handy little book contains hundreds of direct quotes and short
sayings of St. Maria Faustina Kowalska, arranged according to the
Christian virtues and other spiritual topics, allowing the reader to
encounter her thoughts about particular aspects of the Christian life
in a more organized manner.
first fifteen chapters are arranged under virtues corresponding to
the classical Fifteen Mysteries of the Rosary, making this ideal for
anyone to use for daily spiritual reading and inspiration. Reading
these sayings while reciting the Rosary is like praying it with St.
Faustina, joining both prayer and the study of her writings in one
great journey of advancing all the more in holiness and the love of
visions of St. Maria Faustina Kowalska (1905 - 1938) are the basis
for the modern Catholic devotion to the Divine Mercy. Behind the
extraordinary phenomena that marked her life was a deep humility and
a burning desire to see all of mankind converted to God by the
attraction and power of His mercy. More than the visions about the
Divine Mercy, what comes through her Diary is the deep spirituality
that eventually led her to the heights of sanctity, ultimately
resulting in her canonization.
7” x 4.8”