Sunday, January 29, 2012
Minneapolis, Jan 29, 2012 -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Minneapolis, MN)
January 29, 2012 -- "Reiser's Ramblings", a Catholic Christian spiritual life book is now available to buy on Amazon Kindle.
Author Fr. Bernard Reiser "Ramblings" is a collection of the best columns written over the past three decades, which includes topics such as family, kindness, gratitude, prayer, helping others, and staying focused on what's important in life. Fr. Reiser's essays are rich in symbolism, wise in understanding of human nature and take your heart on a spiritual journey.
Over 3300 paperback books have been sold since its release in June 2010 and all profits from the sale are being used for Haitian relief efforts sponsored by Reiser Relief, Inc.
Father Reiser gives us lots to consider in this collection of his columns written over time. The columns are separated into six sections: Early Life and Key Influences; The Wonder of God's Creation; Our Place in God's World; Counting Our Blessings; God's Grace at Work Within Us; All Eyes on Heaven. Each column is titled and short. So we end up with a lovely book of short, easily read reminiscences and edifying stories and thoughts.
About the Author:
Father Bernard Reiser is a Catholic priest; Reiser brings a seminary degree with a major in theology and 50+ years of ordained experience to his writing. He has volunteered his time to parishes in and around the Twin Cities of Minnesota. Father Bernard Reiser was born in 1924 and was ordained to the priesthood on June 4, 1949. His first was assigned to St. Mary of the Lake parish in White Bear Lake, Minnesota. In 1964, Archbishop Leo Binz asked Father Reiser to start a parish in the quickly-growing Minneapolis suburb of Coon Rapids located in Anoka County. Under Father Reiser's leadership, Epiphany grew to become one of the largest Catholic communities in the state. In addition to a spacious sanctuary, the Epiphany campus includes an elementary school, a Perpetual Adoration chapel, a senior housing complex, an assisted living facility, a cemetery, and several outdoor shrines.
In January 2011 - Fr. Reiser was selected by the local NBC-affiliate station Kare 11, as one of its "Eleven Who Care' - http://reiserrelief.org/eleven-who-care.html Previous 2011 spiritual category book awards include: San Francisco Book Festival "Honorable Mention", Paris Book Festival "Runner-Up" Beach Book Festival" and the Catholic Writers Guild "Seal of Approval". A finalist in THE USA "BEST BOOKS 2011" AWARDS.
Father Bernard Reiser, a popular priest for decades at the Church of the Epiphany, Coon Rapids, MN has passed away. He lost a battle with brain cancer on 12/27/2011. Reiser touched many lives, having helped raise millions of dollars to help those in need.
About the publisher
Reiser Relief Inc. is a volunteer run non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation founded by Father Bernard Reiser, who has been involved with Haiti outreach programs for over 13 years; Bringing Hope To Haiti. Reiser Relief is based in Coon Rapids, MN and its mission is to help the impoverished people of the Caribbean country of Haiti, the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere