Practice memento mori-remember death-through this journal of quotes and prayers!
Memento mori, a Latin phrase meaning "remember your death," provides important perspective for our lives. Remembering one's death is an essential part of the spiritual life according to Scripture, the Church Fathers, and many of the saints. Forgotten for some time, this powerful spiritual practice has been revived in part by Sr. Theresa Aletheia Noble, a religious sister who keeps a ceramic skull on her desk as a memento mori, a reminder of her impending death.
Memento mori has changed her life and can change yours too.
Sr. Theresa Aletheia Noble has compiled this memento mori journal to help others to discover this powerful spiritual practice in their own lives. Remembering death can help you to manage the chaos of this world and work toward a holiness that will help you grow closer to God and benefit you in the next life. In this journal, you will find inspiration and space to value each unrepeatable moment of life. Featuring an introduction and a compilation of prayers, the journal will help you to remember death daily so as to truly live.
Enhance your life and deepen your spirituality by remembering your death with this journal to help you in the practice of memento mori. Journal alongside the wisdom of the saints, ancient writers, great Catholic minds, and contemporary people of faith. As you record your deepest thoughts in this journal, the practice of memento mori will help you to stay present in the day God has granted you and prepare for his call to the next world.
Features & Benefits:
- Written and compiled by a trusted religious sister
- Includes 150 quotes about life and death
- Introduction to memento mori
- Challenges readers to remember death in hope of the resurrection
- Features a memento mori prayer appendix
This writing journal can also be used alongside Remember Your Death: Memento Mori Lenten Devotional by Theresa Aletheia Noble, FSP, that includes journaling prompts.
What readers are saying:
“Growing closer to Jesus is what will unfold if you give Sr. Theresa's Memento Mori journal a shot. Part of following the Gospel of Jesus is the reality that Jesus wants our earthly lives to lead to eternity with him.”
“The first thing I noticed upon its arrival was how beautiful it was. The binding, the soft cover, illustrations - all such high quality.”
“So thankful for this journal; I think it will change the way I view death, and bring changes in how I live my life.”
“Not at all a morbid product; instead, it affirms life by reminding the user that the only life worth living is one considered from the view provided by Jesus Christ, who defeated death by His resurrection.”
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The Memento Mori journal reminds us to keep death always before us so we can truly live.
Sr. Theresa Aletheia Noble, FSP is a former atheist who, thanks to the grace of God, has returned to the faith she was raised in and is now a religious sister with the Daughters of Saint Paul. In addition to her two upcoming books on the ancient practice of memento mori, she is the author of The Prodigal You Love: Inviting Loved Ones Back to the Church.