Catholic Resources

Suggested Reading

Searching For and Maintaining Peace - Jacques Philippe

Treatise on the Love of God - Francis De Sales

The Better Part - John Bartunek, LC

Time for God - Jacques Philippe

Opening To God - Thomas Green, SJ

The Fulfillment of All Desires - Ralph Martin

Made For More - Curtis Martin

Roses Among Thorns - Francis De Sales

The Story of a Soul - St Therese of Lisieux (Tan Books)

Mere Christianity - CS Lewis

The Lamb's Supper - Scott Hahn

Difficulties in Mental Prayer - Eugene Boylan

Confessions - St Augustine (suggested version - Frank Sheed)

This Tremendous Lover - Eugene Boylan

The Return of the Prodigal Son - Henri Nouwen

The Practice of The Presence of God - Brother Lawrence

The Gift of Faith - Tadeusz Dajzcer

Beneath The Cross: Meditations on the Seven Last Words - Bishop Gerardo Colacicco

Hind's Feet on High Places - Hannah Hurnard

He Leadeth Me - Walter Ciszek, SJ

The Road to Character - David Brooks

Life of the Beloved - Henri Nouwen

Consecration to St Joseph - Donald Calloway

Contemplative Provocations - Donald Haggerty

The Imitation of Christ - Thomas à Kempis

Guide to Confession

Looking for a guide to confession? You can find a great resource from the Archdiocese of Washington at We've posted their infographic for quick reference here:


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