Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Lenten Reading 2009

What will you be reading this Lent?

Here's a taste of some of the books I will be reading:

The Seven Last Words by Fulton J. Sheen

My Catholic Women's Bible (New American) by Fireside Press

The Magnifcat Lenten Companion

Numerous books on the saints -- too many to mention here.


Here are some recommended reads for this Lenten season:


1. Imitation of Christ -- Thomas a Kempis


2. Introduction to the Devout Life -- St. Frances de Sales


3. Journey to Easter by Pope Benedict XVI

4. 12 Steps to Holiness and Salvation -- St. Alphonsus Liguori


5. Dolorous Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ -- Anne Catherine Emich


6. Kisss from the Cross -- Ronda de Sola Chervin


7. Back to Virtue -- Peter Kreeft


8. Live Well, Die Holy -- St. Robert Bellarmine


9. Self - Abandonment to Divine Providence -- Fr. J.P. De Caussade, S.J.


10. Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius -- St. Ignatius of Loyola


11. The Virtue Driven Life -- Fr. Benedict Groeschel, CFR


12. City of God -- St. Augustine


13. Confessions -- St. Augustine


14. Sinner's Guide -- Venerable Louis of Granada


15. Finding God's Will for You by St. Francis de Sales


16. The Seven Last Words - Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen


17. His Suffering and Ours - Kathryn Mulderink


18. On the Way to Jesus Christ - Joseph Ratzinger - Pope Benedict XVI


19. Amazing Grace for Those Who Suffer - Jeff Cavins and Matthew Pinto

20. Mother Teresa's Secret Fire by Fr. Joseph Langford

Devotionals:

Lent and Easter Wisdom from Fulton J. Sheen

Lenten Magnificat

Now, it's your turn... What will you be reading this Lent?

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