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Fatima at 100 • Fatima Today

  • ACTA Publications 2016

Designed for personal reflection and small group use, Fatima at 100 • Fatima Today offers a plan for the Fatima centennial year and for the rest of our lives. Author Mary K. Doyle implores us to take our efforts seriously. With God’s grace and the guidance of the Holy Spirit, we are the answer to world peace.

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Hans Christian Andersen Illuminated by The Message

  • ACTA Publications 2015         

The pairing of fairy tales and Scripture offers an unusual, but highly effective and enjoyable way to pray in Hans Christian Andersen Illuminated by The Message. Passages from Scripture are matched up with those from beloved fairy tales, including The Emperor’s New Clothes and The Ugly Duckling. This novel approach to promoting faith offers much to ponder.

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Navigating Alzheimer’s

  • In Extenso Press (an imprint of ACTA) 2015

Primary family caregivers to someone with Alzheimer’s disease require an unlimited supply of patience, love, and compassion as well as skill. In this roll, caregivers are required to think for and attend to their loved one’s every need to such an extent that little-to-nothing is left to care for their own needs. In Navigating Alzheimer’s author Mary K. Doyle shares her first-hand experiences, solid information, and encouragement in clear, simple language. The book is insightful, heartwarming, and a valuable resource.

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Young in the Spirit

  • 3E Press 2013

Getting to a ripe old age is only half of the longevity equation. We not only want to live longer but healthier and happier as well, and nurturing our faith is one of the keys to achieving that goal. Young in the Spirit offers points to contemplate and some suggestions on how to build and sustain our faith during our senior years and while caring for the seniors in our life.

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Grieving with Mary

  • ACTA Publications 2016

Sick, frightened or sad? Call on our Heavenly Mother for help. She loves you dearly and is ready and waiting to pray your prayers along with you. In Grieving with Mary, you will find many ways to do this with devotional words, art, music, reading, sacred spaces, pilgrimages, and more. This revised edition includes the Novena to Mary Undoer of Knots.

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The Rosary Prayer by Prayer

  • ACTA Publications 2015

This is the handbook on praying the rosary. It is the easiest and most inspiring way to pray the rosary for beginners as well as experienced pray-ers. The Rosary Prayer by Prayer includes background information on the rosary and a page-by-page way to follow the prayers with Scripture, reflections, and extraordinary artwork by artist Joseph Cannella for each of the mysteries. It also contains a wealth of resources to tap into.

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Saint Theodora and Her Promise to God

  • Sisters of Providence 2013

What should you do with your life? Pray and God will lead you in ways you could never imagine. Saint Theodora, also known as Saint Mother Theodore Guérin, put her life in God’s hands and trusted that he would guide her and provide all she needed to accomplish his plan for her. With God’s help, she succeeded in building a foundation of faith and education for generations of children and young women, and now men, that continues today.

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Seven Principles of Sainthood

  • ACTA Publications 2008

Seven Principles of Sainthood, shows what it takes to keep on track by using examples from the life of Saint Mother Theodore Guérin, also known as Saint Theodora. Read how Mother Theodore did, and how you also can: pray with the saints, trust in Providence, spread the Word of the Lord, lead by serving, be just and kind, forgive like Jesus, and strive for humility.

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Mentoring Heroes

  • 3E Press 2000

Mary K. Doyle’s first book illustrates the impact mentoring made on 52 fabulous women from a diverse group of ages, locations, and professions. Through the women’s stories, we learn how they were mentored and elevated spiritually, mentally, emotionally, and professionally and continue the transformative cycle of mentoring by passing it on to their protégés.

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The Eighth American Saint

  • ACTA Publications 2015         

Mary K. Doyle attended Saint Mother Theodore’s canonization in St. Peter’s Square in Vatican City, Italy in 2006. She adds her first-hand report of the event and her own perspective on Mother Theodore’s legacy to The Eighth American Saint’s Foreword and Afterword.

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