Intellectual Catholic Book List

For Junior High, High School, College Students, and all Lifelong Learners

by Fr. Gary Coulter

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These book were chosen to help enhance the faith and belief of Catholic students outside of the classroom. They are not intended to replace the textbooks or curriculum used by Catholic Schools. The books are classified according to topic and appropriate grade level, but choices should be tailored specifically for each student.

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BiographyJ.H.*Fr. Marquette and the Great RiverAugust DerlethVision Books
BiographyJ.H.Boys Town: Father Flanagan's DreamFr. Clifford J. Stevens
BiographyJ.H.Got a Penny: The Story of Dorothy DayDavid R. CollinsPauline Books
BiographyJ.H.John Carroll: Bishop and PatriotMilton Lomask
BiographyJ.H.Magnificent Failure: The Story of Fr. Solanus CaseyDavid R. CollinsPauline Books
BiographyJ.H.You're Never Alone: The Story of Thomas MertonDavid R. CollinsPauline Books
FictionJ.H.*Hind's Feet on High PlacesHannah HurnardLiving BooksChristian allegory
FictionJ.H.*The Chronicles of Narnia (Set)C.S. Lewis
FictionJ.H.Any TitleBethlehem Books
FictionJ.H.Any TitleVision Books Series
FictionJ.H.Fr. Damien and the BellsArthur & Elizabeth SheehanVision Books
FictionJ.H.I Heard the Owl Call My NameMargaret CravenA young priest discovers an indian village
FictionJ.H.Mountains of SpicesHannah HurnardSequel to "Hinds Feet"
FictionJ.H.Red Hugh, Prince of DonegalRobert T ReillyBethlehem BooksTeenage adventure
HistoricalJ.H.Cross Among the TomahawksMilton LomaskFather Jean de Brebeuf
HistoricalJ.H.The Miracle of MarcellinoJose Sanchez-Silva
Historical NovelJ.H.Son of CharlemagneBarbara WillardBethlehem BooksHistory of Charlemagne from point of view of his son
Historical NovelJ.H.The Bronze BowElizabeth George SpeareLife of Christ
IntellectualJ.H.Basic CatechismDaughters of St PaulPauline Books
SaintJ.H.*Saint Therese and the RosesHelen Walker HomanVision Books
SaintJ.H.*St. Francis and the Seven SeasAlbert J Nevins MMVision BooksFrancis Xavier
SaintJ.H.Ahead of the Crowd: The Story of Dominic SavioDaughters of St. Paul
SaintJ.H.Any TitleMary Fabyan WindeattTAN
SaintJ.H.Bernadette: Our Lady's Little ServantHertha PauliVision Books
SaintJ.H.Edmund Campion: Hero of God's UndergroundHarold Gardiner SJVision Books
SaintJ.H.Francis and Clare: Saints of AssisiHelen Walker HomanVision Books
SaintJ.H.Kateri Tekakwitha: Mohawk MaidEvelyn M. BrownVision Books
SaintJ.H.Mother Cabrini: Missionary to the WorldFrances Parkinson KeyesVision Books
SaintJ.H.Mother Seton and the Sisters of CharityAlma Power-WatersVision Books
SaintJ.H.Rich in Love: The Story of Padre Pio of PietrelcinaEileen Dunn BertanzettiPauline Books
SaintJ.H.Song of St. FrancisChyde Robert Bulla
SaintJ.H.St. Anthony and the Christ ChildHelen Walker HomanVision Books
SaintJ.H.St. Bernadette: Light in the GrottoSrs. Eileen Heffernan, Mary Elizabeth Tebo FSPPauline Books & Media
SaintJ.H.St. Catherine Laboure and the Miraculous MedalAlma Power-WatersVision Books
SaintJ.H.St. Dominic and the RosaryCatherine BeebeVision Books
SaintJ.H.St. Elizabeth's Three CrownsBlanche ThompsonVision BooksElizabeth Hungary
SaintJ.H.St. Ignatius and the Company of JesusAugust DerlethVision Books
SaintJ.H.St. Isaac and the IndiansMilton LomaskVision Books
SaintJ.H.St. John Bosco and the children's saint, Dominic SavioCatherine BeebeVision Books
SaintJ.H.St. Philip of the Joyous HeartFrancis X. ConnollyVision Books
SaintJ.H.St. Pius X: The Farm Boy Who Became PopeWalter Diethelm OSBVision Books
SaintJ.H.The Cure of Ars: The Priest Who Out-Talked the DevilMilton LomaskVision Books
SaintJ.H.Therese, Saint of a Little WayFrances Parkinson Keyes
Saint / Hist. NovelJ.H.Augustine Came to KentBarbara WillardBethlehem BooksAugustine Canterbury
Saint / Hist. NovelJ.H.If All the Swords in England: A Story of Thomas BecketBarbara WillardBethlehem BooksThomas Becket

BiographyJ.H.-H.S.**With God in RussiaFr. Walter J. Ciszek SJIgnatius
BiographyJ.H.-H.S.Teresa of Calcutta: Serving the Poorest of the PoorD. Jeanene Watson
FictionJ.H.-H.S.**The Lilies of the FieldWilliam E Barrett
FictionJ.H.-H.S.*The HobbitJ.R.R. Tolkein
FictionJ.H.-H.S.Diary of a Country PriestGeorge Bernanos
HistoricalJ.H.-H.S.***Come Rack! Come Rope!Msgr. Robert Hugh BensonSufferings of Catholics in England
HistoricalJ.H.-H.S.*Outlaws of RavenhurstSr M Imelda WallaceFighting for the Catholic Faith in 17th-century Scotland
HistoricalJ.H.-H.S.Song at the ScaffoldGertrud von Le Fort16 Carmelite during the Reign of Terror of the French Revolution
HistoricalJ.H.-H.S.The Scarlet and the BlackVideo
IntellectualJ.H.-H.S.Baltimore Catechism (No. 2)
IntellectualJ.H.-H.S.My Dear Young Friends: Pope John Paul II Speaks to Teens on Life, Love, and CouragePope John Paul IIIgnatius
MoralityJ.H.-H.S.*Building on Solid GroundFr Thomas D. Williams LCAlba HouseAuthentic Values and How to Attain Them
SaintJ.H.-H.S.*****Story of a Soul: Autobiography of St. Therese of LisieuxSt. ThereseICS Publications
SaintJ.H.-H.S.Any TitleVision Books, Ignatius Press
SaintJ.H.-H.S.Ignatius: Founder of the JesuitsIgnatius St. Lawrence S.J.
SaintJ.H.-H.S.Saint Katharine Drexel: Friend of the OppressedEllen Tarry
SaintJ.H.-H.S.St. Augustine and His Search for FaithMilton LomaskVision Books
SaintJ.H.-H.S.St. Gregory the Great: Consul of GodGeorge SanderlinVision Books
SaintJ.H.-H.S.St. Jerome and the BibleGeorge SanderlinVision Books
SaintJ.H.-H.S.St. Louis de Montfort: The Story of Our Lady's SlaveMary F. Windeatt
SaintJ.H.-H.S.St. Maria Goretti: In Garments all RedGodfrey Poage
SaintJ.H.-H.S.The One Year Book of SaintsRev. Clifford Stevens
SaintJ.H.-H.S.The Quest of Don BoscoAnna Kuhl
SaintJ.H.-H.S.The Song of BernadetteFranz Werfel
SaintJ.H.-H.S.Vincent de Paul: Saint of CharityMargaret Ann Hubbard
Saint / Hist. NovelJ.H.-H.S.Pope Pius XII: The World's Shepherd Louis de WohlVision Books
Saint / Hist. NovelJ.H.-H.S.The Joyful Beggar: Francis of AssisiLouis de WohlIgnatius

FictionJ.H.-Col.The Little World of Don CamilloGiovanni GuareschiHumorous short stories
Historical NovelJ.H.-Col.**Death Comes for the ArchbishopWilla CatherPioneer bishop of Santa Fe, NM
IntellectualJ.H.-Col.***Screwtape LettersC.S. Lewis
IntellectualJ.H.-Col.Modern Catholic DictionaryJohn Hardon SJReference
MoralityJ.H.-Col.The Book of Virtues: A Treasury of Great Moral StoriesWilliam J. BennetSimon & Shuster
MoralityJ.H.-Col.The Moral Compass: Stories for a Life's JourneyWilliam J. BennetSimon & Shuster
SaintJ.H.-Col.*The Family that Overtook Christ: The Amazing Story of the Family of Bernard of ClairvauxFr. Raymond OSCOPaulineSt. Bernard of Clairvaux
SaintJ.H.-Col.*The Last Days of Maximilian KolbeSergius C. LoritNew City Press
SaintJ.H.-Col.The Man Who Fought the Devil: The Cure of ArsEva K. BetzThe Neumann PressSt. John Vianney
ScriptureJ.H.-Col.Bible Time Line (video)Jeff Cavins
SpiritualJ.H.-Col.Healing Through the MassRobert DeGrandis SSJResurrection Press
Spiritual / IntellectualJ.H.-Col.Arise from Darkness: What to Do When Life Doesn't Make SenseFr. Benedict Groeschel CFRIgnatius

FictionH.S.Father Brown StoriesG. K. Chesterton
FictionH.S.Perelandra (Space Trilogy)C.S. LewisScribner2nd in Trilogy
FictionH.S.The Keys of the KingdomA.J. CroninLittle, Brown & Co.a Catholic orphan in Presbyterian Scotland decides to be a priest.
FictionH.S.The Story of the Other Wise ManHenry Van DykeUniversity Press
FictionH.S.Woman of the PhariseesFrancois MauriacImage
Historical NovelH.S.*Murder in the CathedralT.S. EliotPlay about Thomas Beckett
Historical NovelH.S.Christ LegendsSelma LagerlofChrist and Holy Land
Historical NovelH.S.The Last CrusaderLouis de WohlDon John of Austria
Historical NovelH.S.The Man Born to be KingDorothy SayersIgnatiusLife of Christ (series of BBC radio plays during W.W.II)
Historical NovelH.S.The Spear: A Novel of the CrucifixionLouis de WohlIgnatiusLife of Christ
IntellectualH.S.****Did Adam & Eve Have Belly Buttons?Matthew PintoAscension Press200 Questions from Catholic Teenagers
IntellectualH.S.**Prove It! GodAmy Welborn
IntellectualH.S.*Catholicism & Reason Text: Creed & ApologeticsHayes, Hayes and DrummeyApologetics Series
IntellectualH.S.*We're On a Mission from GodMary Beth BonacciThe Generation X Guide to John Paul II, The Catholic Church and the Real Meaning of Life
IntellectualH.S.A Summary of the New Catholic CatechismBishop James A. GriffinAlba House
IntellectualH.S.Father McBride's Teen CatechismFr. Alfred Mcbride O.Praem.OSVBased on the Catechism of the Catholic Church
IntellectualH.S.Mother Angelica's Answers, Not PromisesMother Angelica
IntellectualH.S.What We Really Want to Know: Michael PennockAve Maria PressAnswers to 101 Questions Teens Always Ask
MoralityH.S.*Saved Sex: Chastity-Because You're Worth It!Molly Kelly
MoralityH.S.Dating, Sex, Me & GodTom EhartPauline Books
MoralityH.S.God Could be a Teen: No One Understands Him EitherJames PenriceAlba HouseThe Truth and Freedom of Catholic Morality
MoralityH.S.If You Really Loved MeCatholic Answers100 Questions on Dating, Relationships and Sexual Purity
MoralityH.S.Issues of Faith and MoralsPellIgnatius
SaintH.S.Forget Not Love: The Passion of Maximilian KolbeAndre FrossardIgnatius
SaintH.S.Padre Pio of PietrelcinaFr. Stefano M. Manelli FFI
SaintH.S.Saint Edmund Campion: Priest and MartyrEvelyn Waugh
SaintH.S.Saint Maximilian KolbeAntonio Ricciardi OFMconvPauline
SaintH.S.Saint Therese of Lisieux: With Confidence and LoveSr. Susan Wallace FSPPauline
SaintH.S.Saints for SinnersAlban GoodierIgnatius
SaintH.S.The Life of Blessed Margaret of CastelloFr. William BonniwellIdea Inc.
SaintH.S.The Man who Got Even with GodFr. M Raymond OSCOBruce Publishing
SaintH.S.With Life & Laughter: The Life of Father Miguel Agustin ProGerald F. Muller CSCPaulineBl. Miguel Pro
Saint / Hist. NovelH.S.*Lay Siege to Heaven: Catherine of SienaLouis de WohlIgnatius
Saint / Hist. NovelH.S.*Set All Afire: St. Francis XavierLouis de WohlIgnatius
Saint / Hist. NovelH.S.*The Quiet Light: St. Thomas AquinasLouis de WohlIgnatius
Saint / Hist. NovelH.S.Citadel of God: St. BenedictLouis de WohlIgnatius
Saint / Hist. NovelH.S.The Golden Thread: St. Ignatius LoyolaLouis de WohlIgnatius
Saint / Hist. NovelH.S.The Perfect Joy of Saint FrancisFelix TimmermansIgnatius
Saint / Hist. NovelH.S.The Restless Flame: St. AugustineLouis de WohlIgnatius
SpiritualH.S.Day by Day: The Notre Dame Prayerbook for StudentsThomas McNally and William G. StoreyAve Maria Press
SpiritualH.S.Love: A Fruit Always in SeasonMother Teresa, Dorothy Hunt ed.Daily Meditations
SpiritualH.S.Prayer: The Great ConversationPeter KreeftStraight Answers to Tough Questions About Prayer
SpiritualH.S.The Practice of the Presence of GodBrother Lawrence
SpiritualH.S.The Saints Show Us ChristFr Rawley MyersIgnatiusDaily Readings on the Spiritual Life
SpiritualH.S.Total SurrenderMother Teresa
Spiritual / IntellectualH.S.*My Other SelfClarence EnzlerDimension BooksIn Which Christ Speaks to the Soul on Living His Life
Spiritual / IntellectualH.S.A Doctor at CalvaryPierre BarbetP.J. Kennedy & SonsThe Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ As Described by a Surgeon
Spiritual / IntellectualH.S.A Shepherd Looks at Psalm 23Phillip KellerZondervan Publishing
Spiritual / IntellectualH.S.A Woman Wrapped in SilencesJohn LynchPaulist PressEpic Poem about Mary
Spiritual / IntellectualH.S.Mystery & Meaning of the MassJoseph ChamplinCrossroad PublishingRevised and updated
Spiritual / IntellectualH.S.The Reed of GodCaryll HouselanderSheed & Ward
Spiritual / IntellectualH.S.Why do Catholics Do That?Kevin JohnsonA Guide to the Teachings and Practices of the Catholic Church
VocationsH.S.*The Shadow of His WingsFr. Gereon Goldmann OFMIgnatiusWWII Autobiography
VocationsH.S.Life Work: Finding Your Purpose in LifeRick Sarkisian

BiographyH.S.-Col.America's Bishop: The Life and Times of Fulton J. SheenThomas C. ReevesEncounter Books
BiographyH.S.-Col.Bishop Walsh of MaryknollRaymond KerrisonG.P. Putnam's Sons
BiographyH.S.-Col.Damien the LeperJohn FarrowSheed and WardJoseph de Veuster, leper priest
BiographyH.S.-Col.Something Beautiful for GodMalcolm MuggeridgeMother Teresa
FictionH.S.-Col.**Pierced by a SwordBud MacFarlane Jr.
FictionH.S.-Col.*Conceived Without SinBud MacFarlane Jr.
FictionH.S.-Col.*Father Elijah: An ApocalypseMichael O'Brien
FictionH.S.-Col.*Lord of the WorldMsgr. Robert Hugh Benson
FictionH.S.-Col.*Quo VadisHenryk SienkiewiczHippocrene Books
FictionH.S.-Col.*The Divine ComedyDante
FictionH.S.-Col.*The RobeLloyd C. Douglas
FictionH.S.-Col.A Philadelphia Catholic in King James CourtMartin De Porres KennedyApologetics, discussion guide available
FictionH.S.-Col.David CopperfieldCharles Dickens
FictionH.S.-Col.House of GoldBud MacFarlane
FictionH.S.-Col.The Hunchback of Notre DameVictor Hugo
FictionH.S.-Col.The Jeweler's ShopPope John Paul II (Karol Wojtyla)
FictionH.S.-Col.The Lord of the RingsJ.R.R. Tolkein
FictionH.S.-Col.The Pardoner's TaleGeoffrey Chaucer
FictionH.S.-Col.The Power and the GloryGraham Greene
FictionH.S.-Col.The Shoes of the FishermanMorris West
HistoricalH.S.-Col.1917: Red Banners; White MantleWarren H. CarrollRussian revolution
HistoricalH.S.-Col.Christ and the AmericasAnne W. CarrollTAN
HistoricalH.S.-Col.Christ the King: Lord of HistoryAnne W. CarrollTAN
HistoricalH.S.-Col.Isabel of Spain: Catholic QueenWarren H. Carroll
HistoricalH.S.-Col.Last Crusade : Spain 1936Warren H. CarrollSpanish revolution
HistoricalH.S.-Col.The Guillotine and the CrossWarren H. CarrollFrench revolution
HistoricalH.S.-Col.The Hiding PlaceCorrie ten BoomA family that helped protect Jews from Nazis
Historical / IntellectualH.S.-Col.A History of the English Church and PeopleVenerablis Bede
Historical / SpiritualH.S.-Col.Life and Miracles of Saint BenedictSt. Gregory the Great
Historical / SpiritualH.S.-Col.The Rule of Saint BenedictSt. Benedict of Nursia
Historical NovelH.S.-Col.The Day Christ DiedJim BishopLife of Christ
Historical NovelH.S.-Col.The Day Christ was BornJim BishopLife of Christ
IntellectualH.S.-Col.****The Great DivorceC.S. Lewis
IntellectualH.S.-Col.***Mere ChristianityC.S. Lewis
IntellectualH.S.-Col.***Rome Sweet HomeScott and Kimberly HahnJourney to Catholicism
IntellectualH.S.-Col.***What Catholics Really BelieveKarl KeatingIgnatius52 Answers to Common Misconceptions about the Catholic Faith
IntellectualH.S.-Col.***Yes or No: Straight Answers to Tough Questions about ChristianityPeter KreeftIgnatiusQ&A
IntellectualH.S.-Col.**Theology for BeginnersFrank Sheed
IntellectualH.S.-Col.*Fundamentals of the FaithPeter KreeftEssays in Christian Apologetics
IntellectualH.S.-Col.*God in the DockC.S. LewisEerdmansEssays on Theology and Ethics
IntellectualH.S.-Col.*Your Questions, God's AnswersPeter KreeftIgnatiusQ&A
IntellectualH.S.-Col.A Faith You Can Live WithJohn O'Donnell SJSheed and WardUnderstanding the Basics
IntellectualH.S.-Col.A Map of LifeF.J. SheedIgnatius
IntellectualH.S.-Col.A Shepherd SpeaksBishop Fabian Bruskewitz
IntellectualH.S.-Col.Angels (and Demons)Peter KreeftWhat Do We Really Know About Them?
IntellectualH.S.-Col.Beginning ApologeticsFr. Frank Chacon & Jim BurnhamApologetics Series (many volumes)
IntellectualH.S.-Col.Chief Truths of the FaithFr. John LauxTANCreation, Original Sin, Christ, Faith, Grace, Eternal Life, Etc.
IntellectualH.S.-Col.Confronting the New AgeDouglas GroothuisInterVarsity PressHow to Resist a Growing Religious Movement
IntellectualH.S.-Col.Essentials of the FaithFr. Alfred Mcbride O.Praem.A Guide to the Catechism of the Catholic Church
IntellectualH.S.-Col.Handbook of Christian Apologetics: Hundreds of Answers to Crucial QuestionsPeter Kreeft
IntellectualH.S.-Col.Jesus and His TimesHenri Daniel-Rops
IntellectualH.S.-Col.John Paul II: A Personal Study Guide to his Thought and MissionWalter Schu LC
IntellectualH.S.-Col.Life of ChristBishop Fulton SheenImage
IntellectualH.S.-Col.Meeting the Living GodWilliam O'Malley SJPaulist
IntellectualH.S.-Col.Prodigal DaughtersDonna SteichenIgnatiusCatholic Women Come Home to the Church
IntellectualH.S.-Col.The Catholic Church at the End of an Age: What is the Spirit Saying?Ralph Martin
IntellectualH.S.-Col.Ungodly RageDonna SteichenIgnatiusThe Hidden Face of Catholic Feminism
Intellectual / SpiritualH.S.-Col.Lift Up Your Heart: A Guide to Spiritual PeaceFulton J. SheenTriumph Classic
Intellectual / SpiritualH.S.-Col.The Sinner's GuideVen. Louis of GranadaTAN
MoralityH.S.-Col.****Real LoveMary Beth BonacciIgnatiusAnswers to Your Questions on Dating, Marriage and the Real Meaning of Sex
MoralityH.S.-Col.**The Hidden Power of KindnessLawrence LovasikA Practical Handbook for Souls, Who Dare to Transform the World, One Deed at a Time
MoralityH.S.-Col.*Marriage A Path To SanctityJavier Abad and Eugenio Fenoy
MoralityH.S.-Col.Chastity - A Guide for Teens & Young AdultsGerald Kelly SJ
MoralityH.S.-Col.I Kissed Dating GoodbyeJoshua HarrisA New Attitude Toward Relationships And Romance
MoralityH.S.-Col.The Dogma of HellFr F.X. Schouppe SJTANHell illustrated by facts taken from profane and sacred history
MoralityH.S.-Col.What Does God Want?Michael Scanlon TORA Practical Guide to Making Decisions
PhilosophyH.S.-Col.*The Silence of St. ThomasJosef PieperPantheonThree Essays
SaintH.S.-Col.*St. Joan of ArcMark TwainIgnatius
SaintH.S.-Col.A Man Born Again: Saint Thomas MoreJohn Beahn
SaintH.S.-Col.A Man for all SeasonsRobert Bolt
SaintH.S.-Col.Becket or the Honor of GodJean Anouilh
SaintH.S.-Col.Forty Dreams of St. John Bosco: The Apostle of YouthSt. John BoscoTAN
SaintH.S.-Col.Life of Blessed Dominic SavioSaint John BoscoSalesiana Publishers
SaintH.S.-Col.Padre Pio: The True StoryC. Bernard Ruffin
SaintH.S.-Col.Saint John FisherMichael DaviesNeumann Press
SaintH.S.-Col.The holy blissful martyr Saint Thomas of CanterburyMsgr. Robert Hugh BensonSt. Thomas Becket
SaintH.S.-Col.Thomas More: A Portrait of CourageGerard B. WegemerScepter
ScriptureH.S.-Col.*A Father Who Keeps His Promises: God's Covenant Love in Scripture Scott Hahn
SpiritualH.S.-Col.**The Imitation of ChristThomas a Kempis
SpiritualH.S.-Col.*Holiness: A Guide for BeginnersDom Hubert Van ZellerSophia Press
SpiritualH.S.-Col.*My Daily BreadConfraternity of Precious Blood
SpiritualH.S.-Col.Back to VirtuePeter KreeftIgnatius PressTraditional Moral Wisdom for Modern Moral Confusion
SpiritualH.S.-Col.Jesus Our Eucharistic LoveFr. Stefano M. Manelli FFIEucharistic life exemplified by the saints
SpiritualH.S.-Col.Prayer for BeginnersPeter KreeftIgnatius Press
Spiritual / IntellectualH.S.-Col.*The Catholic Source BookRev. Peter KleinBrown-Roa / Acta Publications
Spiritual / IntellectualH.S.-Col.Healing the Original WoundFr. Benedict Groeschel CFRServant PublicationsReflections on the Full Meaning of Salvation
Spiritual / IntellectualH.S.-Col.Preparing Yourself for MassGuardiniSophia Press
Spiritual / IntellectualH.S.-Col.The Secret of the RosarySt. Louis de MontfortTAN
VocationsH.S.-Col.*Seven Story MountainThomas MertonAutobiography
VocationsH.S.-Col.A Priest ForeverBenedict Groeschel CFRThe Life of Father Eugene Hamilton
VocationsH.S.-Col.Come & Follow MeFr. Stefano M. Manelli FFIFranciscans of the Immaculate
VocationsH.S.-Col.Peter on the ShoreAnthony Bannon LCCircle PressVocation in Scripture and in Real Life
VocationsH.S.-Col.Treasure in ClayBishop Fulton J. SheenIgnatius PressAutobiography

FictionCollege*Crime and PunishmentFedor Dostoyevsky
FictionCollegeA Tale of Two CitiesCharles DickensFrench revolution
FictionCollegeKristin LavransdatterSigrid Indset(Undset)
FictionCollegeThe Bethrothed: I Promessi SposiAlessandro Manzoni
FictionCollegeThe Brothers KaramazovFedor Dostoyevsky
FictionCollegeThe Death of Ivan IlyitchTolstoy
FictionCollegeThe Master of HestvikenSigrid Indset(Undset)4 volumes
FictionCollegeWheat That Springeth GreenJ.F. PowersDepression-era child of the Midwest joins the priesthood
Historical / IntellectualCollegeHandbook of PatrologyPatrick HamellAlba House
Historical / IntellectualCollegeThe Doctors of the Church (2 vols.)John FinkAlba House
Historical / SpiritualCollege*ConfessionsSt. AugustineAutobiography
Historical / SpiritualCollege*The Life of St. AnthonySt. AthanasiusPaulist PressBiography
Historical / SpiritualCollegeThe Monastic InstitutesSt. John CassianMonasticism and mystical theology
IntellectualCollege*****To Know Christ JesusFrank SheedIgnatius
IntellectualCollege*Catholicism and FundamentalismKarl KeatingIgnatiusThe Attack on "Romanism" by "Bible Christians"
IntellectualCollege*Everlasting ManG.K. Chesterton
IntellectualCollege*OrthodoxyG.K. Chesterton
IntellectualCollege*The Lamb's SupperScott HahnThe Mass as Heaven on Earth
IntellectualCollegeA Landscape with DragonsMichael D. O'BrienThe Battle for Your Child's Mind
IntellectualCollegeAnd You are Christ'sThomas DubayThe Charism of Virginity and the Celibate Life
IntellectualCollegeAt the Origin of the Christian ClaimFr. Luigi GiussaniMcGill University Press2nd of Trilogy
IntellectualCollegeBy What Authority? An Evangelical Discovers Catholic TraditionMark SheaOSVApologetics-Bible
IntellectualCollegeCatholic for a Reason: Scripture and the Mystery of the Family of GodScott Hahn & Leon SuprenantEmmaus
IntellectualCollegeCity of GodSt. Augustine
IntellectualCollegeCrossing the Threshold of HopePope John Paul II
IntellectualCollegeEvangelical is Not EnoughThomas HowardWorship of God in Liturgy and Sacrament
IntellectualCollegeFather McBride's College CatechismFr. Alfred Mcbride O.Praem.OSVForging Faith on College Campuses
IntellectualCollegeFree from All ErrorWilliam G. MostAuthorship, Inerrancy, Historicity of Scripture
IntellectualCollegeJoyce Kilmer's Anthology of Catholic PoetryJoyce Kilmer
IntellectualCollegeLoss and Gain: The Story of a ConvertJohn Henry NewmanNovel about an Oxford student who converts
IntellectualCollegeMan's Search For MeaningViktor E. Frankl
IntellectualCollegeOn Being CatholicThomas Howard
IntellectualCollegeOn Christian Doctrine (Teaching)St. Augustine
IntellectualCollegePapal Primacy in the Third MillenniumRussell ShawOSV
IntellectualCollegeStraight AnswersRev William SaundersPauline BooksAnswers to 100 Questions about the Catholic Faith
IntellectualCollegeSurprised by the Truth 2Patrick MadridConverstion stories
IntellectualCollegeSurprised by the TruthPatrick MadridBasilica PressConverstion stories
IntellectualCollegeTell Me Why: A Father Answers His Daughter's Questions About GodMichael & Jana Novak
IntellectualCollegeThe Four LovesC.S. LewisA Harvest Book
IntellectualCollegeThe PersecutorSergei KourdakovConversion of a Russian Communist
IntellectualCollegeThe Religious SenseFr. Luigi GiussaniMcGill University Press1st of Trilogy
IntellectualCollegeThe Spirit of CatholicismKarl AdamMilestones in Catholic Theology
IntellectualCollegeTheology and SanityFrank SheedOSV
IntellectualCollegeThis is our FaithMichael PennockAve Maria Press
IntellectualCollegeWhat's Wrong with the WorldG.K. Chesterton
Intellectual / SpiritualCollegeA Dialogue of Comfort against TribulationSt. Thomas MoreScepter
Intellectual / SpiritualCollegeChristian Spirituality in the Catholic TraditionJordan Aumann
Intellectual / SpiritualCollegeFire WithinThomas DubaySt. Teresa of Avila, St. John of the Cross, and the Gospel-On Prayer
Intellectual / SpiritualCollegeThe World's First LoveBishop Fulton SheenMary, Mother of God
MoralityCollege*The Courage to be ChasteFr. Benedict Groeschel CFRPaulist Press
MoralityCollege*The Heart of VirtueDonald DeMarcoIgnatiusLessons from Life and Literature Illustrating the Beauty and Value of Moral Character
MoralityCollegeOur Moral Life in ChristA. Fernandex & J. SociasScepterA Basic Course on Moral Theology
MoralityCollegeThe Good News about Sex and MarriageChristopher WestAnswers to Your Honest Questions About Catholic Teaching
MoralityCollegeThe Pilgrim's ProgressJohn BunyanSignet ClassicChristian allegory of man's pilgrim journey in search of salvation
PhilosophyCollege*A First Glance at St. Thomas AquinasRalph McInernyNotre Dame PressA Handbook for the Peeping Thomist
PhilosophyCollege50 Questions on Natural LawCharles E. RiceWhat It Is and Why We Need It
PhilosophyCollegeHooked on PhilosophyRobert O'Donnell, PhdAlb HouseThomas Aquinas Made Easy
SaintCollegeGod the Joy of My Life: a biography of Saint Teresa of Jesus of the AndesMichael D Griffin
SaintCollegeThe Story of a Family: The Home of St. Therese of LisieuxStephane-Joseph Piat
Saint / IntellectualCollegeSt. FrancisG.K. Chesterton
Saint / IntellectualCollegeThe Dumb Ox: St. Thomas AquinasG.K. Chesterton
ScriptureCollege**Mission of the MessiahTim GrayEmmaus Road PublishingOn the Gospel of Luke
ScriptureCollege*Mystery of the KingdomEdward P. SriEmmaus Road PublishingOn the Gospel of Matthew
ScriptureCollegeInside the BibleKenneth Baker SJIgnatiusAn Introduction to Each Book of the Bible
ScriptureCollegeSeven Pauline LettersPeter EllisLiturgical PressCommentary
ScriptureCollegeThe Navarre Bible (12 vols, New Testament)Jose Amria CasciaroFour Courts PressCommentary
ScriptureCollegeThe Thought of St. PaulWilliam G. MostA Commentary on the Pauline Epistles.
SpiritualCollege*****Introduction to the Devout LifeSt. Francis de SalesImage Books
SpiritualCollege*Abandonment to Divine ProvidenceJean-Paul De CaussaudeImage Books
SpiritualCollegeImages of JesusAlfred McBride OPraemSt. Anthony Messenger PressTen Invitations to Intimacy
SpiritualCollegeIn Conversation with God (7 vols.)Francis FernandezScepter
SpiritualCollegeInterior CastleSt. Therese of AvilaImage Books
SpiritualCollegePathways to HolinessVen. Louis de GranadaAlba House
SpiritualCollegeThe Apostolate of SufferingRobert B. Eiten
SpiritualCollegeThe FurrowSt. Josemaria Escriva
SpiritualCollegeThe Redeeming Love of ChristSt. Alphonsus Liguori, ed. Joseph OppitzNew City PressA Collection of Spiritual Writings
SpiritualCollegeThe Spiritual ExercisesSt. Ignatius of Loyola
SpiritualCollegeThe Three Ways of the Spiritual LifeGarrigou-LaGrange O.P.Sophia Press
Spiritual / IntellectualCollegeThe Spiritual LifeTanquerayTANA Treatise On Ascetical And Mystical Theology
VocationsCollegeDignities and Duties of the PriestSt. Alphonsus Ligouri

PhilosophyPost-Col.Love and ResponsibilityPope John Paul II (Karol Wojtyla)

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