Msgr. Richard T. Nugent
$15.00 plus $3.00 shipping
proceeds to charity)
St. Bernadette R.C. Church
5930 S. Abbott Rd.
Orchard Park, NY 14127 USA
Phone (716) 649-3090
Fax (716) 649-0211
you looking for a book that will inspire you or someone you know?
A book filled with wisdom and insight, and faithful to the
teachings of the Catholic Church? A book that will change lives by
God’s grace? The Holy
Spirit has inspired one of the diocesan priests in the Buffalo area,
Msgr. Richard Nugent, to write just such a book.
idea for the book was prompted by the Holy Spirit in September 2002
when one of Father Nugent’s parishioners attended a Catholic Writers
Conference at Franciscan University of Steubenville.
During the year that followed, Father Nugent and friends spent
many hours turning Father’s weekly “Pastor’s Corner” columns
into a book.
columns cover a wide variety of topics that can help us live out our
Catholic faith, including the sacraments, holy days, saints, marriage,
vocations, children, life, death, and everything in between.
Father writes from his perspective as a pastor who has served
in the priesthood for over 50 years.
His columns always “tell it like it is,” yet he writes with
compassion and love.
Reflections is arranged into
chapters in the order of the Apostles’ Creed, starting with columns
under the heading “I believe in God.” Each chapter is illustrated
with original artwork by Annette T. Darling, a talented Catholic
artist from Western New York. In
preparing the nearly 20 illustrations, Annette sought the inspiration
of the Holy Spirit, and her drawings offer insight into the truths of
our Catholic faith. For example, the illustration of “Jesus Christ, His
only Son, our Lord” shows a vine of thorns leading from the Infant
Jesus, to the Child Jesus, to the 12-year old Jesus, and then to our
All proceeds from the sale of the book
will be given to charity, including St. Bernadette School and Father
Evarist at a sister parish in Uganda.
By purchasing the book, you will not only receive an
outstanding collection of inspirational writings but also provide a
financial blessing to others.
Spiritual Reflections makes an excellent gift for Christmas, graduation, anniversary or birthday. Or perhaps you will feel led to give the book to someone who needs to be strengthened in - or invited to - the Catholic faith.
this book. Be changed.
Be inspired, and may God bless you.