Item description for Book of Saints, Part 4 (St. Joseph Childrens Picture Boo) by Lawrence G. Lovasik...
This St. Joseph Picture Book introduces young readers to young men, women, and children from earlier ages whose devotion and acts merited recognition as official saints of the Catholic Church.
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Studio: Catholic Book Publishing Company
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.38" Width: 5.54" Height: 1.08" Weight: 1.42 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 1990
Publisher CATHOLIC BOOK PUBLISHING #547
Grade Level Grade School
Series St. Joseph Childrens Picture Boo
ISBN 0899423086 ISBN13 9780899423081
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 Book of Saints?
great topic opener Apr 18, 2009
I like the St. Joseph's Books because they present hard to discuss topics easily. They are also a great tool for adults to "brush up" on various topics pertaining to our beautiful and rich Roman Catholic faith.