WHAT WE HAVE READ

2017 Selections

The Lord, Romano Guardini

Voted Favourite of 2016 – Evangelical Exodus, Beaumont

2016 Selections

The Death of Ivan Ilyich, Leo Tolstoy

Oscar Romero: Love Must Win Out, Kevin Clarke

Martin Luther: Catholic Critical Analysis and Praise, Dave Armstrong

Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt, Anne Rice

Jesus of Nazareth, J. Ratzinger

Evangelical Exodus, Douglas Beaumont

The Lord of the World, Robert Hugh Benson

I Burned for Your Peace: Augustine’s Confessions Unpacked, Peter Kreeft

Morte D’Urban, J. F. Powers

Voted Favourite of 2015 – The Betrothed

2015 Selections

The Reformation, Owen Chadwick

Jesus, A Pilgrimage, James Martin SJ

Georges and Pauline Vanier, M. F. Coady

Everyman, anon. (viewed London performance)

The Betrothed, A. Manzoni

Laudato Si, Pope Francis

Voted Favourite of 2014 – Francis of Assisi, A New Biography

2014 Selections

The Edge of Sadness, Edwin O”Connor

Left to Tell, Immaculee Ilibagiza

Father Brown: The Essential Tales, G. K. Chesterton

Evangelii Gaudium (The Joy of the Gospel), Pope Francis

Francis of Assisi – A New Biography, Augustine Thompson, OP

Joan of Arc, Mark Twain

St. Joan, G. B. Shaw (viewed/read)

The Napoleon of Notting Hill, G. K. Chesterton

A Certain Nobleman, Dorothy Sayers

Voted Favourite of 2013 – Murder in the Cathedral

2013 Selections

The Raven in the Foregate, Ellis Peters

Murder in the Cathedral, T. S. Eliot

The Autobiography of a Hunted Priest, John Gerard SJ

The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything, James Martin SJ

Story of a Soul, St. Therese

The Ways of Imperfection, Simon Tugwell OP

2012 Selections

The Song at the Scaffold, Gertrud von le Fort

A Certain Nobleman, Dorothy L. Sayers (from A Man Born to be King)

Sacred Reading, the Ancient Art of Lectio Divina, Michael Casey

The Heart of the Matter, Graham Greene

The Early Church, Henry Chadwick

Count Belisarius, Robert Graves

Western Society and the Church in the Middle Ages, R. W. Southern

Kings in Judea, Dorothy L. Sayers (from The Man Born to be King)

Voted Favourite of 2012 – Sacred Reading, The Ancient Art of Lectio Divina

 2011’s Selections

Jesus of Nazareth,  Pope Benedict XVI

A Man For All Seasons, Robert Bolt

The Keys of the Kingdom, A. J. Cronin

In This House of Brede, Rumer Godden 

Catholics, Brian Moore

 Dear and Glorious Physician, Taylor Caldwell

Why Catholics are Right, Michael Coren

Galileo’s Mistake, Wade Rowland

Becoming Human, Jean Vanier

Voted Favourites of 2011 – Becoming Human and In This House of Brede 

2010’s Selections

Mere Christianity, C.S. Lewis

Nichomachean Ethics, Aristotle

Silence, Shusaku Endo

With God in Russia, Walter Ciszek, S.J.

Inferno and Purgatorio of The Divine Comedy, Dante Alighieri

John Henry Newman:  His Inner Life, Dr. Zeno, O.F.M. Cap.

Wise Blood, Flannery O’Connor

Voted Favourite of 2010 – Silence

2009’s Selections

Come Be My Light, letters of Mother Teresa

The Seven Storey Mountain, Thomas Merton

Brideshead Revisited, Evelyn Waugh

Philosophy 101 by Socrates,  Peter Kreeft

The Screwtape Letters, C.S. Lewis

Death Comes for the Archbishop, Willa Cather

My Life with the Saints, James Martin, SJ

How the Irish Saved Civilization, Thomas Cahill

Voted Favourite of 2009 – Death Comes for the Archbishop

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