Item description for Pocket Book Of Catholic Novenas (Pocket Book) by Lawrence G. Lovasik...
Many devout Catholics make novenas. This book is published to accommodate those who would like to make various novenas and who would like to have them in a single volume. A brief instruction or meditation precedes each entry.
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Studio: Catholic Book Publishing Company
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 6.25" Width: 4.05" Height: 0.36" Weight: 0.2 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 1997
Publisher CATHOLIC BOOK PUBLISHING #547
Series Pocket Book
ISBN 0899420370 ISBN13 9780899420370
Availability 0 units.
More About Lawrence G. Lovasik
Rev. Lawrence Lovasik, SVD was born on June 22, 1913 in Tarentum, Pennsylvania. He attended primary school at Saint Clement School before continuing on to Divine Word minor seminary and college in Girard, Pennsylvania. He graduated in 1931.
Father Lovasik then entered the Divine Word Major Seminary in Techny, Illinois, where he graduated in 1938. After completing his theological studies at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome, Father Lovasik was ordained a missionary priest of the Society of the Divine Word on August 14, 1938.
Father Lovasik spent several years as a teacher and Prefect of Seminarians for the Society of the Divine Word. For over forty years, he preached parish missions throughout the Eastern United States and conducted retreats throughout the world.
In 1954, Father Lovasik founded the Sisters of the Divine Spirit, a missionary congregation of women religious. In 1967, he founded the Family Service Corps, a secular institute devoted to charitable work for the sick, elderly and needy.
Father Lovasik said his life's ideal was to make God more known and loved through his writings. He published more than 30 books and over 75 pamphlets including prayer books, Bible stories for children, lives of the saints, and catechisms.
Father Lovasik retired from missionary work in 1982. He died on June 9, 1986.
Lawrence G. Lovasik lived in Pittsburgh. Lawrence G. Lovasik was born in 1913 and died in 1986.
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Reviews - What do customers think about Pocket Book Of Catholic Novenas?
Rev. Lovasik's book is a wonderful addition. Nov 30, 1999
Rev. Lawrence G. Lovasik's book; Pocket Book of Catholic Novenas, is an excellent addition to your Catholic library. The illistrations are beautiful, and the novenas are inspiring. Novenas include; Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Sacred Heart of Jesus, St. Joseph, among many others. It gives a brief story of the saint, as well as the novena. I bring this book to church with me all of the time. I also recommend two other Rev. Lovasik books; Pocket Book of Catholic Prayers, and Pocket Book of Catholic Devotions.