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Angel in the Waters

We’ve talked about this book before of course, when it was first published, but you might want to know that Regina Doman’s wonderful book on life in the womb is now out in paperback. I can’t really say enough about this book except that every house with a child should have one. You can read it online and see for yourself – the tone is calm, mysterious, but still deeply assuring. It acknowledges change, fear and even pain, but puts it into the ressuring context of God’s love and plan for our ultimate happiness. Buy a few and have them on hand to give as gifts…who knows what good will be done as a result.

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posted August 12, 2005 at 12:17 am

Wonderful book!
I bought several copies for gifts and asked the Cathedral Bookstore if they would order it.

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posted August 12, 2005 at 7:38 am

I gave this beautiful book to my pastor. I plan on ordering more.

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posted August 12, 2005 at 8:01 am

Try Googling the illustrator’s name, Ben Hatke. He’s a good artist, and a commited Catholic.

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Cay Gibson

posted August 12, 2005 at 8:08 am

Wonderful baby shower gift!
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Jay Anderson

posted August 12, 2005 at 8:11 am

Great book. We’re reading it to our 3-year-old to help explain about his baby brother or sister growing in mommy’s tummy (my wife is expecting our 3rd child).

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posted August 12, 2005 at 9:06 am

My kids love this book.
You may be interested in Gilbert Magazine ( which he helps illustrate.

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posted August 12, 2005 at 10:31 pm

I had the privilege of meeting Regina Doman’s younger brother – he’s a medical student who did a rotation where I work. please pray for him that he will be able to get through medical training with his values intact.

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