Resources

The list of books and links below is to provide more information to the curious about the “journey home” It is not a to buy list to gift. I find that in our journey to Jesus, the need to draw nearer is personal and intimate. Being given a book by the “other” no matter how well intended it may be, only creates a negative impact rather than a positive one.

Books I am reading at the moment.

I’ll add to this list, but for now, these are books I’ve finished reading or am reading.

The Bread of Life
by St. Thomas Aquinas
follow along on YouTube:

My Catholic Faith

This is the first of the series from My Catholic Life: https://mycatholic.life/the-my-catholic-life-series/my-catholic-faith/

It is also a free download from Apple books

Catholic and Christian

by Alan Schreck

This book gives a detail explanation of misunderstood Catholic beliefs.

Consecreation to St. Joseph

by Father Donald Calloway

A beautiful book. More information: Consecration to St. Joseph

The Sign Of The Cross

By Bert Ghezzi

Free PDF download from The-Sign-Of-The-Cross.pdf (wordonfire.org)

52 Weeks with Saint Faustina

by Donna-Marie Copper O’Boyle

I got this free when I became a Marian Helper. I follow each Sunday for the week.

Rome Sweet Home

by Scott and Kimberly Hann

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I love this book for the insights into the doctrine and beliefs between the faith.

Story of a Soul

Translated by John Clarke, O.C.D.

Upcoming April 7th read via Word on Fire Institute Book Club. I am looking forward to being a part of this.

The Echo of God

by Father Lance W. Harlow

The Echo of God: A Commentary for Beginners on St. Louis Marie Grignion de Montfort’s True Devotion to Mary.

The Diary of Saint Maria Faustina

A moving and beautiful expression of God’s Divine Mercy


OnLine resources

https://bible.usccb.org/ has daily readings that will help you follow the Catholic Mass online. Mine are sent to me via email. The reading list includes Reading 1, the Responsorial Psalm, the Alleluia and the Gospel. Reading this before the Catholic Mass will give you insight into God’s word. The one element I love about the Catholic faith, is that all readings are the same world wide…it does not matter what part of the world you are in, all Catholics are all united in the same reading, teaching and Holy inspiration.

Today, I watch the daily Catholic Mass of my Parish. They stream daily every morning at 9:00 am. Before I found my Parish, I watched online. Divine Mercy out of the U.S. was one of my favorite: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-z10o42s5ZsZ-RTID7ZOZw If you check their daily watch list, they have reoccurring series on “Explaining the Faith Series”: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLuI8BxIfwgkSCylKu9VYfCg6WWr-A4OXI

The Laudate Apps is available for both android and iOS: https://catholicapps.com/laudate/ This little tool is also handy as it gives you all the options to participate online along with all the necessary readings of the day. It also has the Catechism Compendium in different versions, if you don’t want to order the actual book like I did.



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