Father Joseph Doyle, SSJ, has written an easy reading historical fiction about the Holy Family. In this slim 110 page book, re-printed in the year 2021 for the Year of Saint Joseph, you will be immersed in the life and times of Jesus as a boy and daily activities with Joseph and Mary.
“When Jesus Was Twelve” is a perfect gift for teenagers as well as those who want to learn more about St. Joseph and the Holy Family.
Consider ordering bulk copies for Confirmation groups, Youth groups and Religious Education classes.
Discounts are offered for bulk orders. To get information about bulk orders, please contact the Josephite Pastoral Center by email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 202-526-9270.
About the Author
Fr. Joseph Doyle, SSJ, has worked in pastoral ministry, campus ministry, seminary formation, secondary education as president of St. Augustine High School in New Orleans. He is also a nationally published writer and commentator. He has lectured throughout the United States and often is a guest on television and video programs.
Born in Baltimore in 1938, he was ordained a priest of the Society of St. Joseph of the Sacred Heart (the Josephites) in 1968. He has a M.A. in Theology from St. Joseph Seminary, Washington, D.C. and a Div. Min. from Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University and an Honorary Doctor of Letters from Wheeling Jesuit University.
As a Knight Commander of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre, he has led many pilgrimages to the Holy Land.