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On Prayer and The Contemplative Life By Saint Thomas Aquinas & Hugh Pope
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This book is taken from the Summa Theologica on Saint Thomas Aquinas' treatises on Religion, on Devotion, Prayer and the Contemplative life presented in English. Passages from Saint Augustine and... More > Cardinal Cajetan's Commentary on the Summa has been added as well. A comparison between the active life and the contemplative life is discussed, and the question about whether saints can pray for the living is answered.< Less
Abandonment to Divine Providence By Jean-Pierre de Caussade et al.
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"The Rev. Jean Pierre de Caussade was one of the most remarkable spiritual writers of the Society of Jesus in France in the 18th Century. His death took place at Toulouse in 1751. His works have... More > gone through many editions and have been republished, and translated into several foreign languages. The present book gives an English translation of the tenth French Edition of Fr. de Caussade's "Abandon à la Providence Divine," edited, to the great benefit of many souls, by Fr. H. Ramière, S. J. [...] "It is divided into two unequal parts, the first containing a treatise on total abandonment to Divine Providence, and the second, letters of direction for persons leading a spiritual life. "The "Treatise" comprises two different aspects of Abandonment to Divine Providence; one as a virtue, common and necessary to all Christians, the other as a state, proper to souls who have made a special practice of abandonment to the holy will of God." - Introduction< Less
The month of Mary according to the spirit of St. Francis of Sales : or, thirty-one considerations with examples, prayers, etc. By Gaspar Gilli et al.
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A short book with reflections, prayers and practical activities to do for each day of the month, especially of May, devoted to Our Lady. Written in the spirit of Saint Francis of Sales.
The life and glories of St. Joseph By Edward Healy Thompson
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This is a classic book written by Edward Healy Thompson, a convert to the Catholic Church. It goes into the evidence of Saint Joseph's prefigurement in scripture, his noble lineage, his possible... More > sanctification before birth, his life, and his death. It ends with the decree of Pius IX declaring Saint Joseph to be the patron of the Universal Church, and a prayer to the Foster Father of Jesus, Saint Joseph.< Less
Life of St. Anthony of Padua By Ubaldus da Rieti
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"This saint confirmed several dogmas of the Catholic Faith by the force of wonderful miracles,—the real presence of Jesus Christ in the most Holy Eucharist, the forgiveness of sins in the... More > sacrament of Penance, the sufferings of hell, the glories of the blessed in heaven, the Divine Providence in our spiritual as well as temporal necessities, and the intercession of the saints. By this is seen the divine mercy in the amendment of sinners, the justice of God in punishing the wicked, and the wonderful effects of the omnipotent wisdom and goodness of God toward sinners." - Preface< Less
The Life and Doctrine of Saint Catherine of Genoa By Saint Catherine of Genoa
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Saint Catherine of Genoa (Caterina Fieschi Adorno, 1447 – 15 September 1510) was an Italian Roman Catholic saint and mystic, known for her work among the sick and poor, and for her writing... More > about her mystical experiences. This book contains the Life and Doctrine of St Catherine of Genoa, The Spiritual Dialogues and The Treatise on Purgatory.< Less
On Christian Doctrine By Saint Augustine & J.F. Shaw
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On Christian Doctrine, also known as On Christian Teaching, consists of four books written by Saint Augustine of Hippo on the interpretation and the teaching of the Scriptures. The first three books... More > were published in 397 AD and the forth in 426 AD. It sets various tasks to Christian teachers and preachers, i.e. to discover the truth of the Scriptures; to teach the truth from the Scriptures; and to defend Scripture when it is attacked.< Less