We have loved these 1950's volumes since our oldest kids were beginning to read... they live in our holy bag--a bag of books the younger ones are allowed to enjoy at church. Last Sunday I came across this quote on the inside of the back page of issue No. 19... Some very simple concepts are worth reading again and again.
It is ridiculous to think that there could be any conflict between science and religion, for both are concerned with reporting the truth, which is one. The scientist observes reality from one point of view, the priest from another. But it is the same reality in every case. It is a mistake, however, to regard the Bible as a manual of science. Both Saint Au
Catholic Childrens' Treasure Box, originally published by Maryknoll Sisters durign the 50s, is available from Tan Books in 20 volumes. From their website:
The Treasure Box books present a wonderful combination of fun, innocence and the Catholic Faith. They teach the Faith in a simple way, and they inspire children's hearts to love God. The pictures are truly beautiful, unlike the cartoon illustrations found in many children's books today. These books are full of Catholic doctrine, presented reverently and simply at a young child's level, in a manner to capture the child's interest and raise the heart to God. (This product can also be purchased as part of the following sets: Treasure Box Set Books 1-10, and Treasure Box Set Books 1 - 20)