"God gave me a father and mother more worthy of heaven than of earth." - Saint Thérèse of Lisieux
Status and wealth, power and fame: St. Thomas More had them all.
The Idea of the Church in Newman’s Tamworth Reading Room
Anthony of Padua has become one of the most popular saints, well known for the many favours granted through his intercession.
St Augustine was a bishop, is a father of the Church and a Doctor of the Church, but above all is a man with an extraordinary story to tell.
Truth is stranger than fiction. And nowhere in literature is it so apparent as in this classic work, the Autobiography of a Hunted Priest.
This is the remarkable and inspiring story of how the famous and revered Chief Rabbi of Rome, Israel Zolli, became a Christian and entered the Catholic Church after World War II
This is the story of the girl to whom the Blessed Virgin appeared as "a little young lady" and revealed herself as the Immaculate Conception.
Many may wonder why Newman was beatified, what was it that made him holy? The authors indicate an answer to this question. His was not a life of extraordinary signs and wonder
One of the best-loved martyrs, from the 1660’s whose lonely mission in the wilds of North York Moors has captured the imagination of people of all faiths.
A Pilgrim’s Search for God
John Carmel Heenan’s ambition was to be a parish priest yet he became Archbishop of Westminster and a Cardinal of the Catholic Church.
In this biography, Cardinal Manning is revealed as one of the greatest men of his age, an inspirational figurehead who inspired massive depth of affection.
St Catherine of Siena, mystic, doctor of the Church, patron of Italy and of Europe has always been considered one of the great women of the Church.
Friend, Critic, Defender
In renouncing the world of her time and embracing poverty, Clare risked everything to be a disciple of Christ.
Classic Catholic Converts presents the compelling stories of over 25 well-known converts to Catholicism from the 19th and 20th centuries.
An exhilarating conversion story of a devout Baptist who relates how he overcame his hostility to the Catholic Church by a combination of serious Bible study and vast research o
Defenders of the faith have been raised up in every era of the Church to proclaim fidelity to the truth by their words and deeds.
2016 marks the 800th anniversary of the foundation of the Dominican Order of Preachers.
Cardinal John Henry Newman's renowned poem describes the death of an old man and the journey of his soul to the judgment seat of God.
A powerful and moving story of the remarkable Jewish woman who converted to Catholicism, became a nun, achieved remarkable success in the male-dominated world of German philosop
Establishes for the first time the historical identity of the Shrine’s foundress, the visionary ‘Rychold’.
Through the great men and women of the English Church we can see the continuous inspiration of the Catholic Faith in England as an unbroken tradition shaping life and work, hist
In this book a group of distinguished authors with varying interests champion the achievements of twenty-three seminal figures in the history of the English Church, from the sev
In this deeply moving narrative, Thomas Howard describes his pilgrimage from Evangelicalism (which he loves and reveres as the religion of his youth) to liturgical Christianity.
John Henry Newman and his Female Circle
Ten Religious Explorers from Newman to Joseph Ratzinger
This 25th volume in the acclaimed Vision Books series of saints' lives for youth 9-15 years old is the story of the saintly Fr.
English Noble and Christian Saint
Born into an upper class family in Castile, Spain, Gonzalo de Yepes had good prospects - that is, until his father was ruined in a speculative venture.
The famous French author's unique writing style captivates the reader with the heroic story of Saint Maximilian Kolbe, a modern apostle of Catholic evangelization, Marian spirit
My Journey to the Catholic Faith
One Woman's Path through the Riddles of God
Archbishop Sheen continues to inspire people as they realise that he provided answers for the same problems that we face today.
Chesterton was a convert to Catholicism and a prolific novelist, critic, biographer, journalist.
The Life and Work of Francis Cardinal Arinze.
History has been less kind to Belloc than to his great friend and collaborator Chesterton.
In a thorough and hard-hitting discussion, Cardinal Raymond Burke frankly offers his thoughts and insights on the pressing issues of our times: the role of the Catholic Church i
Italian Influences on an English Mind
This classic biography, first published in June 1946, is reissued to mark the 450th anniversary of the death of St Ignatius, founder of the Society of Jesus, the Jesuits.
The Spiritual Diaries of Pope St John Paul II. Publication date: 23rd March 2017.
The story of the early Jesuit missionaries who arrived in North America between 1632 and 1637 is a remarkable by all accounts.
Very few people know that Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) wrote a major work on Joan of Arc.
Eminent Victorian, academic and thinker, Anglican clergyman and celebrated convert, caring pastor and writer, Catholic priest, and Cardinal - these are some of the signposts alo
John Henry Newman - a leading Anglican and founding figure of the Oxford Movement who converted to Rome - was beatified by the Pope in September 2010, becoming the first English
In another world it is otherwise, but here below to live is to change, and to be perfect is to have changed often. From An Essay on the Development of Christian Doctrin
As the sanctity of John Henry Cardinal Newman (1801–1890) finally receives formal recognition by the Church, there is ever more interest in this very English of priests.
This book is a culmination of Father Zeno's life work.
Blessed John Henry Cardinal Newman (1801-1890) was one of the most eminent and controversial figures of the nineteenth century.
John Henry Newman was the greatest of all the Englsih churchmen of the last two hundered years.
Together with Teresa of Avila, John de Yepez Alvarez was instrumental in the reform of the Carmelite order in 16th-century Spain.
Born of noble parentage, Saint John Ogilvie was raised in the Calvinist tradition and sent abroad to be educated.
The heroism of the English priest-martyrs during penal times is hard to understate.
St. Thomas More is widely recognized as the good-humored Renaissance humanist scholar who wrote Utopia and two decades later died a martyr's death in defense of papal primacy.
A Short History of G.K. Chesterton
The canonization of Louis and Zélie Martin, the parents of St Thérèse of Lisieux, means that, for the first time, a married couple are canonized together.
In 1902 in an Italian village a young girl, Maria Goretti, was murdered during a sexual attack.
This is the first archaeological and historical biography of the most fascinating and revered woman in history, Mary of Nazareth, the mother of Christ.
From Youth and Conversion to Vatican II, the Liturgical Reform, and After
The second edition of Newman’s Oratory Papers (1846-78), being his Chapter addresses and other writings on the purpose and characteristics of Oratorian life.
Presenting aspects of the life of Cardinal Newman and letting him speak to us in his own words.
Newman's Approach to Knowledge is the fruit of several years of patient research.
In this new and up-to-date biography, the renowned Newman scholar Fr Ian Ker sets out the amazing life of John Henry Newman from his formative Anglican years, following his path
An Intellectual & Spiritual Biography of John Henry Newman
Canonised on the 16th June 2002, Saint Pio of Pietrelcina, better known as Padre Pio, had already become one of the saints whose intercession is most called upon, often with ama
All eight volumes of Newman's famous sermons are brought together in this edition that is beautifully printed and bound on Bible paper with a hardcover and red ribbon.
The Life of John Henry Newman
Since retiring from the papacy in 2013, the first Pope in over 700 years to do so, Pope Benedict has lived quietly in a convent in the Vatican gardens in Rome.
Thanks to the skill of Father Nicholas Gregoris, the publication in English translation of Giovanni Velocci's important work Prayer in Newman will bring before a wider audience
Catholic Military Chaplains in the First World War
O'Donnell shows how Pugin exercised a crucial influence on the direction that the Catholic Revival took in the Midlands - itself a key area for the restoration of Catholicism as
A Definitive Guide to His Central Thoughts and Ideas
The well-known and very popular Catholic couple, Scott and Kimberly Hahn, have been constantly travelling and speaking all over North America for the last few years about their
A Vision book containing the enthralling story of the great modern apostle of youth, Saint John Bosco, and his best-loved pupil who became a saint, Dominic Savio.
'Sister Wendy's deep and insightful commentaries are utterly unique. You will want this splendid book for yourself but also to give to others.' Delia Smith
Author: G. K. Chesterton
Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton, LTD., London
Publishing Date: 1943
Condition: Used. Spine is broken at front and back.
Alojzije Stepinac, Cardinal Archbishop of Zagreb, a deeply spiritual man, led the Catholic Church in Croatia during dangerous times and shared the fate of other Church leaders w
This great Spanish saint (1515-1582), mystic and Doctor of the Church spearheaded the reform of the Carmelite order, founding dozens of new convents in her own lifetime.
This book is a celebration of the life of Nicholas Breakspeare.
Hilaire Belloc was a poet, polemicist, and prose stylist without peer, but above all, an entire generation's mighty champion for the Catholic faith.
This new edition of a classic anthology of the writings and sermons of the great John Henry Newman is a rare treasure house of Newman’s thought and inspiration.
Missioner, Convict Chaplain and Monk
Is He Still the Pope?
The True Story of a Young Girl and Her Guardian Angel
Amid the wars and turmoil of 16th-century Reformation France, in the midst of great suffering and poverty, Providence provided an amazing example of apostolic zeal.
The Life and Spirituality of Elisabeth Leseur
William Gordon Wheeler (1910-1998) was Bishop of Leeds from 1966 until his retirement in 1985.
John Paul II: The Poet Who Became Pope