Christian Living, Theology, Prayers, etc.


The Heart of the King: A Devotional Commentary on Psalm 119, Ron Auch, New Leaf Press, 1995.

Eco-Spirituality: Toward a Reverent Life, Charles Cummings, Paulist Press, 1991

Prayers that Avail Much for Men, Germaine Copeland, Harrison House, 1999.

The Garden of the Beloved, Robert E. Wray, Doubleday, 1974 - out of print, but may be available
used on the internet. This book has a spiritual and an ecological message.

Faces at the Cross, J. Barrie Shepherd, Upper Room books, 1995 - This book is deeply moving.

The Song of the Bird, Anthony de Mello, Image Books, 1984

Wellsprings, Anthony de Mello, Image Books, 1986

Pray All Ways, Edward Hays, Forest of Peace Books, 1981

He Still Moves Stones, Max Lucado, Walker Books, 1993

In the Footsteps of Jesus, Bruce Marchiano, Harvest House, 1997

Francis: the Journey and the Dream, Murray Bodo, St. Anthony Messenger, 1988

I Francis, Carlo Carretto, Orbis Books, 1983

Journal of a soul: the Autobiography of Pope John XXIII, Image Books, 1965

Prayers for a Planetary Pilgrim: A Personal Manuel for Prayer and Ritual, Edward Hays, Forest of
Peace Books, 1988

No Wonder they Call Him Savior, Max Lucado, Multnomah Publishers, 1986

Jesus, Man of Joy, Sherwoiod E. Wirt, Harvest House, 1999.

Greater Than Our Hearts: Prayers and Reflections, Ulrich Schaeffer, Harper and Row publishers,

Can You Drink This Cup? Henri Nouwen, Ave Maria Press, 1996

Meditations on the Heart of God, Francois Fenelon, Paraclete Press, 1997 - a worthwhile old classic

Talking With God, Francois Fenelon, Paraclete Press, 1997

Driftwood: Prayers, Passions and Permissions, Don Kimball, Doubleday, 1978

Song of the Sparrow: Meditations and Poems to Pray by, Murray Bodo, Saint Anthony Messenger
Press, 1976

Mastering Sadhana: on Retreat with Anthony de Mello, Carlos G. Valles, S.J., Doubleday, 1988

And Grace Will Lead Me Home: A Spiritual Journey, John Powers, McCracken Press, 1994

The Return of the Prodigal Son: A Story of Homecoming, Henri Nouwen, Image Books, 1992

The Almond Tree Speaks: New and Selected Writings 1974-1994, Murray Bodo, St. Anthony
Messenger Press, 1994

A World on it's Knees: Honest Prayers in Uncertain times, copiled by Madonna Therese Ratliff, FSP

Jesus: A Disciple's Search, Murray Bodo, 1986


Earth, Sky, Gods and Mortals: A Theology of Ecology for the 21st Century, J. B. McDaniel, Twenty-
Third Publications, 1994

Into the Depths of God: Where eyes See the Invisible, Ears Hear the Inaudible, and Minds Conceive
the Inconceivable, Calvin Miller, Bethany House, 2000

A Father Who Keeps His Promises, Scott Hahn, Charis Books, 1998

The Universe is a Green Dragon, Brian Swimme, Bear & Co., 1984

The Closeness of God, Ladislaus Boros, Seabury Press, 1978

Christian Living/Personal Growth:

The Body: Being Light in the Darkness, Charles Colson, Word Publishers, 1992

The Inner Voice of Love: A Journey Through Anguish to Freedom, Henri Nouwen, Image Books,

Living With Jesus Today, Juan Carlos Ortiz, Creation House, 1982.

Life Signs, Henri Nouwen, Doubleday, 1986

The Global Believer: Toward a New Imitation of Christ, Joseph G. Donders, Twenty-Third
Publications, 1986

Thoughts Along the Journey: Reflections on Being a Christian, Robert W. Janek, Forest of Peace
Publishing, 1998

Being A Christian Today, Ladislaus Boros, Seabury Press, 1979

The Joy of Holiness, Wesley Shaw, Pentecostal Publishing House, 1999

Simplicity: The Art of Living, Richard Rohr, Crossroad Books, 2000

Wild Man's Journey: Reflections on Male Spirituality, Richard Rohr, Saint Anthony Messenger
Press, 1996

Reflections of the Gospels: Daily Devotions for Radical Christian Living, John Michael Talbot,
Servant Books, 1986

The Practice of the Presence of God, Brother Lawrence, Barbour Publishing, 1998

The Promise of Paradox: A celebration of Contradictions in the Christian Life, Parker J. Palmer, Ave
Maria Press, 1980

Pope John XXIII: An Invitation to Hope, Ruth Nanda Anshen ed., Simon and Schuster, 1967

Original Self: Living with Paradox and Originality, Thomas Moore, Harper Collins, 2000

A Life-Giving Vision: How to be a Christian in Today's World, John Powell, Thomas More
Publishing, 1995

Simple Truths: Gentle Guidance on the Big Issues in Life, Kent Nerborn, MJF Books, 1996

Small Graces: the Quiet Gifts of Everyday Life, Kent Nerborn, MJF Books, 1998

Care of the Soul: A Guide for Cultivating Depth and Sacredness in Everyday Life, Thomas Moore,
Harper Perennial Books, 1992

On Sin:

The Screwtape Letters, C.S. Lewis, Power Books, 1976

The Catholic Mass, Beliefs, and Practices:

The Lamb's Supper, Scott Hahn, Doubleday, 1999

Six Short Sroties on the Via Dolorosa, Ernesto V. Laguette, The Riehle foundeation, 1994

Meditations: Reflections on the Incarnation, Ladislaus Boros, Doubleday, 1974

Breaking Through to God: The Way of the Cross, Ladislaus Boros, Dimension Books, 1973

Healing Through the Mass, Rev. Robert De Grandis, S.S.J., DeGrandis, 1986