Books for Advent

Books

Enjoy seasonal book selections from Loyola Press.

Reading for the Advent and Christmas Seasons for Kids


 

A Gift for the Christ Child

This meaningful book offers a lesson in the importance of generosity and sacrifice during a season where so much of the focus is on receiving.

 

   

Reading for the Advent and Christmas Seasons for Adults



Sacred Space for Advent and the Christmas Season 2016-17

Advent, a joyful time of preparation for the birth of Jesus, can be further enriched with Sacred Space for Advent and the Christmas Season 2015–16, a daily prayer experience from Sacred Space, the internationally known online prayer guide.
 


Isaiah: Build a Highway for God

The greatest of prophets proclaims the coming deliverance of God's people.


Mary: Jesus’ Mother—and Ours

Mary: Jesus’ Mother--and Ours, by Kevin Perotta, part of the best-selling Six Week with the Bible series, looks at six episodes in Mary’s life, as detailed in the Gospels of Luke and John, to develop a distinct sense of her as a person.


Matthew 1-2/Luke 1-2: Joy to the World

The Word is made flesh: the two narratives of Jesus' birth.


2017: A Book of Grace-Filled Days

Provides a concise and structured way to listen to God’s voice every day of the year.


2017: Un año lleno de gracia

2017: Un año lleno de gracia ofrece meditaciones diarias para edificar y nutrir la fe.

 

The Christmas Play: A Fable for the Holidays

This fresh take on the Christmas story addresses every person’s need for personal meaning during the Christmas season.

A Book of Advent and Christmas Prayers

A unique collection of seasonal prayers and devotions selected by esteemed prayer-book author William G. Storey.

Stories of the Old Testament

An invaluable book for Catholics who want to experience the Old Testament, not just read it.