Inspiration from the Saints: Stories from the Lives of Catholic Holy Men and Women

Inspiration from the Saints: Stories from the Lives of Catholic Holy Men and Women

by Maolsheachlann O Ceallaigh


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The tales told in Inspiration from the Saints cover a variety of themes in the lives of these holy men and women: their childhoods, inspirations, and deaths; their boldness and humility; their love of prayer, mortification, and the Eucharist; their urge to spread the Gospel; their family life; the impression they made upon others; and much more.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781621383352
Publisher: Angelico Press Ltd
Publication date: 03/09/2018
Pages: 254
Sales rank: 964,320
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.58(d)

About the Author

MAOLSHEACHLANN O CEALLAIGH was born in Dublin in 1977 and has worked in the library of University College Dublin since 2001. He has written for such publications as The Irish Catholic, The Catholic Voice, Ireland's Own, Annals Australasia, Spirituality, and Books Ireland, as well as for Sunday Miscellany on RTE radio. He writes a weekly column on G.K. Chesterton for The Open Door magazine, and his blog Irish Papist has been online since 2011.

Table of Contents


Acknowledgements vii

Introduction 1

1 Childhood 11

2 Sinners 23

3 Inspirations 33

4 Boldness 43

5 In Other People’s Eyes 55

6 Mortification 71

7 Marriage 83

8 Family 95

9 Chastity 105

10 Losers 119

11 Humility 131

12 Catechetics 145

13 Evangelization 159

14 The Eucharist 175

15 Prayer 191

16 Mirth 207

17 Death 217

18 Afterword 231

Appendix 233

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