Sister Mary Winifred

Hasten The Kingdom:
Praying the O Antiphons of Advent

The ancient traditions of the early Church provide a wealth of material for prayer and meditation in the final days of Advent. Hasten the Kingdom is a prayer service for use by individuals or groups. It includes worship, commentary, and questions for reflection, and offers an opportunity and invitation for the reader to welcome Christ at "his coming in glorious majesty."

Selected Works

Short Stories
Stories of some of the cats and kittens who call or who have called Sanctuary House their home.
True stories of the dogs who live at Sanctuary House.
Stories of the cats who live at Sanctuary House.
Poetry
This is a book of inverse haiku - brief glimpses of the animals who live at Sanctuary House.
Pamphlet
Pamphlet of prayers and blessings to use with companion animals, published by Forward Movement Publications, 2014.
Non-Fiction
A delightful, simple guide that draws on ancient prayers, hymns, and tradition.
". . .a perfect Advent book. . ."
--Madeleine L'Engle
A book about growth in self-value, adaptability of feelings, and sound relationships.