Mary Mother of Jesus
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By Marlyn Evangelina Monge, FSP
Our mothers are the first people we know intimately, and that's one of the reasons why we have such a special relationship with Mary, mother of Jesus. Developing a love for the mother of Christ and an understanding of her role helps children grow in faith and prepares them to have a greater devotion to the Holy Mother throughout their lives. This charming, simple, and captivating board book introduces children ages 0 to 4 to Mary and illustrates her love for Jesus. The straightforward language and sweet illustrations ensure that toddlers will pick up this board book again and again. The story teaches them that Mary is a caring mother, a loving servant of God, and someone we can turn to in prayer and faith. This book is sure to become a family favorite and will become a first foundation for Catholic learning.
Features & Benefits:
Board book ideal for toddler hands and wear and tear Features charming illustrations Simple story for babies and early readers Fosters a love for Mary About the Author: Sister Marlyn Evangelina Monge has been a Daughter of Saint Paul since 2005 and currently serves as an editor for books for children and teens at Pauline Books and Media. She has a master's degree in education and is pursuing a master's degree in Hispanic pastoral ministry. Before entering the convent she taught bilingual kindergarten for six years, taught in her parish's religious education program, and volunteered with the youth ministry program. She is the author of Jorge from Argentina (available in both English and Spanish), Growing in Love, and co-author of Las Posadas (all with Pauline Books and Media). Sister Marlyn is a proud tía to her six nieces and nephews.
Binding: Board Trim size: 5 x 7¼ inches Pages: 14 Pages