Book List

BOOK LIST –

Please send any suggestions for other books to the Spiritual Director

Catford, Clare Addicted to Love – from Rehab to Heaven?  London, Darton, Longman and Todd (2008)  ISBN-13 978-0-232-52728-5       See Review Here

Nouwen, H.J.M. Adam, God’s Beloved, London, Darton, Longman and Todd (1997,2009)  ISBN 0-232-52246-4                                       See Review Here

 

  • Church
  • The Church

Pritchard, John Going to Church – A User’s Guide London, SPCK (2009)

ISBN 978-0-281-05810-5                                                     See Review Here

 

  • Worship and Liturgy

The Eucharist, Holy Communion

Stevenson, Kenneth Do This – The Shape, Style and Meaning of the Eucharist Norwich, Canterbury Press (2002) ISBN 1-85311-464-2

Daily Prayer

The Church in Wales Gweddi Ddyddiol Daily Prayer Norwich, Canterbury Press (2010) ISBN 978 1 85311 934 7

Robson, Pat A Celtic Liturgy London, SPCK (2000, 2008)

ISBN 978-0-281-06096-2

Society of St Francis Celebrating Common Prayer London, Mowbray (1992) ISBN 0-8192-81298

  • Disability, Wholeness and Healing

Catford, Clare Addicted to Love – from Rehab to Heaven?  London, Darton, Longman and Todd (2008)  ISBN-13 978-0-232-52728-5       See Review Here

Nouwen, H.J.M. Adam, God’s Beloved, London, Darton, Longman and Todd (1997,2009)  ISBN 0-232-52246-4                                       See Review Here

Redman, Matt and Beth, Blessed be Your Name – Worshipping God on the Road Marked with Suffering London, Hodder (2005)   ISBN 0 340 90913 7

Vanier, Jean The Broken Body – Journey to Wholeness, London, Darton, Longman and Todd (1988,2009)  ISBN-13 978-0-232-51749-1  See Review Here

Vanier, Jean From Brokenness to Community, Mahwah, N.J., Paulist Press(1992)  ISBN 0-8091-3341-5

 

  • Faith
  • What it means to be a “Christian”

Vanier, Jean The Broken Body – Journey to Wholeness, London, Darton, Longman and Todd (1988,2009)  ISBN-13 978-0-232-51749-1  See Review Here

  • God, Humanity and Creation
  • Christianity

Lewis C.S. The Great Divorce London, Collins (1946, 2001) (Later editions are probably available) ISBN 978-0-060-65295-1

 

  • Lent

Dove, Anthea Lent (for the not-so-holy) Blackrock, The Columba Press (2006) ISBN 978 1 85607 546 6

Rhodes, David Lenten Adventure, London, SPCK (2000) ISBN 0-281-05319-7

  • Love and Compassion

Nouwen, H.J.M., et al Compassion, A Reflection on the Christian Life, London, Darton, Longman and Todd (1982,2008)  ISBN-13 978-0-232-52741-4

 

  • Pastoral Care
  • Addiction

Catford, Clare Addicted to Love – from Rehab to Heaven?  London, Darton, Longman and Todd (2008)  ISBN-13 978-0-232-52728-5       See Review Here

  • Bereavement

Griffiths, Tudor, Jottings in Bereavement – A Christian reflects on the death of his wife Bradford on Avon, Terra Nova (2003) ISBN 1 90194 926 5

Stickney, Doris, Water Bugs and Dragonflies – Explaining Death to Young Children, Cleveland, Oh., The Pilgrim Press (2004) ISBN 0-8298-1624-0

 

  • Prayer (including Reflection and Meditation)
  • About Prayer

Hybels, Bill Too Busy Not to Pray, Leicester, IVP (1988,2003)

ISBN 0-85111-329-X

Jamison, Abbot Christopher Finding Sanctuary – Monastic Steps for Everyday Life London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson (2006) ISBN-13 978 0 29785 132 5

Yancey, Philip Prayer – Does it make any difference? London, Hodder (2006) ISBN-13 978 0 34090 908 9

 

  • Reflections and Meditations

Askew, Eddie, Facing the Storm – Meditations and Prayers, Brentford, The Leprosy Mission International (1989) ISBN 0 902731 30 0

Llewelyn, Robert Our Duty and Our Joy London, Darton, Longman and Todd (1993,1996) ISBN 0-232-52195-6

Rhodes, David The Advent Adventure, London, Triangle SPCK (1998)

ISBN 0-281-05159-3

Rhodes, David Lenten Adventure, London, SPCK (2000) ISBN 0-281-05319-7

  • Spiritual Direction

Hughes, Gerard W. God of Surprises, London, Darton, Longman and Todd (1985,2001)  ISBN 0-232-52153-0

Leech, Kenneth Soul Friend – A Study of Spirituality London, Sheldon Press (1977, 1980)  – not for the beginner

Nouwen, H.J.M., The Road to Daybreak, London, Darton, Longman and Todd (1989,1997)  ISBN 0-232-52238-3  out of print but can be obtained second hand