[St Louise de Marillac, foundress of the Sisters of Charity: 1591-1660]
Author: Bertrande, Sister, DC
His Life, Work, & Spirit [a life of St Paul seeking to promote a fuller knowledge of his personality & activities so as to increase the...
Author: Coghlan, Philip, CP
The Story of St. Therese of Lisieux [expanded version of 1957 edition: Thérèse Martin]
Author: Haughton, Rosemary
Love Is My Vocation:
An Imaginative Story of St Therese of Lisieux [brings St. Therese to life, written with detachment, insight, delicacy & reverence]
Author: Clarkson, Tom
Intimate Life of Saint Therese, The:
Portrayed by Those Who Knew Her [original title: "Collected Little Flower Works": Life of the Little Flower, Living Sisters, etc, Our Sister Is in...
Author: Dolan, Fr Albert H., O.Carm
Life of St Teresa of Avila, The:
Including the Relations of her Spiritual State [a classic in spiritual autobiography; bristles with visions, spiritual directors & treats of...
Author: Teresa of Avila, St / D. Lewis, tr. / intr by David Knowles
Venerable Louise de MarillacMademoiselle le Gras, The:
Foundress of the Daughters of Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul [wife, widow, friend of St. Vincent de Paul, Foundress: 1591-1660]
John Baptist de la Salle:
His Life & His Institute [founder of the Brothers of the Christian Schools [w/ an account of the pedagogical methods used & their...
Author: Dempsey, [Fr] Martin / Science & Culture Series
Life of St Francis de Sales, The
[Bishop & Prince of Geneva: noble by birth, doctor of law at 24, refused marriage to become a priest, then bishop, co-founder of the Order of...
Author: Ornsby, Robert / Selections From the "Spirit of St. Francis de Sales," by the Bishop of Belley
Seraph of Love
[a simple narration in verse form of the more outstanding events in the life of St. Francis of Assisi & an attempt to portray his love for...
Author: Hermann, [Fr] Placid. OFM
Saint Francis of Assisi:
Social Reformer [shows that the Franciscan movement was not an uprising against the authority of the Church but in harmony & in co-operation...
Author: Dubois, Fr. Leo L., SM
Little Flowers of St Francis, The / The Considerations on...
Little Flowers of St Francis, The / The Considerations on the Holy Stigmata / The Life and Sayings of Brother Giles / The Life of Brother Juniper...
Author: Brown, Raphael, tr.
Little Flowers of Saint Francis of Assisi, The
[series of legends collected 200 years after his death, having been handed down orally until that time. They form an excellent biography of him...
Author: Alger, Abby Langdon, tr. / Valenti Angelo, illus. / Louise Bachelder, ed.
Venerable Mother Frances Schervier, The:
Foundress of the Congregation of the Sisters of the Poor of St. Francis-A Sketch of Her Life & Character [1819- 1876]
Author: Jeiler, Very Rev Ignatius, OSF / Rev Bonaventure Hammer, OSF, tr. / Bp Camillus P. Maes, preface by
Saint Dominic and the Order of Preachers
[a popular presentation of his Order's glorious achievements & history: 1170-1221]
Author: O'Connor, Fr John B., OP
Bernard of Clairvaux
[traces the influence of St Bernard & his Cistercian ideal from its beginnings to the present time: 1090-1153]
Author: Daniel-Rops, Henri / Elisabeth Abbott, tr / Thomas Merton, foreword by
Augustine of Hippo:
The First Modern Man [a synoptic flowing narrative of the principal events of Augustine's life based primarily on the Confessions & the lives...
Author: Mullany, Katherine F.
Procession of Saints, A
[Sts Aelred, Colman, Cuthbert, Anselm, Godric, Boniface, John Fisher, Aidan, Oswald, Oswin, Thomas of Hereford, Hugh of Avalon, Thomas of...
Author: Brodrick, Fr James, SJ
Lives of the Saints for Every Day of the Year
[short yet comprehensive & inspirational biography of each saint with suitable concluding prayer for the intercession of the saint]
Author: Hoever, Fr Hugo, S.O.Cist / Catholic Book Publishing Co., (T-870)
[an informative & devotional life of a saint for each day of the year]
Author: Levy, Rosalie Marie
Among the Blessed:
Loving Thoughts About Favorite Saints [lives of 16 saints: Sts Peter, Paul, Matthew, John the Evangelist, Christopher, Agnes, Monica, Patrick,...
Author: Russell, Rev. Matthew, S.J.