Catholic

Catholicism (from Greek καθολικισμός, katholikismos, "universal doctrine") and its adjectival form Catholic are used as broad terms for describing specific traditions in the Christian churches in theology, doctrine, liturgy, ethics, and spirituality.

A History of Loneliness
The Fifth Gospel
The Name of God is Mercy
On Fire: The 7 Choices to Ignite a Radically Inspired Life
Gaudete et Exsultate--Rejoice and be glad: On the call to holiness in the contemporary world
A Portrait of Emily Price
The Abbey: A Story of Discovery
Five Lessons from the Carmelite Saints That Will Change Your Life
A Prayer Journal
The Miracle of Father Kapaun: Priest, Soldier, and Korean War Hero
The Guineveres
The Dictator Pope
The Benedict Option: A Strategy for Christians in a Post-Christian Nation
A Pope and a President: John Paul II, Ronald Reagan, and the Extraordinary Untold Story of the 20th Century
The Second Greatest Story Ever Told
Catechism of the Catholic Church
Story of a Soul: The Autobiography of St. Therese of Lisieux
The Lamb's Supper: The Mass as Heaven on Earth
Rome Sweet Home: Our Journey to Catholicism
Confessions
Orthodoxy
Introduction to the Devout Life
Hail, Holy Queen: The Mother of God in the Word of God
Jesus of Nazareth: From the Baptism in the Jordan to the Transfiguration
The Imitation of Christ
Rediscover Catholicism
Diary of Saint Maria Faustina Kowalska: Divine Mercy in My Soul
Interior Castle
True Devotion to Mary
Life of Christ
Dark Night of the Soul by Juan de la CruzThe Cloud of Unknowing by AnonymousMeditations on the Tarot by AnonymousInterior Castle by Teresa of ÁvilaThe Life of Saint Teresa of Ávila by Herself by Teresa of Ávila
Christian Mysticism
53 books — 17 voters
Don Quixote de La Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes SaavedraThe Everlasting Man by G.K. ChestertonThe Imitation of Christ by Thomas à KempisIntroduction to the Devout Life by Francis de SalesQuo Vadis by Henryk Sienkiewicz
A Catholic Lifetime Reading Plan
113 books — 14 voters

Pontifex Maximus by Christopher LascellesThe History of the Church by EusebiusThe Rise of Christianity by Rodney StarkThe Story of Christianity by Justo L. GonzálezOn the Incarnation by Athanasius of Alexandria
Early Christians, Early Church
98 books — 24 voters
Saint Magnus The Last Viking by Susan PeekA Soldier Surrenders by Susan PeekCrusader King by Susan PeekSaint Magnus The Last Viking by Susan PeekThe King's Prey by Susan Peek
Best Novels About Catholic Saints
33 books — 11 voters

The Long Loneliness by Dorothy DayThe Other America by Michael HarringtonPrison Journals of a Priest Revolutionary by Philip BerriganA Harsh And Dreadful Love by William D. MillerDorothy Day by Robert Coles
The Catholic Worker
103 books — 6 voters


G.K. Chesterton
Babies need not to be taught a trade, but to be introduced to a world. To put the matter shortly, woman is generally shut up in a house with a human being at the time when he asks all the questions that there are, and some that there aren't. It would be odd if she retained any of the narrowness of a specialist. Now if anyone says that this duty of general enlightenment (even when freed from modern rules and hours, and exercised more spontaneously by a more protected person) is in itself too exac ...more
G.K. Chesterton, What's Wrong with the World

Teresa of Ávila
Let nothing disturb you, Let nothing frighten you, All things are passing away: God never changes. Patience obtains all things. Whoever has God lacks nothing; God alone suffices.
Teresa of Ávila

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