• Bakhita: From Slave to Saint

    In 1948, Aurora Marin arrived with her family at the convent of the Canossian Sisters of Schio, Italy, where Sister Bakhita had just died. Aurora was hoping to see her before her death. She gathered her children around the picture of Bakhita, telling them of the incredible life of the woman who r...

  • Church Fathers & Teachers: From Saint Leo to Peter Lombard by Pope Benedict XVI

    After meditating on the Apostles and then on the Fathers of the early Church, as seen in his earlier works Jesus, the Apostles and the Early Church and Church Fathers, Pope Benedict XVI devoted his attention to the most influential Christian men from the fifth through the twelfth centuries. In hi...

  • Bakhita: From Slave to Saint

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    This movie is not rated, but has mature themes and was created with an adult audience in mind. It contains scenes, including violence, indicative of the life and times of the saint portrayed. We would recommend Parental Guidance and...

  • Church Fathers & Teachers: From Saint Leo the Great to Peter Lombard by Pope Benedict XVI

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    After meditating on the Apostles and then on the Fathers of the early Church, as seen in his earlier works Jesus, the Apostles and the Early Church and Church Fathers, Pope Benedict XVI devoted his attention to the most influential Christian men from the fifth through the twelfth centuries. In hi...

  • Maria Goretti: The Story of the Patroness of Modern Youth

    The story of Saint Maria Goretti is retold in this beautifully made film from Italy. It explains the plight of the poor laborers of the time, struggling to survive in a swampy area with rampant malaria and extreme poverty. Luigi and Assunta Goretti keep their faith despite the hardship, and they ...

  • Truth to Inspire: St. Frances Cabrini
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    Truth to Inspire: St. Frances Cabrini

    The Truth to Inspire Series - by Quiet Waters

    Born in Codogno Italy, with a great love for our Lord, this sickly, small girl would likely never be accepted into a convent, nor travel far from home. Both assumptions were incorrect, as St. Frances made 23 transatlantic crossings by boat after she began her missionary work at the age of 42 year...

  • Maria Goretti: The Story of the Patroness of Modern Youth

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    The story of Saint Maria Goretti is retold in this beautifully made film from Italy. It explains the plight of the poor laborers of the time, struggling to survive in a swampy area with rampant malaria and extreme poverty. Luigi and Assunta Goretti keep their faith despite the hardship, and they ...

  • La oración es un diálogo / Dios te ama por Fulton Sheen

    De nuevo el Padre Rivas nos hace el gran privilegio de traducir y presentar dos pláticas del Arzobispo Fulton Sheen. Estudiando la Oración de Jesucristo, cómo y cuándo se dedicó a orar, y por quien oró, podemos encontrar guías para nuestra vida de oración. Si ponemos en práctica los consejos de e...

  • Truth to Inspire: St. Francis of Assisi
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    Truth to Inspire: St. Francis of Assisi

    The Truth to Inspire Series - by Quiet Waters

    Francis Bernadone, a wealthy young Italian teen, was carefree and jovial. Follow his story of conversion and decision to be "all in" for God! While Francis never became a priest, he did attract many followers to his life of poverty for Christ, including St. Clare! Guest appearance of Leonardo deF...

  • La Humanidad y Divinidad de Cristo por Fulton J. Sheen

    Utilizando la enseñanza del Arzobispo Sheen, el Padre Rivas da una explicación admirable de la Encarnación. No podemos redimirnos a nosotros mismos. Por eso, solamente un ser que es Dios y Hombre a la vez puede pagar nuestra deuda. Si nos llenamos del misterio de la Encarnación, sentiríamos el am...

  • The Ear of the Heart: An Actress' Journey from Hollywood to Holy Vows by Mother Dolores Hart & Richard DeNeut

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    "Listen and attend with the ear of your heart." - Saint Benedict.

    Dolores Hart stunned Hollywood in 1963 when, after ten highly successful feature films, she chose to enter a contemplative monastery. Now, fifty years later, Mother Dolores gives this fascinating account of her life, with co-aut...

  • Truth to Inspire: St. Maria Goretti
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    Truth to Inspire: St. Maria Goretti

    The Truth to Inspire Series - by Quiet Waters

    Known for her virtue of purity, follow the story of a lovely young Italian woman who understood her own dignity and value, as well as the horror of sin. Due to finances, two families shared one country home. The teenage boy of one family, Alessandro, grew up with pornography, and little parental ...

  • Don Bosco: The True Story of the Apostle of Youth

    Ben Gazzara stars in this classic film about St. John Bosco, the beloved nineteenth century Italian priest who sought out the homeless youth of Turin to help them have a better life. He overcame incredible challenges, including the government who wanted him out of the way, an archbishop who tried...

  • Don Bosco: The True Story of the Apostle of Youth

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    Ben Gazzara stars in this classic film about St. John Bosco, the beloved nineteenth century Italian priest who sought out the homeless youth of Turin to help them have a better life. He overcame incredible challenges, including the government who wanted him out of the way, an archbishop who tried...

  • Catherine of Siena by Sigrid Undset

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    Sigrid Undset's Catherine of Siena is critically acclaimed as one of the best biographies of this well-known and amazing fourteenth-century saint. Known for her historical fiction, which won her the Nobel Prize for literature in 1928, Undset based this factual work on primary sources, her own exp...

  • Father Of Mercy (English Audio)

    Father of Mercy: The True Story of Blessed Don Carlo Gnocchi

    This powerful epic film depicts the life of now Blessed Carlo Gnocchi, an Italian priest who labored heroically to minister to the wounded and dying soldiers during World War II, and later to children victims of the war on the home f...

  • Father of Mercy: Blessed Don Carlo Gnocchi

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    Father of Mercy: The True Story of Blessed Don Carlo Gnocchi

    This powerful epic film depicts the life of now Blessed Carlo Gnocchi, an Italian priest who labored heroically to minister to the wounded and dying soldiers during World War II, and later to children victims of the war on the home fro...

  • Break-In at the Basilica by Dianne Ahern

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    Break-In at the Basilica is the second book in the Adventures with Sister Philomena series.

    Luigi, a desperately poor man, breaks into the Basilica of Saint Francis in Assisi, Italy, to steal something of great value. He hides behind the wooden choir stalls and waits for nightfall. The howl of...

  • Padre Pio Between Heaven and Earth
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    Padre Pio Between Heaven and Earth

    Padre Pio: Between Heaven and Earth

    Based on the historical records and the personal testimony of his fellow friars, this is the amazing true story of the life of the famous stigmatic monk, St. Padre Pio, a contemporary saint who died in 1968. Blessed with incredible spiritual gifts, including healing, bi-location, reading of souls...

  • The Resurrection of Jesus Fact or Fiction? by Steven Smith

    Come to grips with what really happened to Jesus as Dr. Steven Smith explores Resurrection narratives from the vantage point of each of the four Gospels as well as many of the vital medical details of Roman crucifixion. Dr. Steven Smith is a professor of Sacred Scripture at Mount Saint Mary's Sem...