The CSC library…

June 5, 2010 § 2 Comments

seems quite underutilised!

But they have quite a number of books–

Most of Henri Nouwen’s works, Fulton Sheen’s Life of Christ, Confessions by St. Augustine, St. John’s Dark Night, Navarre bible commentary of all the Gospels and Acts, collected works of St Teresa of Avila, one or two books by C.S.Lewis…

I also managed to get hold of a book on Ignatian Spirituality (Examen) by Timothy M. Gallagher. There was a book on discernment and another on spiritual consolations, but I could only borrow 3 books in all, and besides, I don’t think I can take in so many at a go.  

They didn’t seem to have many books written by the popes though. There were a few by Pope John Paul (like Crossing the Threshold of Hope) but I was expecting more by Pope Benedict. Also, I was looking for the book ‘Love and Responsibility’ by Pope John Paul II.

Hoho, now let me introduce my library! You may feel free to borrow some books, since I cannot read all of them in one go.


  • The Catechism of the Catholic Church
  • The Faith Explained by Leo Trese
  • Living the Catholic Faith


  • The Complete C.S.Lewis Signature Classics (containing Mere Christianity, The Screwtape Letters, The Problem of Pain, Miracles, The Abolition of Man and The Great Divorce)
  • Orthodoxy by G.K.Chesterton
  • Answer me this! by Patrick Madrid
  • Rome Sweet Home by Scott Hahn
  • Reason for the Hope Within

Henri Nouwen

  • Here and Now
  • Finding my Way Home
  • Seeds of Hope: A Henri Nouwen Reader
  • Bread for the Journey

Fulton Sheen

  • Life of Christ
  • Way to Happiness: An inspiring guide to Peace, Hope and Contentment
  • In the Fullness of Time


  • Interior Castle by St. Teresa of Avila
  • Dark Night of the Soul by St John of the Cross
  • I believe in Love by Father Jean (a book about St. Therese)
  • The Autobiograpy of St. Therese of Lisieux
  • Dialogue by St. Catherine of Siena
  • The Inner Life by St. Thomas a Kempis


  • Crossing the Threshold of Hope
  • Prayers and Devotions (365 Daily Meditations)


  • The Treasury of Christian Classics (containing Brother Lawrence’s ‘The Practice of the Presence of God’)
  • The Greatest Thing in the Word by Henry Drummond
  • The Purpose Driven Life
  • The Sacred Romance by Curtis and Eldredge
  • The Chronicles of Narnia

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