Catholic Books

Thumbnail berg A Church for and of the Wounded: Sinners in the need of the Savior

“I know too many hurting Catholics,” Fr. Thomas Berg, a professor of moral theology and vice-rector at St. Joseph’s Seminary in New York, writes in...

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Thumbnail the past as pilgrimage book cover cna 10 16 14 A historical faith – studying history through a Catholic lens

The study of history is an opportunity to unite faith and reason and to recover a distinctly Catholic perspective that sees God acting in the past,...

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Thumbnail dorothy day credit gobonobo wikimedia commons An extraordinary book

Dorothy Day is alleged to have said: Don’t call me a saint; I don’t want to be dismissed that easily! A new biography by her granddaughter Kate...

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Thumbnail mother teresa bill donohue Answering Mother Teresa’s critics

Soon-to-be-canonized Mother Teresa was voted by Americans as the most admired person of the 20th century. She is a figure almost universally...

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Thumbnail archbishop charles chaput speaks with cna in rome on sept 15 2014 credit joaqun peir prez cna 8 10 15 Archbishop Chaput on his new book about life in a post-Christian world

Philadelphia, Pa., Feb 21, 2017 / 02:50 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia's new book, released on Tuesday, takes a...

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Thumbnail archbishop charles chaput speaks with cna in rome on sept 15 2014 credit joaqun peir prez cna 8 10 15 Are You Strange?: Philadelphia archbishop rallies Catholics to sainthood

“Do we believe in God or not?” “Are we on fire with a love for Jesus Christ or not?” Archbishop Charles J. Chaput asks these questions in his...

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Thumbnail a deeper vision robert royal Author explores growing ‘rifts’ within the Catholic tradition

In one of his informative dispatches from Rome during the Synod on the Family last fall, Robert Royal remarked with regret on the extent to which...

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Thumbnail greg lisa popcak Beatitudinal fatherhood: Dads as living examples of the Christian life in family life

Want to be the best father you were made to be? Live the Beatitudes, Greg Popcak writes in a new book, “BeDaditudes: 8 Ways to Be an Awesome Dad,”...

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Thumbnail pope emeritus benedict xvi holding the pascal candle 2 on easter vigil saturday april 7 2012 in vatican city credit losservatore romano cna 7 28 15 Benedict XVI's memoir to be published in English in November

Vatican City, Aug 22, 2016 / 11:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Benedict XVI's new memoir, a lengthy interview with German journalist Peter Seewald, is...

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Thumbnail st francis de sales cna world catholic news 1 23 13 Book offers meditations based on Francis de Sales' letters

When Dr. Christopher Blum first read "Introduction to the Devout Life," he knew that he would be personally indebted to St. Francis de Sales. ...

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Thumbnail catechism Catechism of the Catholic Church

With the exception of the Bible, which reportedly adorns more of the world’s bookshelves than any other printed volume, the most widely circulated...

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Thumbnail russel shaw book Catholics in America -- Past, Present, Future

We are not of this world, and yet, while we’re here we have some serious obligations, including as citizens. Politics can be a challenging matter...

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Thumbnail fire from above lilles Contemplating Christ and the Christian life

“As the third millennium unfolds, the world needs the wisdom that the tradition of Christian prayer offers,” Anthony Lilles writes in “Fire from...

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Thumbnail dorothy day credit jim forest via flickr cc by nc nd 20 cna 5 19 15 Dorothy Day, as seen by her granddaughter

New York City, N.Y., Mar 1, 2017 / 12:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Dorothy Day, the co-founder of the Catholic Worker Movement whose cause for...

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Thumbnail laurencespiteri papal book Election of popes

The announcement by Benedict XVI on Feb. 11, 2013, that he intended to resign as pope the following Feb. 28 took the world by surprise. The last...

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Thumbnail fr jim martin credit kerry weber via wikipedia cc 40 cna Father James Martin disinvited from speaking engagement over protests

Fr. James Martin, S.J., an editor at America magazine, has been disinvited from speaking at the Theological College, a seminary affiliated with the...

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Thumbnail rainbow flag credit guillaume paumier via flickr filter added cc by 20 cna 10 2 15 Fr. James Martin's LGBT book: Where it's strong, where it falls short

Washington D.C., Jun 29, 2017 / 01:10 pm (CNA).- There’s been a lot of chatter about Fr. James Martin’s new book, “Building a Bridge: How the...

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Thumbnail alice jourdain von hildebrand courtesy of memoirs of a happy failure cover design by marylouise mcgraw cna From the lion's den: Alice von Hildebrand's 'happy failure'

Despite having a life radically different than the one she expected as a Belgian youth, philosopher Dr. Alice von Hildebrand says God supported her...

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