HOW PRACTICING THE WORKS OF MERCY BRINGS OUT THE BEST IN MARRIAGE. Teresa Tomeo and her husband, Dominick Pastore, invite couples to enrich their marriages by practicing the fourteen Spiritual and Corporal Works of Mercy. Through their own story and that of other married couples, Tomeo and Pastore demonstrate how reciprocating the works of mercy brings out the best in a marriage. Each writing in their own voice, they include reflection questions, practical suggestions, and a prayer at the end of each chapter. Paperback. 139 pages.