Edited by Katie Warner, Illustrated by Meg Whalen
The Catholic Child's First Faith Treasury presents your youngest Catholic children with core teachings and mysteries of the Catholic faith, and inspiring biblical principles, that they may from the earliest age always walk close to the Lord and His Church. These beautiful books are designed to help parents make the very first step in catechizing and inspiring their little ones in the faith, by giving them simple and profound treasures – Bible passages, saint quotes, the mysteries of Christ’s life – for handing on the Catholic faith they cherish. Begin teaching your little ones the most important things – the truths of the gospel!
The Word of the Lord: Instill an early devotion to God's Word in your little one with this charming book, The Word of the Lord: First Scripture Verses. Through vibrant illustrations and a selection of beautiful passages straight from Sacred Scripture, this book will become a favorite literary companion - an inspiring and whimsical collection of the first Bible verses your child will learn to love and come to know by heart!
Author Katie Warner is a Catholic homeschooling mom who loves to make and share creative resources to raise faith-filled families. Katie is the author and editor of the FirstFaithTreasury.com series, Catholic picture books, Head & Heart: Becoming Spiritual Leaders for Your Family, and a popular prayer journal series including A Parent Who Prays. She holds a graduate degree in Catholic Theology from the Augustine Institute, where she met Meg and fell in love with Meg's art. In her spare time, Katie writes for the National Catholic Register, manages KatieWarner.com, and helps others home to the Church through Catholics Come Home. Katie lives in Georgia with her husband and fellow book-loving children.
Illustrator Meg Whalen studied business at Elon University in North Carolina, but soon after realized that her talents and passions were pulling her in a different direction. Inspired from a young age by comic strips like Calvin & Hobbes and gaining a new appreciation for the beauty in children’s books, she moved to Colorado and enrolled in the children’s book illustration program at Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design. While living in Denver, she also completed a master’s degree in Theology at the Augustine Institute. She now lives in Florida with her husband, Danny, and their book loving children.
Board Book, 2018