David P. Eich
Aimed at teenagers and young adults, this book uses the 15 mysteries of the Rosary as a means of understanding all the important Christian virtues and how to live them in our daily lives.
Along with the inspiring and practical meditations of the Rosary mysteries, this book is filled with stories of saints and contemporary heroes that show how the lessons and virtues of the Rosary have been put into practice. Saints like Francis of Assisi, Joan of Arc, Kateri Tekakwitha, Maximilian Kolbe, and Bernadette Soubirous teach us through this book what it means to choose Christ everyday and follow him on our journey to God. Illustrated.
“Through real-life stories, old and new, Desiderata makes the Rosary–and the faith– come alive. This book will be a tremendous help to teenagers who want to draw closer to God."
—Mary Beth Bonacci, Author, Real Love
“Desiderata enters the heart, mind and soul of the teenager, using the fifteen mysteries of the Rosary as a unique structure for deeper insights into virtues. In a friendly, conversational tone, Eich provides the navigational tools that will guide the reader along the path to eternal life. A must-read book for teenagers, young adults, and their parents.”
—Rick Sarkisian, Ph.D., Author, LifeWork: Finding Your Purpose in Life