Thrift Store Saints: Meeting Jesus 25¢ at a Time

A Creighton University
Lenten Online Reading Group

Experience the joy of our world-wide reading group.  During Lent, we  gathered 25 readers from around the world who read the book a little at a time each week during Lent and reflected on it through the these pages.  You are invited to read along with the weekly schedule.


  • Week by week, see how our Readers read and reflected on the book.  Follow the Weeks of Lent in the blue bar at the top of this page or on the links below.

Week 1: One Preface, Is This a Church?, Ch. 1 & 2
Week 2: Chapters 3, 4, 5 and 6
Week 3: Chapters 7, 8 and 9
Week 4: Chapters 10, 11 and 12
Week 5: Chapters 13, 14 and 15
Week 6: Chapters 16, 17, 18 and 19

Get a copy of Thrift Store Saints  through Loyola Press, a local bookstore or in a variety of electronic formats.

Find out MORE about the book and Jane Knuth!

Jane Knuth spoke on
Creighton University’s campus.
See a video of her talk here.