Girlfriends and Other Saints: Companions on My Journey of Faith

Girlfriends and Other Saints Companions on My Journey of Faith With wit and wisdom popular Catholic talk show host Teresa Tomeo shares personal stories about saintsboth her girlfriend saints as well as several male saints She shows us that the saints are alive

  • Title: Girlfriends and Other Saints: Companions on My Journey of Faith
  • Author: Teresa Tomeo
  • ISBN: 9781593252922
  • Page: 332
  • Format: Paperback
  • With wit and wisdom, popular Catholic talk show host Teresa Tomeo shares personal stories about saintsboth her girlfriend saints, as well as several male saints She shows us that the saints are alive and well in heaven and are always ready to listen to us and intercede on our behalf As she relates how these heroes of the faith have worked in her own life, we are encouragWith wit and wisdom, popular Catholic talk show host Teresa Tomeo shares personal stories about saintsboth her girlfriend saints, as well as several male saints She shows us that the saints are alive and well in heaven and are always ready to listen to us and intercede on our behalf As she relates how these heroes of the faith have worked in her own life, we are encouraged to go to the saints with our own needs They are our friends and will never betray us or unfriend us

    One thought on “Girlfriends and Other Saints: Companions on My Journey of Faith”

    1. I love Teresa Tomeo, but I couldn't connect with this book. I tried to force myself to read it, started skimming and ultimately gave up. Couple notes: In the introduction, she talks about how she is unaware of any other book that presents the saints as relate-able friends. I found this odd because I've read several other books (usually memoirs or conversion stories) that had this element. I think Teresa even submitted forwards/essays for some of them.Her main point seemed to be that we should de [...]

    2. As a Catholic woman, as a modern woman, I truly admire Teresa Tomeo. I have heard her many times on EWTN, and am in awe of her witness to the Truth. I have read other books by Catholic women, and have always learned something, and I am always looking to learn more about my beautiful faith. In this book, Teresa helps us to learn how the many saints have actually helped her on this journey of life, and how they are there for all of us. I have post-its on many pages, and highlighted phrases, that I [...]

    3. Like other Teresa Tomeo books this one was real, understandable i.e. accessible. Her stories allow the reader to relate and incorporate the material into one's own life.

    4. Teresa Tomeo’s spiritual writing has a style all its own; she’s funny without being shallow and she doesn’t hesitate to tell it like it is. Best of all, you don’t need a degree in Sacred Theology to benefit from her books.I enjoy Teresa Tomeo’s books for women because she blends the lives of the saints with our everyday lives.Full review here: franciscanmom/2016/04/30/

    5. I loved this book. I have really been searching for away to connect to the faith better through Saints and this book didn't dissapoint. Filled with many intercession's from Saints and practical life applications, this will definetly help you jump start your connection with the Saints.

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