A Guide to the Practice of Lectio

praying hands on bible

Preparation:  Be open to be transformed by God’s Word. Choose a passage from Scripture– which is not too long. Quiet your body and mind. Pray to the Holy Spirit, asking for openness, receptivity and awareness of God speaking to you.

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Praying with Scripture - Lectio Divina

praying with bible in hand

On the last night of our vacation on Siesta Key, my husband took our dog, Maeve, with him to watch our grandson and son-in-law fishing.  Somehow he was distracted (he loved everything to do with fishing) and didn’t notice that our dog had slipped out of her collar.  The next thing he saw was Maeve flying through the air...

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Major Gift Drive

Many of you have asked how you can help us reach our goal to complete the store ownership transfer and continue the store as a nonprofit 501(c)(3). We are actively seeking donations and volunteers

We are now accepting Online Donations!

Volunteer Opportunities

Did you know our bookstore is staffed 100% with volunteers? In addition to store clerks, we are seeking individual parish volunteers to help with our seasonal parish visits.  

"Volunteering at Celtic Cove Catholic Bookstore is a great opportunity to meet and serve other people of faith and to use the gifts of the Holy Spirit. It is a good way to teach and learn about Christ, our Blessed Mother, and our Church in the public square."

Volunteer, Karen from St. Joe's Parish