is the most hidden of the saints – a simple, retiring, and humble
man of Nazareth. His exterior life reveals nothing extraordinary or
striking. Yet he is exalted by the Church as, next to Mary herself,
the greatest of all the saints and
even Patron of the Universal Church.
you know why?
the Church knows more about St. Joseph than most of us do. This
remarkable book finally breaks the silence.
not on private revelations or pious legends, this beautiful and
edifying work unearths many truths about St. Joseph hidden in the
Gospel, to bring them to light and make use of them in Joseph’s
you’ll encounter surprising details about the life Joseph led on
Earth in the most intimate companionship of Christ as well as the
role he is playing even today in the life of the Universal Church.
the things you’ll discover:
it’s essential that Joseph be descended from King David
this descendent of Kings was fated to live in poverty and obscurity
Joseph was glorious even in his poverty and humiliation
his daily life in Nazareth was like
toil and suffering were constant companions to Jesus, Mary, and
he sanctified his daily labor, and how you can sanctify yours
without Joseph, Mary could not have become the Mother of God
Joseph particularly welcomed the visit of the shepherds
— and why — Joseph was essential to the hidden life of Jesus in
Joseph was able to remain calm and courageous in affliction and
danger; and how you can, too!
three ways in which St. Joseph is an image of the Heavenly Father
he’s known as “God’s right-hand man”
even now St. Joseph is a benefactor to all members of Christ’s
kingdom, including you!
his death was the happiest a man has ever endured (and three ways he
can help yours be happy, too)
in times of perplexity, St. Joseph is best the saint to turn to
reasons St. Joseph particularly deserves your devotion today