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(all links are PDFs unless otherwise noted)
Writings by Matthew Manint
|With Glory and Honor You Crowned Them – a book on the 7 female martyrs of the Roman Canon: Perpetua, Felicity, Agatha, Lucy, Agnes, Cecilia, and Anastasia. Full of beautiful artwork, history, and ancient texts. You may also order a Kindle Version or print versions (Color or Black/White).
To appreciate the artwork even more, download the high-resolution PDF.
|Like a Dove in the Cleft of the Rock – a book that views the climb of holiness through the lens of the Song of Songs and the life of St. Mary Magdalene. Based on a retreat preached in 2013 to the Apostles of the Interior Life. You may also order a Kindle Version or a Print Version.|
|Lazarus Speaks – a book of interviews with homeless people on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. You may also order a Kindle Version or a Print Version.|
- On Work – a short commentary on selecting employment as a consecrated man living alone.
- Fraternity of the Hidden Life – some ideas for a secular institute based on Bl. Charles’s spirituality.
Writings by Others
- Bl. Charles de Foucauld: Heart of Christianity, Heart of Christ by Cardinal Jose Saraiva Martins – a beautiful essay on the spirituality of Bl. Charles
- Charles de Foucauld by M.R. Hoste – a short life of Bl. Charles in pamphlet form by Catholic Truth Society (1936)
- Review of Life by Joe Conrad – some excellent insights into the Review of Life by a member of a Cleveland lay community
- Charles de Foucauld in 1904 by Fr. Tony Philpot – a series of notes and insights into Charles’s life
- Charles de Foucauld by Rene Bazin – a classic, early biography of Fr. Charles