Over the last few years, several donors have offered their books, CDs, DVDs and VHR tapes for your use, and these are on the shelves at the back of the church. THEY ARE NOT BEING GIVEN AWAY! You are welcome to borrow, but you are expected to return them in a reasonable time.
The most recent additions to the collection were added on 2 February 2017
Finding Grace at the Center -- #25 and 26 -- centering prayer
Jesus Before Christianity -- #36 and 37 -- Jesus before devotions and other influences changed the way we think of Him.
Mary, the Faithful Disciple -- #44 -- Mary wasn't just the sweet Madonna!
Putting Forgiveness into Practice -- #62
The Ladder of the Beatitudes -- #86 -- Jesus' recipe for a full life
The Screwtape Letters -- #95 -- Satan writes to his agent devils about how to tempt us humans effectively.
The Shack -- #97 and 98 and 216 -- A man lost in deep grief at the loss of his small daughter meets the Holy Trinity in a forest shack and learns what God's love means.
The Way of the Heart -- #99 and 100 -- Brains alone will not bring us to God.
90 Minutes in Heaven -- #118 -- A preacher dies in a car accident and goes to heaven for 90 minutes before being sent back to witness to it all.
Where Do You Stand? Eight Moral Issues -- #140
Heaven is for Real -- #142, 187 and 372 -- Another visit to heaven and a return to tell us about it.
Healing the Broken Heart: Stories of Forgiveness and Healing -- #169
Spirituality of the Psalms -- #178
The Reed of God -- #210 -- a great little book on spirituality
The Naked Now -- #219 -- learning to see as the mystics see
Mere Christianity -- #221 -- a classic on what Following Christ is and is not
Your God is Too Small -- #222 -- challenges us to think again about our image of God.
Wild at Heart: Discovering the Secret of a Man's Soul -- #215 Fathered by God: Learning What Your Dad Could Never Teach You -- #217, 282
King, Warrior, Magician, Lover: the Mature Masculine -- #220
Catholic Dads -- #260
SAINTS -- if nothing else attracts you, look for inspiration in Saints' lives
John XXVII -- #3 Blessed Mother Mary -- #18, 42, 46, 54, 160 Paul -- #57, 145, 244, 249, 254, 255 Damien -- #31 Teresa -- #77, 163, 238 Francis of Assisi -- #79, 162, 171 Mother Marianne -- #125 Kateri Tekakwitha -- #137 Agnes -- #138 Philomena -- 139, 240 Augustine -- #146 Charles de Foucauld -- #157, 158 Francis Xavier -- #172 Catherine of Siena -- #173 Jeanne Jugan -- #189 Mother Teresa -- #192 John Paul II -- #205, 248, 250 Thomas Aquinas -- #211 Martin de Porres -- #212 John Masias -- #213 Patrick -- #252 Abraham -- #253 Anthony and Jude -- #261 The Book of the Saints -- #373 The Twelve Apostles -- DVD 101 Esther -- DVD 102 Jacob -- DVD 109 Jeremiah -- DVD 112 Joan of Arc -- DVD 114 Therese of Lisieux, the little flower -- DVD 117
ADDED 2 FEBRUARY 2017
In God's Embrace: Prayers for Healing The Healing Power of Joy The Healing Power of Peace Sacred Healing Prayerful Pauses: Finding God's Presence in Everyday Life Habits of the Soul: Learning to Live on Purpose Embracing our Blessings: Faces of the Beatitudes When the Rain Speaks: Celebrating God's Presence in Nature Traits of a Healthy Spirituality The Saints Are Coming: A rebel priest and a daring woman in Mexico Images of God: Encountering the Divine Presence thru Visionary Prayer Disciples of All Nations: Living & understanding new evangelization With Grateful Hearts: Spiritual Reflections for Everyday Living The Catholic Way to Pray: An Essential Guide for Adults Turning Hearts to Christ: Engaging People in a Lifetime of Faith Adventure Inward Liturgy Made Simple The Most Asked Questions about Liturgy When the Well Runs Dry: Prayer Beyond the Beginning The Power of Pause: Becoming More By Doing Less eucharist with a small "e" Catechism of the Catholic Church A New Look; at the Sacraments, 1994 ed. A New Look; at the Sacraments, 1998 ed. The Early Years of the Church An Advent of Understanding (Christdmas after a loved one dies) Pray Always The Easy Way to Stop Drinking The Future Church (as of 2009) The Liturgical Year: history and meaning Bible Reading for Spiritual Growth Understanding the Sacraments Basic Catechism (Q and A format) Rediscover Jesus: An Invitation Daily Life in the Time of Jesus The Gospels Simply Explained Pilgrim Church: A Popular History of Catholic Christianity Embodying the God We Proclaim: Ministering as Jesus Did Doing FaithJustice: An Introduction to Catholic Social Thought