Book Recommendations


Introduction to the Devout Life: St. Francis de Sales
The Catholic Controversy: St. Francis de Sales
The Holy Mass: Dom Prosper Gueranger
The Imitation of Christ: Thomas a Kempis
The Soul of the Apostolate: Dom Chautard
The Confessions of St. Augustine 
The City of God: St. Augustine 
The Spiritual Combat: Lorenzo Scupoli
Victory of the Martyrs: St. Alphonsus Liguori
Preparation for Death: St. Alphonsus Liguori
The True Devotion to the Blessed Virgin: St.Louis DeMontfort
The Glories of Mary: St. Alphonsus Liguori
St. Michael and the Angels 
Transformation in Christ: Dietrich von Hildebrand
Theology for Beginners: Frank Sheed
The Great Heresies: Hilaire Belloc
Characters of the Reformation: Belloc
The Crusades: Belloc 
Orthodoxy: G.K. Chesterton
The Everlasting Man: Chesterton 
Catechism of the Council of Trent
History of the Church:  Eusebius
William Carroll’s five volumes on The History of Christendom
Divine Intimacy- excellent for daily meditation 
Reclaiming Our Roman Catholic Birthright: Peter Kwasniewski
Christus Vincit: Archbishop Schneider
The Traditional Mass: Michael Fiedrowicz
Mary Magdalen in the Visions of Anne Catherine Emmerich
Forty Dreams of St. John Bosco
The Story of a Soul: St. Therese of Lisieux
The Story of a Family: The Home of St. Therese of Lisieux 

Some fiction that is beneficial:

Lord of the World: Robert Hugh Benson
Outlaws of Ravenhurst: Sr. M. Imelda Wallace
Quo Vadis: Sienkiewicz 
Come Rack! Come Rope!: Robert Hugh Benson
The Autobiography of a Hunted Priest: Gerard