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St. Bonaventure’s Life of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ – Free Catholic Audiobook

Seeing himself as “unequal to so great a task”, St. Bonaventure nevertheless endeavored to introduce his readers to the practice of “the most beneficial of all devout exercises, and that which is most capable of leading [them] to the summit … Continue reading

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The Penny Catechism (Catechism of Christian Doctrine) – Free Catholic Audiobook

A question and answer format catechism that was the standard catechetical text in Great Britain throughout most of the 20th century. Popularly called the Penny Catechism, as the original version only cost one penny. Various editions of the Penny Catechism … Continue reading

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An Explanation of Catholic Morals by Rev. John H. Stapleton – Free Catholic Audiobook

A Concise, Reasoned, and Popular Exposition of Catholic Morals. The ten commandments, vice and virtue from the Catholic perspective. The contents of this volume appeared originally in The Catholic Transcript, of Hartford, Connecticut, in weekly installments, from February, 1901, to … Continue reading

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Selected Letters of Saint Jane Frances de Chantal- Free Catholic Audiobook

Saint Jane Frances de Chantal (1572 – 1641) is a Roman Catholic Saint, who founded The Congregation of the Visitation after the death of her husband. St. Francis de Sales was her Spiritual Director and a close friend. After St. … Continue reading

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Lives of the Saints: With Reflections for Every Day in the Year by Rev Alban Butler – Free Catholic Audiobook

Compiled from the much larger 12 book set of “Butler’s Lives of the Saints”, this volume contains short biographies of the Saints, for each day of the year, followed by a reflection for each entry.     To download a … Continue reading

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Lives of the Saints: With Reflections for Every Day in the Year by Rev. Alban Butler – Free Catholic Audiobook

Compiled from the much larger 12 book set of “Butler’s Lives of the Saints”, this volume contains short biographies of the Saints, for each day of the year, followed by a reflection for each entry.     To download a … Continue reading

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The Way of Perfection by St. Teresa of Avila – Free Catholic Audiobook

El Camino de Perfección (trans.: The Way of Perfection) is a method for making progress in the contemplative life written by St. Teresa of Ávila for the sisters of her reformed convent of the Carmelite Order (Discalced). St. Teresa was … Continue reading

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The Consoling Thoughts of Saint Francis de Sales – Free Catholic Audiobook

Francis de Sales (1567-1622) was a French priest and later bishop of Geneva who was revered as a master of spiritual direction and fondly remembered for his keen insights into the personal spiritual struggles of men and women of all … Continue reading

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On Union With God by Blessed Albert the Great – Free Catholic Audiobook

Surely the most deeply-rooted need of the human soul, its purest aspiration, is for the closest possible union with God. As one turns over the pages of this little work, written by Blessed Albert the Great towards the end of … Continue reading

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On the Exercises of Piety by Fr. Jean Guibert – Free Catholic Audiobook

In this book, Father Jean Guibert of the Society of St. Sulpice shows how piety permeates the spiritual life in mental and vocal prayer, in the sacraments, in various devotions, in spiritual reading, in the examination of one’s conscience, and … Continue reading

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