChaplain. Rev. Monsignor James Cafone is an assistant professor inthe Religion Department of Seton Hall University.